Our Team

Meet our Team of Automotive Specialists at Germain Nissan of Columbus

Look at that team. We're pretty proud of our staff here at Germain Nissan. And why wouldn't we be? We have assembled one of the best groups of automotive experts in the business - and they are all here to serve you. Feel free to contact anyone you see here and test their vehicle knowledge. Or, you know, set up a new or used car test drive, service appointment or other meeting. We believe in putting our full attention to the customer, but we won't go overboard. And we don't believe in high-pressure sales!

Want to see your smiling face below? Then you might consider joining the Germain Nissan team!

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

Sales

John Germain, General Manager
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Carleton Josey, Sales Consultant


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Chad Elward, Sales Consultant


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Joshua Fidelman, Sales Consultant


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Burnard Varney, Sales Manager
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Michael Garvey, New Car Sales Manager
614-418-4500


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Greg Saylor, Pre Owned Manager
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Alan Friedman, Sales Consultant
614-383-4306

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Originally from New York, Alan is a graduate of the University of Maryland and attended George Mason University School of Law. After more than 20 years in the Washington DC area, Alan and his two daughters moved to Columbus in 1999. The family now includes his wife Theresa, her two daughters, four grandchildren and a great extended family. Working for a large corporation, Alan was in the field of Technical Surveillance Countermeasures for many years. He brings more than 35 years of sales experience and customer service to the auto industry. Since 2003, Alan has sold more than 1500 vehicles at Germain Nissan and has earned Nissan's Owner First Award of Excellence 7 consecutive years, achieving the platinum/platinum elite lever four times. Alan is the senior sales consultant and EV/ Leaf Specialist at Germain Nissan and looks forward to having the privilege of assisting you with your next vehicle.

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Robert Bailey, Sales Consultant
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Charlie Gregory, Sales Consultant
614-383-4350

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Michael Banton, Sales Consultant
614-383-4307

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Dominique Cook, Sales Consultant
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Dominique graduated in December of 2016 with a degree in entrepreneurship.  She previously worked at Hollywood Casino Columbus but car sales have always been a desire of hers.  Dominique is a Las Angeles Lakers Fan.

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Steve Mendoza, Internet Sales Consultant
614-383-4308


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Chamo Diaz, Sales Consultant (Hablo español)
614-383-4334

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James Jordan, Sales Consultant
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Sam Akotia, Sales Consultant
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Josh Ross, Sales


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Daniel McCormick, Sales Consultant


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Kristopher Gingerich, Sales Consultant


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Roger Moore, Sales
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Josh Roach, Sales Consultant
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Aaron McTurner, Sales Consultant
614.383.4360


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Finance

LaDonshay "Deezy" Jackson, F&I Manager
614-383-4313

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Ralph Johnson, F&I Director
614-383-4348


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Service

Owen White, Apprentice Technician


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Brendyn Seymour , Apprentice Technician


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Donald Greene, Service Technician


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TONY LONG, Service and Parts Director

Tony long has 17 years of automotive experience and loves how the Germain organization cares for its customers and employees.  He was born in Pittsburgh, PA and has two daughters.  When he's not at work, he enjoys riding his bike, especially for Pelotonia. He also enjoys hitting the links when he can and working on his golf game.

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Joshua Betancourt, Service Technician

Starting at an early age, Joshua has always had a passion for cars.  He went to school for automobile technology and has been working in dealerships ever since.  Joshua is also a huge sports fan.

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Logan Arnold, Lot Technician

Logan started in the dealership industry in 2013.  He enjoys spending free time with friends and loves working on computers.  He actually built his first computer when he was just eleven years old!

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Jose Cordova, Service Advisor


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Charles West, Service Advisor
614-383-4508

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Don Shaw, Service Advisor
614-383-4322


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Kevin Couthen, Service Advisor
614-383-4324

Kevin is from Johnstown, OH and has 2 years of experience as a technician and almost a year in advising. He likes to help solve customers' issues with their cars and enjoys the family focus at Germain Nissan. Kevin is hardworking, enjoys helping people, and was in the army before joining our team. Kevin is married with a son and loves spending time with his family, watching movies, snowboarding and bicycling.

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John Florence, Express Service Advisor
614-418-4500

John is from Dayton, OH and has 6 ½ years of experience in customer service. He likes working with customers and truly cares about their experience with Germain Nissan. John is soon to be married and has 3 wonderful daughters. He loves bowling and golfing in his free time.

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Han Chun, Service Technician
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Harlan Jackson, Shop Foreman/Master Technician
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Braeden McCoy, Service Greeter
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Dwayne Henkel, Service Technician
614-418-4500

Dwayne is a 25 year ASE Certified technician with over 13 years of experience with Nissan. He is from Pataskala, OH and enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter. Dwayne loves to grill, is a big classic rock fan and owns 2 Nissans.

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Dillon Peterman, Service Technician
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David Shutt, Service Technician
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Nicholas Stephenson, Service Technician
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Daniel Vickers, Service Technician
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Brady Craft, Lot Technician
614-418-4500


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Lucas McLain, Service Apprentice


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Devin Munyan, Service Apprentice


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Zach Smith, Service Apprentice


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Brandon Reynolds, Service Apprentice


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Cody Hainley, Service Apprentice


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Terra Reese, Service Advisor


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Support Staff

Destiny Clark, Office Manager
614-383-4330


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Sandy Foor, Title Clerk
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Margaret Weadbrock, Payroll Clerk
614-383-4329


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Nikki Rister, Biller
614-383-4333


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Kayla Hugley, Technology Specialist


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Parts

Max Barajas, Parts Counter Representative


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John Fridley, Parts Counter
614-383-4327

John has 10 years of experience in the Germain Nissan Parts department. When asked what he likes most about working here, John said "Work with great people, in a great atmosphere and for a man whose integrity and devotion to service is above reproach." John is married and has 2 married daughters.

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Joseph Baies, Parts Driver


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