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Management & Administration

Bill Howich, President
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Bill began working for us in April 1987 when he started as the Sales Manager for Warren Burd Motors.

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Darren Irving, General Sales Manager
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Darren started with Bill Howich Chrysler in 1992

He spent 13 years in the Service Department, 8 years at Bill Howich RV before becoming Sales Manager and now General Sales Manager!

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Kim Abbott, Controller
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Tanya Mahalek, Accounts Payable
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Gurleen Mann, Weekend Administrator/ Receptionist
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Jason Drake, Business Development Coordinator
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Sales

Al Wall, Sales Manager
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Ron May, Sales Team & Fleet Manager
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Ron has close to 20 years of sales, leasing, and fleet experience and has earned the Chrysler Sales Excellence Award every year he has been with Bill Howich Chrysler. This award demonstrates a Sale Representative's exceptional commitment to training, product knowledge, and customer service.

Married with 5 adult children, Campbell River has been home to Ron for over 25 years now. Ron stays active in the Campbell River Fish & Wildlife Club where he serves as the Treasurer and is also actively involved in the ATV Club. He spends a lot of his free time outdoors riding his quad or shooting his bow and arrow at 3D Archery Shoots. For your next vehicle, RV, boat, or cargo trailer, call Ron May
"Your Friend in the Car Business."

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Rob Priestley - 'Red Jacket Rob', Sales Team
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Rob started in the sales business at another FCA dealership in Edmonton in 2004 before he came to us in 2015. Rob specializes in FCA brands, including our renowned line of Ram trucks. Rob is always happy to help and stays committed and available to his customers 24/7.

Rob loves the great outdoors, specifically fishing and camping with his wife and two wonderful sons. He also has a passion for nature and wildlife photography.

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Erica Fast, Sales Representative
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Erica is pleased to be a part of the great sales team here at Bill Howich Chrysler. She specializes in customer service and satisfaction, delivering excellent product knowledge and stress-free deliveries right to your door in Campbell River and beyond.

Erica is proud to be raised in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Living in Campbell River since 2011, Erica and her husband continue to invest in several key community events and charities in Campbell River. She loves interior design, photography, and playing the piano in her spare time.

Erica would like to make a friend and customer for life by making it easy to put a your chosen vehicle in your driveway and the keys in your hand.


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Lynda Allen, Sales Team
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Kennedy Cott, Sales Team
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Finance

Judy Douglas, Business Development & Finance Director
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Judy joined our Sales Department in 2013 as our new Business Manager. She has many years of knowledge in the automotive industry. Judy has worked as a Business Manager for over 10 years.

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Service & Parts

Arron Summerfelt, Service Manager
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James Ernst, Service Tower Controller
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Norm Coté, Parts Manager
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Norm has been with us for 16 years, and has been the Parts Manager since May of 2010. In his spare time, he is an avid curler, involved previously in the Comox Valley and now the Campbell River junior curling programs for the past 8 years.

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Tyler Watkins, Parts & Service Advisor
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Mellisa MacLeod, Shuttle Driver/Wash Bay
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Ken Stillin, Automotive Technician
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Ken has been here the longest of any of our employees - including Bill Howich himself - over 40 years!!!

He started with AMC/Jeep, and became Red Seal Certified in January of 1982. Before starting at the dealership back when it was owned by Warren Burd, he pumped gas starting at the age of 16. Some of his other experiences include drywalling and glass cutting/installation.

Fun Fact: Ken is known around here for his sense of humour!

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Dennis Leavitt, Automotive Technician
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Jim Leach, Automotive Technician
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Jim has worked in Bill Howich Chrysler's Service Department since April 2014.

He is a retired member of our Canadian Forces and been from one end of the country to the other.

In total, Jim has over 30 years in the Automotive Industry!

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Kiel Yablonski, Automotive Technician
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Lawrence Embury, Automotive Technician
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Chris Cline, Automotive Technician
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Chris Cline has been with Bill Howich Chrysler for just over 7 years.

Prior to coming to Campbell River, he worked for 7 years as Skookum Dodge's Service Manager and 10 years as an Auto Tech at Richmond Chrysler. Chris received his training through BCIT.

Fun Fact: Chris works admin for the Comox Valley Jeep Club!

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Detail

Ryan Howich, Detailer
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Ryan Lloyd, Detailer/Shuttle Driver
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Colby Ladret, Detailer
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Lot

Ron Gudmundson, Lot Supervisor
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