Meet Our Tri State Team!

Click on one of the people below to find out more information.

President and Co-President

Todd Hill

Hi! I'm Todd Hill and I am the President of Tri State Auto Family. My goal since day one is to make you, my customer and friend, happy. 

I have proudly supported many organizations and community gatherings in my 11 years of being in Maryville. My background would lead you to know that I am especially proud of the FFA and growing farming community. 

When I am not at work, I enjoy going on vacation with my beautiful family. My wife, Surah, and I have two amazing children, Anna & Dan. They are the reason I work so hard.

I also really enjoy spending time with my twin grandsons, Harrison & Hunter. 

Stop by to see me and the res of the Tri State Auto Family today.  We promise to get you the best deal possible. 

Rusty Hill



James Sparks
General Manager
(816) 716-5308

Chad Gastler
Sales Manager

I am a local country boy growing up in Central, MO. I moved to Maryville when I became a NW Bearcat. I graduated and decided Maryville was my forever home. 

I have been in the automotive industry for over 17 years, and I have been with Tri State since 2014. I enjoy my Tri State family, and I know you will too. 

Bob Pearce
Floor Manager
660 582-3677

I have been in the automotive industry for over 6 years having experience in sales, finance, and management. 

My hobbies outside of work include tearing up the drums or playing a round of golf. My family is my main supporter. I am married to my best friend and together we have 3 beautiful daughters. 

John W. Turner
Sales Professional

I grew up in Hopkins, MO and now live in Maryville, MO! I have worked in retail for over 20 years including automotive sales. I take pride in my work earning many recognitions. I have recieved the Ford E3 award for the past 6 years. This award is given to the top 15% of all sales consultants nation wide. 

I am honored to be part of this great community. Come see me today and don't forget "Drive it like you stole it!"

Todd Hayes
Sales Professional

Hey! My name is Todd. I started in the automotive industry on December 11, 2000. I have been with Tri State Ford Lincoln through it all. I have earned the E3 Sales Leadership & Customer Service award because of each and everyone of my customers. So 'Thank you'!

When I am not at work, you can find me golfing, hunting, or attending church. 

Come see me today!


Brian Schimming
Sales Professional

Hey! My name is Brian Schimming. I have been in the automotive industry for over 11 years and my speciality is Used Car Sales. If you are looking for the perfect pre-owned vehicle,  I promise you I can find you the right one!

When I am not at work, you can find me hunting, fishing, kayaking, and hiking all while enjoying time with my family!

Come see me today!

Logan Gibson
Sales Professional

Hi! My name is Logan Gibson. I have 10 years of sales and customer service under my belt. I earned my degree in Hybrid Automotive Technology & General Automotive Technology.

When I am not working, you can find me fishing, working on vehicles, or shooting some clay pigeons. 

Come see me today!

Jared Dowis
Sales Professional

I am starting this new journey as a Sales Professional at Tri State Ford Lincoln  and I am so excited. 

I am a local boy from Tri-County and I married my best friend. When I am not at work, I enjoy watching sports and being an avid Bearcat Fan!

My goal for myself is to have each of my customers to become a friend of mine. Each of my customers will leave smiling!

Kennon Baker
Sales Professional
(660) 541-5193

Hi! My name is Kennon! I am so thrilled to start this new adventure with the Tri State Family. 

I am a local boy, born in raised in the area. In my spare time I enjoy being outdoors. My favorite activities I like doing are fishing and hiking. I am fresh on my feet ready to serve you. 

I have been around customer service most of my young life. My family are business men through & through. I am really excited to be working with Ford products because I have been obsessed with the Ford Ranger and Raptor ever since I can remember. 

Give me a call today!

Ryan Lanman
Sales Professional
(252) 876-1579

Hi! My name is Ryan. I am so happy to be joining the Tri State team! I am a previous active USMC. Throughout my time there, I was a heavy equipment/boat mechanic as well as a marksmanship/water survival instructor. 

I have been in sales for over 9 years and I absolutely love serving and helping out my customers. In my spare time I enjoy the outdoors, skill competitions, and jamming on my fiddle or ukulele. 

I am currently studying political science and chemistry at NWMSU.

I can't wait to get to know you. Give me a call for all your automotive needs and I promise we, together, will find you the perfect vehicle. 

Jeremy Wilson
Finance Director

Hey! My name is Jeremy Wilson. I have over 16 years experience in the automotive industry and over 25 years experience in sales management. I attended NWMSU; I was the starting QB 4 years in a row. 

When I am not at work, you can find me golfing, fishing, and spending time with my beautiful family!

Come in and see us today!



Steven Marriott
Ford Service Manager

I have been in the auto industry for over 25 years and for 9 of them, I have been with Tri State. When I started, I worked as a Service Writer and I have worked my way up to become the Master Certified Service Manager. While working at Tri State, I have earned the Employee Excellence Award 5 times.

My main priority is my family; having 2 beautiful daughters and my beautiful wife. They are my rock. When not at work, I enjoy hunting, fishing, and spending time with my family. 

Michael Macias
Ford Service Writer

Hi! My name is Michael, but you can call me Mike. I have been in the automotive industry fr over 2 years now, all which has been with Tri State Ford Lincoln. 

When I am not working, you can find me spending time with my daughter doing fun things like going to the park, watching movies, or going to the pool. 

Come see us today!

Kenny Hanna
Quick Lane Manager

Hey! My name is Kenny! I have been in the car business for over 10 years. Anywhere from sales, detail, to my now found home of automotive service. 

When I am not at work, you can find me golfing and spending time with my friends & family. 

Maryville has been my hometown my whole life so being able to help its community members is amazing!

Come see me today at Tri State Quick Lane!

Adam Peter
Service Porter

Hi! My name is Adam. I have been in the automotive business for over 17 years  and I have been with Tri State for the past 4 years. I received my Master Certification in automotive parts and I am now the service porter. 

When I am not at work, you can find me traveling the world. My favorite thing is to go somewhere and learn something new. 

Come see us today!

Denny Florea
Ford Parts Manager

Hi! My name is Denny! I am the Ford Lincoln Parts manager here at Tri State Ford Lincoln. I have over 30 years in the automotive parts/service industry and have been with Tri State for many of those years!

When I am not at work, you can find me camping and spending quality with my friends and family!

Looking for a part, I know where to start!

Matt Williamson
Quick Lane Writer
(660) 528-3677

Hey! My name is Matt. I have been in the car business for over 20 years. Anywhere from body shop to service writer. 

When I am not at work, you can find me watching my kids & grandkids play ball.

Come see me today!

Trey Goff
Service Porter
(660) 582-3677



Brandi Bonde

Hi! My name is Brandi. I am the receptionist here at Tri State. I am always here to help you. I will get you in the right direction!

Vicki Holtman
Office Manager

Hi! My name is Vicki and I have been with Tri State for many years now. I am the office manager and am here to help you with any thing you may need. 

I am a local, being from Hopkins, MO. I have 7 wonderful children and I enjoy hanging with my friends. 

Give me a call today if you have any questions.

Stephanie Poppa

Hi! My name is Stephanie! I am a proud Maryville native and Spoofhound alum.  I completed a B.S. in Accounting in 2013 and an MBA in 2015 from Northwest Missouri State University.  Because of my avid interest in cars and the auto industry, I was excited to join the Tri State family in the fall of 2016.  In my free time I enjoys spending time with friends, crafting, and reading.  

Jason Rauch
Financial Controller

Hi! My name is Jason. I am a Maryville man at heart. I am the financial controller here at Tri State. If you have any questions regarding financial moves, give me a call!


Company Specialist

Lee Richman

Hi! My name is Lee Richman. Here are a few things about me. I grew up in Saint Joeseph, MO and attended the University of Missouri.

I have over 25 years in retail under my belt which is why I have chose Tri State as my home. 

I have two beautiful children and an amazing wife. Together we have two fur babies. 

Can't wait to meet you. If you have any questions, feel free to give me a call!


Rental and Detail

Lauren Black
Rental Manager


Internet Marketing & Advertising

Aaron Stahl
Digital Marketing Assistant
(660) 582-3677

Hi my name is Aaron. I am a current NWMSU student majoring in Digital Media. I work in the digital media department assisting and learning daily. Can't wait to meet you! 

Bryttani Sparks
Digital Marketing

Hi, my name is Bryttani. I have been with Tri State for over two years and I absolutely love my team here. I look forward to meeting new people daily! 

Here at Tri State I am the Digital Media & Event Coordinator. If you have any questions, feel free to give me a call!


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