Meet Our Team

Shayne  Rankin
Shayne Rankin
General Manager

Shayne started with Birchwood Automotive Group 17 years ago as a summer student from Asper School of Business. Throughout the years he has worked in different roles at various manufacturers within the Birchwood Automotive Group including Honda, Saturn, General Motors, Kia, Hyundai and Nissan. Shayne spends most of his free time with his beautiful wife Rachel and two young girls, Addyson and Harper, who keep him on his toes. Shayne grew up in the charming little Town of Killarney Manitoba, and if you ask him nicely, he might just tell you a few stories of his misspent youth there..Shayne started with Birchwood Automotive Group 17 years ago as a summer student from Asper School of Business. Throughout the years he has worked in different roles at various manufacturers within the Birchwood Automotive Group including Honda, Saturn, General Motors, Kia, Hyundai and Nissan. Shayne spends most of his free time with his beautif...Read More Read Less

Darin  Meakin
Darin Meakin
Fixed Operations Manager

Darin joined the Birchwood Automotive Group when Birchwood Pontiac GMC, merged with Orion Chevrolet in 2009. He started in this industry 30 years ago as a Lot Attendant, has experience as a Service Advisor, Service Manager and is now our Fixed Operations Manager, overseeing our Service and Parts Departments! Darin enjoys playing the guitar and snowmobiling, but his favorite thing to do is spending time on his dock or Pontoon Boat with his wife, son and their dog, Blue. Darin joined the Birchwood Automotive Group when Birchwood Pontiac GMC, merged with Orion Chevrolet in 2009. He started in this industry 30 years ago as a Lot Attendant, has experience as a Service Advisor, Service Manager and is now our Fixed Operations Manager, overseeing our Service and Parts Departments! Darin enjoys playing the guitar and sn...Read More Read Less

Travis  Bauman
Travis Bauman
General Sales Manager

Travis started his career as a Sales Consultant at Birchwood Chevrolet in 2010 and spent time in Sales and Management with our Ford and Toyota stores, before returning to GM as a Sales Manager over 3 years ago. Travis and his wife share 3 children together. They love to cheer on the Winnipeg Jets and the Winnipeg Blue Bombers! Hockey Season is the best season, but Travis also enjoys golfing and watching NFL football.Travis started his career as a Sales Consultant at Birchwood Chevrolet in 2010 and spent time in Sales and Management with our Ford and Toyota stores, before returning to GM as a Sales Manager over 3 years ago. Travis and his wife share 3 children together. They love to cheer on the Winnipeg Jets and the Winnipeg Blue Bombers! Hockey Season is the ...Read More Read Less

Chris  Van Luven
Chris Van Luven
Pre Owned Sales Manager

Chris joined Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC 10 years ago as a Used Car Manager, he was previously a Used Car Manager for 17 years. He has 4 grown children & 8 grandchildren who he absolutely adores! Chris & his wife have 1 cat (Rocky) & 1 fox red Labrador (Hunter) who is 3 months old who keeps him very busy. You can always find Chris cheering on our Winnipeg Jets & Bombers, although he does also love to watch golf. His favorite place to travel is to Arizona where it is nice and hot but hopes to one day be able to retire and travel to Italy with his wife.Chris joined Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC 10 years ago as a Used Car Manager, he was previously a Used Car Manager for 17 years. He has 4 grown children & 8 grandchildren who he absolutely adores! Chris & his wife have 1 cat (Rocky) & 1 fox red Labrador (Hunter) who is 3 months old who keeps him very busy. You can always find Chris cheering on our...Read More Read Less

Karl  Decksheimer
Karl Decksheimer
Sales Manager

Karl started at Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC as a Sales Consultant in October, 2012. He was promoted to Sales Manager in 2017 and has been loving it ever since! When Karl isn’t at the dealership, he is spending time with his Wife of 21 Years, being a “Dancing Dad” to his two daughters, or cheering on his favorite team (The Winnipeg Jets, of course!) with his son. If that doesn’t sound busy enough for you, Karl also has 2 dogs, volunteers for a soup kitchen and somehow still finds time for his favorite hobby, Golfing. Don’t worry, he still finds time to relax in his backyard pool every hot summer day!Karl started at Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC as a Sales Consultant in October, 2012. He was promoted to Sales Manager in 2017 and has been loving it ever since! When Karl isn’t at the dealership, he is spending time with his Wife of 21 Years, being a “Dancing Dad” to his two daughters, or cheering on his favorite team (The Winnipeg Jets, ...Read More Read Less

Brandon  Olson
Brandon Olson
Sales Manager

Brandon started with Birchwood 5 years ago as a detailer and quickly moved up the ranks to Delivery Coordinator, Sales Consultant (Top Sales Award Winner!) and was promoted in 2019 to Sales Manager! He stays busy on his days off by spending time Snowmobiling or Seadooing at his cabin in Steep Rock and cheering on Our Winnipeg Jets! Brandon has a cat named Socks!Brandon started with Birchwood 5 years ago as a detailer and quickly moved up the ranks to Delivery Coordinator, Sales Consultant (Top Sales Award Winner!) and was promoted in 2019 to Sales Manager! He stays busy on his days off by spending time Snowmobiling or Seadooing at his cabin in Steep Rock and cheering on Our Winnipeg Jets! Brandon has a ca...Read More Read Less

Jamie  Martin
Jamie Martin
Parts Manager

Jamie came to us from Part Source and has been with here at Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC for 10 Years now. He was promoted to Parts Manager and was awarded with the 2019 GM Parts Manager Guild Gold Award. Jamie is married with 1 son and enjoys cheering on the Winnipeg Jets, listening to all types of music, watching Seinfeld and travelling to Las Vegas!Jamie came to us from Part Source and has been with here at Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC for 10 Years now. He was promoted to Parts Manager and was awarded with the 2019 GM Parts Manager Guild Gold Award. Jamie is married with 1 son and enjoys cheering on the Winnipeg Jets, listening to all types of music, watching Seinfeld and travelling to Las ...Read More Read Less

Matt  Bratland
Matt Bratland
Service Manager

Matt started with Birchwood 14 years ago & was recently the Assistant Service Manager at our Toyota dealership before coming to Birchwood Chevrolet as our Service Manager last month. Matt is originally from Minnesota where he has been a Vikings fan since birth, if you ask him what his favorite band is, he will always tell you he is a HUGE Led Zeppelin fan. He hopes to be able to travel to Lake Bowman in Glacier Nation Park again soon as he goes every summer camping & hiking. We are so happy to have Matt as part of our Service team!Matt started with Birchwood 14 years ago & was recently the Assistant Service Manager at our Toyota dealership before coming to Birchwood Chevrolet as our Service Manager last month. Matt is originally from Minnesota where he has been a Vikings fan since birth, if you ask him what his favorite band is, he will always tell you he is a HUGE Led Zeppe...Read More Read Less

Scott  Stevenson
Scott Stevenson
Sales Consultant

Scott has been with Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC for 9 Years and is one of our Truck Specialists. In other words, he knows his stuff! Before he began with us, he was in Powersports Sales & Management. In both roles, he has received Sales Team Leadership awards! Scott is married, has 2 boys and 1 large dog named Kobe. He spends his free time at the Cabin, riding ATV's and Motorcycles, BBQ'ing, and cheering on our teams; The Jets and Bombers! Oh, and the New England Patriots!Scott has been with Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC for 9 Years and is one of our Truck Specialists. In other words, he knows his stuff! Before he began with us, he was in Powersports Sales & Management. In both roles, he has received Sales Team Leadership awards! Scott is married, has 2 boys and 1 large dog named Kobe. He spends his free time at the...Read More Read Less

Neal  Smith
Neal Smith
Sales Consultant

Neal has been with Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC for 4 years. Before he began with us, he used to build engines as he has been growing up around cars his whole life. Neal was once awarded the World record for Nitro Engine Building. His favorite vehicle is the 2021 Tahoe High Country. In his spare time Neal loves to cook- he is always creating amazing baking & beef jerky he loves to experiment with food. Neal lives life with the volume turned all the way up! If you asked him what is favorite thing is though he would tell you it is his beloved dog Enzo (a Mastiff). Neal hopes to one day build a nice new house & travel to Maui. Neal has been with Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC for 4 years. Before he began with us, he used to build engines as he has been growing up around cars his whole life. Neal was once awarded the World record for Nitro Engine Building. His favorite vehicle is the 2021 Tahoe High Country. In his spare time Neal loves to cook- he is always creating amazi...Read More Read Less

Vick  Sharma
Vick Sharma
Sales Consultant

Vick has been with Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC for just over 3 years and is one of our Truck Specialists- he knows his stuff! Vick has been awarded quite a few things such as Sales Retail Excellence, GM Elite Members award as well as the Circle of Excellence from Birchwood Automotive. His favorite restaurant is a toss up between The Keg & Steve’s Bistro. He hopes to one day be able to travel to Europe. He also loves cheering on our Winnipeg Jets & the Philadelphia Eagles.Vick has been with Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC for just over 3 years and is one of our Truck Specialists- he knows his stuff! Vick has been awarded quite a few things such as Sales Retail Excellence, GM Elite Members award as well as the Circle of Excellence from Birchwood Automotive. His favorite restaurant is a toss up between The Keg & Steve...Read More Read Less

Jennifer Uruski
Jennifer Uruski
Sales Consultant

Jennifer graduated from the University of Winnipeg in June 2019 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree before purchasing her first Condo and starting her career on the Sales floor at Birchwood GM. She and her 1 year old Husky, Skye, love to take walks in their neighborhood. In her spare time, you can find Jennifer hanging out with friends, going to see movies, and watching or going to Winnipeg Jets games!Jennifer graduated from the University of Winnipeg in June 2019 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree before purchasing her first Condo and starting her career on the Sales floor at Birchwood GM. She and her 1 year old Husky, Skye, love to take walks in their neighborhood. In her spare time, you can find Jennifer hanging out with friends, going to see mov...Read More Read Less

Sabrina Byers
Sabrina Byers
Sales Consultant

Sabrina started out with Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC as an Accessories Advisor she quickly then moved up to our Sales Department & has been with us for the last 6 months. She specializes in offering great customer service, helping people make confident choices with their vehicle decisions and maintaining great relationships with them for the years ahead. In her spare time she loves spending time outdoors, but her favorite season is Autumn. Sabrina started out with Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC as an Accessories Advisor she quickly then moved up to our Sales Department & has been with us for the last 6 months. She specializes in offering great customer service, helping people make confident choices with their vehicle decisions and maintaining great relationships with them for the year...Read More Read Less

Kallie Dyck
Kallie Dyck
Sales Consultant

Kallie joined Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC in November 2020, before she started her career on the Salesfloor, she used to be an art instructor as she is a great watercolor artist. She is originally from southern Alberta & recently moved to Winnipeg a few months ago. When asked what her favorite restaurant is, she says “it’s hard to beat a good steak dinner from Ruth’s Chris Steak House in Calgary “. Kallie loves to be in the great outdoors going camping, fishing, and horseback riding in the summer. She spends her free time working & training her horse who she absolutely loves. She hopes to one day own a horse ranch and have a big family. If you asked her what her favorite vehicle is, she would no doubt say it is a sleek Audi RS7 or R8. We are so happy to have Kallie as part of our Sales team! Kallie joined Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC in November 2020, before she started her career on the Salesfloor, she used to be an art instructor as she is a great watercolor artist. She is originally from southern Alberta & recently moved to Winnipeg a few months ago. When asked what her favorite restaurant is, she says “it’s hard to beat a good...Read More Read Less

Mike  Boulanger
Mike Boulanger
Sales Consultant

Mike joined the sales team at Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC 9 months ago, before that he was in the retail furniture and electronics industry for over 15years in Sales & Management. In his spare time, Mike enjoys going hiking, camping & canoeing – if it is warm outside, he loves any outdoor activities. If you asked him what his favorite part of Winnipeg is, he would tell you it is the live music and shows! Mike also loves to BBQ, the spicier the food the better. We are so happy to have Mike as part of our Sales Team. Mike joined the sales team at Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC 9 months ago, before that he was in the retail furniture and electronics industry for over 15years in Sales & Management. In his spare time, Mike enjoys going hiking, camping & canoeing – if it is warm outside, he loves any outdoor activities. If you asked him what his favorite part of ...Read More Read Less

Terrence Chisango
Terrence Chisango
Sales Consultant

Terrence joined Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC in March 2021, before he started his career on the sales floor, he used to be in home improvement sales for 5 years. Terrence is a former public speaking champion & toastmasters president in Harare Zimbabwe. He enjoys spending his time drawing, reading self-improvement books, and learning how to cook. If you asked him what his favorite restaurant is, he would tell you it is Olive Garden. Terrence believes in self-improvement, growth, and doing our best to achieve that as it makes life a worthwhile journey. We are so happy to have Terrence as part of our Sales Team.Terrence joined Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC in March 2021, before he started his career on the sales floor, he used to be in home improvement sales for 5 years. Terrence is a former public speaking champion & toastmasters president in Harare Zimbabwe. He enjoys spending his time drawing, reading self-improvement books, and learning how to cook. I...Read More Read Less

Carmella DiNardo
Carmella DiNardo
Sales Consultant

Carmella joined Birchwood Chevrolet in April 2021, before she started her career on the sales floor she worked in the Aviation/ Travel & Tourism field for 13 years. She is married to her husband of 14 years and they have 3 rescue cats. In her spare time, she loves cooking & everything about cars, if you asked her what her favorite vehicle was she would tell you it’s a C5 & C8 Corvette. She was able to purchase her C5 Corvette by extreme couponing. One day she hopes to again travel to Vegas & Jamaica, she also loves cheering on our Winnipeg Jets. We are so happy to have Carmella as part of our Sales Team. Carmella joined Birchwood Chevrolet in April 2021, before she started her career on the sales floor she worked in the Aviation/ Travel & Tourism field for 13 years. She is married to her husband of 14 years and they have 3 rescue cats. In her spare time, she loves cooking & everything about cars, if you asked her what her favorite vehicle was she w...Read More Read Less

Judy  Zulak
Judy Zulak
Financial Services Manager

Judy joined our Finance team 1 year ago, but has been a Finance Manager for 16 years. Previous to that, she worked as a receptionist, a service advisor and a sales consultant after receiving a degree in Business Administration. She also has completed numerous training programs within the Finance and Insurance departments and volunteers her time to the Siloam Mission. Judy is happily married and has 3 kids, Cole (17), Keah (10) and Maddex (4). She enjoys spending time with family and friends, travelling and going to the lake. Judy loves trying new restaurants - her current recommendations are Pizzeria Gusto, Carne and Passero. Judy hopes to be on the Executive team within the Birchwood Automotive Group one day. Judy joined our Finance team 1 year ago, but has been a Finance Manager for 16 years. Previous to that, she worked as a receptionist, a service advisor and a sales consultant after receiving a degree in Business Administration. She also has completed numerous training programs within the Finance and Insurance departments and volunteers her time to ...Read More Read Less

Doug  Buors
Doug Buors
Financial Services Manager

Doug has been with the Birchwood Automotive Group for 7 years, but has been a Finance Manager with our store for 1 year now. He comes to us with a Criminal Justice Degree from Lethbridge Community College, but now he enjoys building relationships with his customers and our lenders. In his free time, Doug enjoys golfing, cheering on his teams; the New England Patriots and Winnipeg Jets, and listening to all types of music. His favorite season is Summer, but when he follows through with his plan of retiring in Arizona, every season will be a great one!Doug has been with the Birchwood Automotive Group for 7 years, but has been a Finance Manager with our store for 1 year now. He comes to us with a Criminal Justice Degree from Lethbridge Community College, but now he enjoys building relationships with his customers and our lenders. In his free time, Doug enjoys golfing, cheering on his teams; the N...Read More Read Less

Olena  Sharypova
Olena Sharypova
Financial Services Assistant

Olena has been with Birchwood for 8 years and has worked in Sales and Finance before becoming our Office Manager. She is happily married for 33 years, has two sons, two grandsons, and a cat. Olena loves to spend free time fishing, cheering on the Winnipeg Jets, or playing with her grandsons. If she could do anything, Olena would travel to Turkey for the best food in the world!Olena has been with Birchwood for 8 years and has worked in Sales and Finance before becoming our Office Manager. She is happily married for 33 years, has two sons, two grandsons, and a cat. Olena loves to spend free time fishing, cheering on the Winnipeg Jets, or playing with her grandsons. If she could do anything, Olena would travel to Turkey fo...Read More Read Less

Ashley  Adams
Ashley Adams
Financial Services Manager

Ashley joined our Finance Team not long ago but has become such a great addition to the team! She previously worked as a Sales Consultant at our Birchwood Honda store for 4 years where she received the Circle of Excellence with Birchwood. Ashley comes from a large family of 8 kids and she has one nephew named Benjamin who she absolutely adores. If you asked her what her favorite restaurant is, she would say Pizzeria Gusto or The Keg. She loves to play sports like volleyball & basketball and loves anything to do with crafting – she is a homebody! We are so happy to have Ashley as part of our Finance Team!Ashley joined our Finance Team not long ago but has become such a great addition to the team! She previously worked as a Sales Consultant at our Birchwood Honda store for 4 years where she received the Circle of Excellence with Birchwood. Ashley comes from a large family of 8 kids and she has one nephew named Benjamin who she absolutely adores. If ...Read More Read Less

Terry  Genik
Terry Genik
Commercial Account Manager

Terry has been selling General Motors product since 1979. He has been with Birchwood GM for over 25 years. Over the years he has been a member of the Fleet manager's Club for 10 years attaining Gold Level Achievement 6 times. Subsequently, he has been a member of the Sales Marketing Guild for 8 years ranking Bronze, Silver and Gold levels. In the last 7 years Terry was in the top 300 sales consultants in Canada for Sirius/XM subscriptions 6 times. Terry is married to Arlene. He has 2 grown children Misty, a mechanical engineer and Ben, safety officer at Manitoba Hydro. Arlene and Terry have two ginger cats, Mick and Oliver, who are an endless source of activity. Arlene and Terry enjoy boating and fishing on Lake of the Woods and winter vacations in the Caribbean. Terry is currently leasing a 2016 GMC Canyon (to match his boat) and Arlene has a 2014 Chevrolet Cruze. Terry's dream vehicle is a Sierra Denali, if it is available in green.Terry has been selling General Motors product since 1979. He has been with Birchwood GM for over 25 years. Over the years he has been a member of the Fleet manager's Club for 10 years attaining Gold Level Achievement 6 times. Subsequently, he has been a member of the Sales Marketing Guild for 8 years ranking Bronze, Silver and Gold levels. In the l...Read More Read Less

Stephen  McGlenen
Stephen McGlenen
Commercial Account Manager

Stephen joined the Fleet team here about two years ago as one of our Commercial Account Managers and has been with the group for 22 Years. When not working, you can find him on the Golf Course attempting to get his 2nd ever hole in one! Stephen loves spending time in Phoenix, Arizona and also enjoys eating at International House of Pancakes. Pancakes are his favorite food!Stephen joined the Fleet team here about two years ago as one of our Commercial Account Managers and has been with the group for 22 Years. When not working, you can find him on the Golf Course attempting to get his 2nd ever hole in one! Stephen loves spending time in Phoenix, Arizona and also enjoys eating at International House of Pancakes. Pancak...Read More Read Less

Kevin Thompson
Kevin Thompson
Commercial Account Manager

After a brief time away from the Birchwood Automotive Group, Kevin has returned to Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC as a Commercial Account Manager. Prior to that, he was employed with the company for 17 Years! Kevin enjoys spending time at his Family Cabin at White Lake in the Whiteshell, and has been going there ever since he was 6 days old! Other hobbys include; golf, fishing, and curling competitively. Kevin was also a member of the Manitoba Water-Skiing Team for 10 Years! After a brief time away from the Birchwood Automotive Group, Kevin has returned to Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC as a Commercial Account Manager. Prior to that, he was employed with the company for 17 Years! Kevin enjoys spending time at his Family Cabin at White Lake in the Whiteshell, and has been going there ever since he was 6 days old! Other h...Read More Read Less

Rob  McNaught
Rob McNaught
Commercial Account Manager

Rob started at Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC as a Commercial Account Manager in 2019. He comes to us as a Georgian College Business Administration & NADA Dealership Management Program Grad. His favorite vehicle is the 2021 Corvette C8 & he loves spending time with his main man Buster (a French Bulldog). Rob enjoys spending time with family and friends & is a father to 3 great kids. Rob started at Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC as a Commercial Account Manager in 2019. He comes to us as a Georgian College Business Administration & NADA Dealership Management Program Grad. His favorite vehicle is the 2021 Corvette C8 & he loves spending time with his main man Buster (a French Bulldog). Rob enjoys spending time with family and fri...Read More Read Less

Darin  Meakin
Darin Meakin
Fixed Operations Manager

Darin joined the Birchwood Automotive Group when Birchwood Pontiac GMC, merged with Orion Chevrolet in 2009. He started in this industry 30 years ago as a Lot Attendant, has experience as a Service Advisor, Service Manager and is now our Fixed Operations Manager, overseeing our Service and Parts Departments! Darin enjoys playing the guitar and snowmobiling, but his favorite thing to do is spending time on his dock or Pontoon Boat with his wife, son and their dog, Blue. Darin joined the Birchwood Automotive Group when Birchwood Pontiac GMC, merged with Orion Chevrolet in 2009. He started in this industry 30 years ago as a Lot Attendant, has experience as a Service Advisor, Service Manager and is now our Fixed Operations Manager, overseeing our Service and Parts Departments! Darin enjoys playing the guitar and sn...Read More Read Less

Graeme  Phillips
Graeme Phillips
Assistant Service Manager

Graeme started with us as a Service Advisor and has been with the Dealership for 14 years, he is now our Assistant Service Manager. In his spare time, Graeme enjoys playing hockey and baseball, camping and walking his dog. His favorite movie is Mandalorian.

Albert  Guercio
Albert Guercio
Service Consultant

Albert joined the Service Team as a Consultant 7 Years ago, though he has 10 Years experience in the role. Albert has been awarded from the Service Guild three times; twice with Gold and once with Bronze! He also coaches for the Community Hockey Team and volunteers with the Local 60th Scouts Group. Albert is married and has two boys; 19 and 16 years old who keep him busy. He enjoys spending time at the Cottage in the Summer, cheering on the Winnipeg Jets and Pittsburgh Steelers, and if he could go back to Europe (for a third time), he would go again, and again, and again! Albert joined the Service Team as a Consultant 7 Years ago, though he has 10 Years experience in the role. Albert has been awarded from the Service Guild three times; twice with Gold and once with Bronze! He also coaches for the Community Hockey Team and volunteers with the Local 60th Scouts Group. Albert is married and has two boys; 19 and 16 year...Read More Read Less

Jerry  Hamm
Jerry Hamm
Service Consultant

Jerry has been a Service Advisor at the store for 5 Years and just received GM's Elite Gold Award! Jerry is happily married and enjoys spending time with his wife and their family. He also enjoys travelling and being out at the lake.

John  Purington
John Purington
Service Consultant

John has been a Service Advisor at the store for 27 YEARS! He is a great addition to our team and is always keeping us smiling and laughing. When not hard at work John enjoys working on old classic cars, and anything else he can get his hands on. He is a licensed grandmaster tech & if you asked him what his favorite restaurant is he will always tell you it is Silver Heights Restaurant. His favorite season is summer and is looking forward to traveling to Mexico again. John has been a Service Advisor at the store for 27 YEARS! He is a great addition to our team and is always keeping us smiling and laughing. When not hard at work John enjoys working on old classic cars, and anything else he can get his hands on. He is a licensed grandmaster tech & if you asked him what his favorite restaurant is he will always tel...Read More Read Less

Jordan  Stern
Jordan Stern
Service Consultant

Jordan has been a member of the Service Advisor team for 2 years, but has been at the store for closer to 6. He enjoys playing the guitar, the drums and has a cat. Jordan can be found in his free time watching his favorite teams, The Jets and The Canucks, while eating his favorite food, Pizza from Little Pizza Heaven!

Jamie  Martin
Jamie Martin
Parts Manager

Jamie came to us from Part Source and has been with here at Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC for 10 Years now. He was promoted to Parts Manager and was awarded with the 2019 GM Parts Manager Guild Gold Award. Jamie is married with 1 son and enjoys cheering on the Winnipeg Jets, listening to all types of music, watching Seinfeld and travelling to Las Vegas!Jamie came to us from Part Source and has been with here at Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC for 10 Years now. He was promoted to Parts Manager and was awarded with the 2019 GM Parts Manager Guild Gold Award. Jamie is married with 1 son and enjoys cheering on the Winnipeg Jets, listening to all types of music, watching Seinfeld and travelling to Las ...Read More Read Less

Cody  Schneider
Cody Schneider
Assistant Parts Manager

Cody started at Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC as a Shipper/Receiver in October, 2011. He was promoted to Parts Consultant in 2012 and to Assistant Parts Manager in February 2019. When not at work, Cody spends his time with his wife, Chantal, and their daughter Aubrey. They are currently awaiting the arrival of their 2nd daughter, Luna, who is due May 13th! When time allows, Cody enjoys golfing, collecting video games and watching movies with his Family. Cody started at Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC as a Shipper/Receiver in October, 2011. He was promoted to Parts Consultant in 2012 and to Assistant Parts Manager in February 2019. When not at work, Cody spends his time with his wife, Chantal, and their daughter Aubrey. They are currently awaiting the arrival of their 2nd daughter, Luna, who is due M...Read More Read Less

Bruce  Jenkins
Bruce Jenkins
Wholesale Parts

Bruce started in the Automotive Industry in 1976 with Carter Motors as a delivery driver and joined the Birchwood Automotive Group when we merged with Orion Chevrolet in 2009. Bruce enjoys spending time with his wife, Diane and their two lovely daughters; Lisa and Katie. In his younger days, Bruce was an avid snowmobiler, and he still enjoys getting out on the golf course!Bruce started in the Automotive Industry in 1976 with Carter Motors as a delivery driver and joined the Birchwood Automotive Group when we merged with Orion Chevrolet in 2009. Bruce enjoys spending time with his wife, Diane and their two lovely daughters; Lisa and Katie. In his younger days, Bruce was an avid snowmobiler, and he still enjoys gettin...Read More Read Less

Dennis Flack
Dennis Flack
Wholesale Parts

Dennis has been a member of our Parts team for almost a year and comes to us with a ton of experience. He has over 10+ years of Management Experience & was named top Parts Manager in 2008 & 2014 with Mazda Canada. He aspires to become a Parts Manager within Birchwood. Dennis is happily married and has 2 wonderful kids. He enjoys spending his time playing pool & working on his project car (93’ Mazda RX-7). Dennis has been a member of our Parts team for almost a year and comes to us with a ton of experience. He has over 10+ years of Management Experience & was named top Parts Manager in 2008 & 2014 with Mazda Canada. He aspires to become a Parts Manager within Birchwood. Dennis is happily married and has 2 wonderful kids. He enjoys spending his time p...Read More Read Less

Zack  Feitsma
Zack Feitsma
Parts Consultant

Zack has been a member of our Parts team for over a year already and comes to us with experience from Part Source and Napa. He aspires to grow into a Management position at Birchwood. Zack has a hyper dog and hyper cat and a Fiance who he will be marrying in September 2020! He enjoys cheering for his favorite team, the Vancouver Canuks, and listening to his favorite band, Rush!Zack has been a member of our Parts team for over a year already and comes to us with experience from Part Source and Napa. He aspires to grow into a Management position at Birchwood. Zack has a hyper dog and hyper cat and a Fiance who he will be marrying in September 2020! He enjoys cheering for his favorite team, the Vancouver Canuks, and listeni...Read More Read Less

Paul  Saunders
Paul Saunders
Shipper/Receiver

It's hard to believe Paul joined us as our Shipper/Receiver 1 year ago! He is responsible for all of the parts that come in and go out through the dealership. If that doesn't keep him busy enough, Paul has 4 children who also keep him on his toes. He enjoys pool, hockey, baseball and cheering on his favorite sports teams; the Colorado Avalanche and New England Patriots. His dream car would be a 1974 Challenger.It's hard to believe Paul joined us as our Shipper/Receiver 1 year ago! He is responsible for all of the parts that come in and go out through the dealership. If that doesn't keep him busy enough, Paul has 4 children who also keep him on his toes. He enjoys pool, hockey, baseball and cheering on his favorite sports teams; the Colorado Avalanche and...Read More Read Less

Richard Dorge
Richard Dorge
Parts Driver

Richard started with Birchwood Chevrolet just over a year ago, before joining us he was a Winnipeg Transit Operator for 22 years! Richard enjoys spending time doing home renos – he is married & they have 4 children, 2 dogs and 2 cats together. He enjoys cheering on our Winnipeg Jets & Blue Bombers and listening to his favorite band Guess Who. Richard also is a High School Basketball Official in his spare time, he hopes to one day be able to travel back to the Caribbean & Europe. His favorite vehicle is a 1972 Olds 442.Richard started with Birchwood Chevrolet just over a year ago, before joining us he was a Winnipeg Transit Operator for 22 years! Richard enjoys spending time doing home renos – he is married & they have 4 children, 2 dogs and 2 cats together. He enjoys cheering on our Winnipeg Jets & Blue Bombers and listening to his favorite band Guess Who. Ri...Read More Read Less

Braden Breland
Braden Breland
Parts Consultant

Braden has been a member of our Parts team since September 2020. He comes to us with an apprenticeship in plumbing. Braden spends his time off fishing, hunting, snowboarding & skateboarding and cheering on the Winnipeg Jets. One day Braden hopes to become a part time or full time fishing guide. Braden has a cat named Kirby!

Katy  Hallock
Katy Hallock
Administration Manager

Katy started with Birchwood Automotive Group in 2013 as a Sales Admin and joined our store in September 2018. She spends her free time snowmobiling, quading and hanging out and watching hockey (Tampa Bay Lightning!) with her husband RJ and their two boys, Ayden and Liam. Katy enjoys playing soccer, loves the fall and dreams of vacationing in Hawaii one day!Katy started with Birchwood Automotive Group in 2013 as a Sales Admin and joined our store in September 2018. She spends her free time snowmobiling, quading and hanging out and watching hockey (Tampa Bay Lightning!) with her husband RJ and their two boys, Ayden and Liam. Katy enjoys playing soccer, loves the fall and dreams of vacationing in Hawaii...Read More Read Less

Stacey  Coutts
Stacey Coutts
Service Administrator

Stacey started with our Service Administration team in September, 2013. She has experience in cashiering, dispatching as well as warranty administration. Stacey is a Diabetic, but stays strong with help from her biggest protector, her 12 year old son Lincoln, who is the light of her life. They love to travel, watch Disney movies (Moana and The Lion King) and hanging out with friends. Stacey also has a love for Turtles, which is obvious if you have ever seen her Chevy Trax rolling down the street decked out in Pink Rims and Turtle Decals!Stacey started with our Service Administration team in September, 2013. She has experience in cashiering, dispatching as well as warranty administration. Stacey is a Diabetic, but stays strong with help from her biggest protector, her 12 year old son Lincoln, who is the light of her life. They love to travel, watch Disney movies (Moana and The Lion...Read More Read Less

Colleen Mills
Colleen Mills
Service Administrator

Colleen has been with Birchwood Automotive for 23 years; she has been with us at Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC for the last 6 months. Colleen is married, has 2 boys (Owen & Liam) & a large dog named Jack. In her spare time, she enjoys reading and relaxing by the lake. She hopes to one day be able to travel back to Ireland to explore with her family as they have roots there. Colleen has been with Birchwood Automotive for 23 years; she has been with us at Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC for the last 6 months. Colleen is married, has 2 boys (Owen & Liam) & a large dog named Jack. In her spare time, she enjoys reading and relaxing by the lake. She hopes to one day be able to travel back to Ireland to explore with her family...Read More Read Less

Sam  Moung
Sam Moung
Service Detailer
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Sam has been with the Birchwood Automotive Group for over 6 years and is currently working on our detail team. His favorite part about the job is seeing the customer satisfaction of the work he and his team does. Sam enjoy photography, spending time with family and traveling.

Gregg  Sta. Rita
Gregg Sta. Rita
Detailer
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Gregg started his career with Birchwood Automotive group in 2015. He worked as a detailer at the Birchwood Reconditioning Centre, before joining the detail team at Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC in August of 2019 and enjoys working here. Gregg has 2 daughters. In his spare time he likes to watch videos on YouTube and edit his own videos. Gregg also loves to play online video games on his laptop. If the weather is nice, you can find him flying his drone, remote controlled helicopter and racing drone.Gregg started his career with Birchwood Automotive group in 2015. He worked as a detailer at the Birchwood Reconditioning Centre, before joining the detail team at Birchwood Chevrolet Buick GMC in August of 2019 and enjoys working here. Gregg has 2 daughters. In his spare time he likes to watch videos on YouTube and edit his own videos. Gregg also ...Read More Read Less

Arthur  Cordeiro
Arthur Cordeiro
Service Detailer
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Arthur Started with us in the Spring of 2019. He is currently one of our detailers, but Arthur has held many Positions within our company such as Tire Storage Coordinator, Drive Thru Attendant, Parts Delivery Driver and Vehicle Photographer. In his free time Arthur enjoys watching anime and playing video games.

Zach Esau
Zach Esau
Sales Lot Attendant

Zach joined the Birchwood Automotive Group in September 2020 as a lot attendant and soon became our lead lot attendant. He is always in a good mood, even if he has been outside shovelling snow all day. Zach enjoys working out at the gym as he hopes to one day be an NFL/CFL Free Agent, he is always practicing football with the help of his fiancé Christine. Zach joined the Birchwood Automotive Group in September 2020 as a lot attendant and soon became our lead lot attendant. He is always in a good mood, even if he has been outside shovelling snow all day. Zach enjoys working out at the gym as he hopes to one day be an NFL/CFL Free Agent, he is always practicing football with the help of his fiancé Ch...Read More Read Less

Johniel Mariano
Johniel Mariano
Sales Lot Attendant

Johniel joined the Birchwood Automotive Group in October 2020 as a lot attendant. You can always find him smiling & laughing and in a great mood. Johniel enjoys spending time doing PC builds and loves travelling. His favorite place to travel is Japan. He plans on going to RRC to take Business Info Tech as he hopes one day to work in IT doing coding. Johniel joined the Birchwood Automotive Group in October 2020 as a lot attendant. You can always find him smiling & laughing and in a great mood. Johniel enjoys spending time doing PC builds and loves travelling. His favorite place to travel is Japan. He plans on going to RRC to take Business Info Tech as he hopes one day to work in IT doing coding...Read More Read Less