Meet Our Staff

management

Vitaly Gurvich
General Manager
410-876-6400

Vitaly has worked in the car business since 1996 and for Koons since June 2005 as an Finance & Insurance Manager at Koons Annapolis Toyota. Vitaly has been the F&I Director at Westminster since 2008 and as General Sales Manager at Mercedes-Benz of Baltimore in January 2012.  Vitaly transferred back to Koons of Westminster and was promoted to General Manager in November 2018. 

Vitaly and his wife are the proud parents of two young daughters. He enjoys spending time with his family. Vitaly also enjoys traveling and has visited more than 20 countries around the world.

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Angela Boerner
Controller
410-876-6400 x11002

Angela started in the automotive industry in 1986 and at Koons in 2005.

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Ron Howard
General Sales Manager
410-876-6400 x11010

Ronnie started with the Koons organization in 1999. Ronnie has 3 daughters and loves spending time with them.  He's an avid Baltimore Orioles and Tampa Bay Buccaneers fan.  

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Dan Harkins
New Vehicle Sales Manager
410-876-6400 x11503

Dan started working for Koons in April of 2009 as a sales representative. He was promoted to sales manager November of 2011. Dan is elated with the new position and enjoys the challenge that comes with it. He loves the Toyota product and is enthusiastic! He couldn't imagine selling without the Koons name on his shirt.

Dan has 3 children. He is happily married and enjoys spending time with his wife who is also his best friend. He enjoys the automotive industry and is looking to grow with the Koons organization.


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Brooks Hoffman
New Vehicle Sales Manager
410-876-6400 x11052

Brooks started working in the automotive business and at Koons Toyota Westminster in August 2007. He started in the prep department cleaning new and pre-owned vehicles. Eventually, he worked his way to the new car sales team, in July 2009. Brooks has earned the Toyota Sales Society Bronze Award for excellent sales and customer service. He enjoys working for Koons because he believe in customer satisfaction, He loves seeing his clients drive away happy in their new vehicles.

Brooks enjoys spending time with his wife and their 2 sons. They take many trips to Deep Creek Lake, where they like boating and fishing. He also enjoys Ocean City, walking on the boardwalk, and laying on the beach all day. Brooks also likes to play basketball, and golf. Finally he is an avid Baltimore Ravens Fan and watches every game.


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Steve Zwobot
Pre-Owned Sales Manager
410-876-6400 x11068

Steve started in the automotive business in 2010 and with the Koons organization in 2014. He is an automotive enthusiast. In his spare time, he likes to fish and golf.

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Jeff Schuette
Pre-Owned Manager
410-876-6400 x11060

Jeff Schuette has been with Koons Toyota of Westminster since 2008. Jeff is married. He enjoys golfing, playing and watching football- he is a die-hard Ravens fan. In 2006 he won Mr. Maryland body-building competition at age 20.


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New Vehicle Sales

Maryann McMorrow
Product Specialist
410-876-6400 x11015

Maryann has been at Koons since 2005.

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Robert Morris
Product Specialist
410-876-6400 x11013

Robert Morris joined the Koons Toyota of Westminster dealership in April 2012. Before beginning his career in car sales, he worked in HVAC. He has two children, a daughter and a son who he loves spending his free time with.  Rob enjoys learning about new technology and playing almost any type of sport, but football is his passion. He is a Buffalo Bill's fan at heart

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Cliff Hoffman
Product Specialist
410-876-6400 x11071

Cliff Hoffman began working with Koons Toyota of Westminster in August 2013 as a New Vehicle Sales associate. He has been in Sales all of his life, starting in retail at the age of 16 years. Prior to working at Koons Toyota, he worked selling to wholesale distributors in the hardware industry. What he enjoys most about the sales industry is meeting new people and having the ability to make them happy with their purchase. In his time with sales he has accomplished earning the President's award once for Sales Excellence and has been recognized as Sales Representative of the Year several times. In his spare time he enjoys playing games, building and restoring vintage mini bikes, fishing and camping.

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Eugene Bush
Product Specialist
410-876-6400 x11014

Eugene started in the automotive industry in 2016. He speaks fluent Russian and loves to go camping.

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Christian Stewart
Product Specialist
410-876-6400 x11061

Christian started in the automotive industry in 2018. He loves the outdoors camping and hiking.

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Alexander Shor
Product Specialist
410-876-6400 x11073

Alexander started in the automotive industry in 2017 and with the Koons organization in 2018. He speaks fluent Russian. Alexander is married and has 2 children and 2 grandchildren.  Alex also plays the accordian.

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Justin Schmitt
Product Specialist
410-876-6400 ext. 11083

Justin started in the automotive industry in 2018.  Justin is married and has 2 children.  He loves spending time with his family and listening to music.

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Jarmone Johnson
Product Specialist
410-876-6400 ext. 11011

Jay started in the automotive industry in 2004 and with the Koons organization in 2018.  Jay is a Firefighter/EMT and just finished Paramedic school. Jay is also a Prince Hall Free and Accepted Mason.


Jay is married and has one child.

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Joanne Virgilio
Product Specialist
410 876-6400 ext. 11023

Joanne started in the automoive industry in 2017 and with Koons in 2019.  Joanne speaks Italian fluently and loves to spend time with family and friends.

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Mike Noratel
Product Specialist
410-876-6400 ext. 11072

Mike started in the automotive insdustry in 2019.  Mike loves to listen to music and watch sports.

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Rose Badolato
Product Specialist
410 876-6400 ext. 11012

Rose has been in the automotive industry since 2016 and with the Jim  Koons Automotive Company since 2019. in her spare time she likes to read, paint, ride motorcycles and snowboard



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Jason Pandoli
Product Specialist
410 876-6400

Jason started in the automotive industry in 2019.  Jason was born in Ohio and is an avid Cleveland Browns and Ohio State Buckeye fan.  Jason is married and has two sons.  

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Logan Ponchak
Product Specialist
410 876-6400

Logan started in the automotive industry in 2019.  Logan likes anything that has an engine, hunting and spending time outdoors.  

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Pre-Owned Sales

Matthew Hands
Sales Consultant
410-876-6400 x11069

Matt Hands is an enthusiastic salesman who has been with Koons Toyota of Westminster since 2006. His hobbies include working out, watching Netflix and playing sports. He is a home town fan of the Baltimore Ravens, the Baltimore Orioles and the Maryland Terps.


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Roberto Espinoza
Sales Consultant
410-876-6400 x11067

Roberto started in the automotive industry in November 2014. He speaks fluent Spanish. In his spare time he likes to travel and spend time outdoors.

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Zach Mace
Sales Consultant
410-876-6400 x11018

Zach started in the automotive industry in 2017. Zach likes to fish, play Airsoft and watch NASCAR.

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Brandon Thompson
Sales Consultant
410-876-6400 x11063

Brandon started in the automotive industry in 2018. Brandon likes to play basketball with his friends.

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Derrick Showacre
Sales Consultant
410-876-6400 ext. 11062

Derrick started in the automotive industry in 2010 and with Jim Koons Automotive in 2018. Derrick enjoys fishing, going to the gym and spending time with his family. 


 

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James Shea
Sales Consultant
410-876-6400 ext. 11064

James started in the automotive industry in 2018.  James is married and has 2 children.  James loves to watch sports and spend time with his family.

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Bryan Walsh
Sales Consultant
410 876-6400 ext. 11066

Bryan started in the automotive industry in 1996 and with Jim Koons Automotive in 2018.  Bryan speaks a little French and Spanish. He hobbies include movies, music sports, writing and working out.

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Kyle Smith
Sales Consultant
410 876-6400 ext. 11065

Kyle started in the automotive industry in 2018. Kyle likes to watch sports, play video games and repair computers. 

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Finance

Jeremy Voelkel
Finance Director
410-876-6400 x11084

Jeremy has worked for Koons since April 2009.  Jeremy was born and raised in Westminster and still lives in Carroll County.  Jeremy went to Carrolll Community and UMBC.  Jeremy is married and has 2 children.  Jeremy says the best thing about working for Koons is the family atmosphere.  

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Dmitry Tsomik
Finance Manager
410-876-6400 x11026

Dmitry has worked in the auto industry since 2005 and has been with Koons Automotive since August 2009.  He started at Koons Westminster Toyota until being promoted to Internet Sales Manager then to Finance Manager at Mercedes-Benz of Catonsville. 

His favorite thing about working for Koons and Mercedes-Benz is working with a great team of people who want to succeed and be the best at what they do. 

Dmitry has a Bachelor's degree in Finance.  He is happily married and a proud father of two children.  Family encourages him to succeed.   

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Steve Breen
Finance Manager
410-876-6400 x11017

Steve started in the automotive industry in 1986 and with the Koons Organization in 2017. Steve is married and has 4 children and 4 grandchildren.  Steve likes going to the gym and spending time with family.

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Cecil Khan
Finance Manager
410-876-6400 x11025


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Regina Kuperman
Finance Manager
410-876-6400 x11024

Regina is married and has two children. She likes spending time with family, zumba and traveling.

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Joshua Ageloff
Finance Manager
410-876-6400 x11020

Josh started in the automotive business in 2010 and with Koons Automotive in 2017. Josh likes sports, cars, movies, technology and spending time with family and friends.


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Service

Robert Stoll
Service Manager
410-876-6400 x11030

Bob Stoll is the new Service Director of Koons Toyota of Westminster. He is a long time resident of Carroll County and brings 25 years of experience in automotive dealership management.

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Todd Eckard
Service Advisor
410-876-6400 x11031

Todd started working at Koons Toyota of Westminster in October of 2006 as a Service Advisor. In what free time he does have, he enjoys spending time with his wife and four children doing things like fishing and going to the movies.

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Dan Walsh
Service Advisor
410-876-6400 x11032

Dan has been in the automotive industry for numerous years and with the Koons organization since January 2014. In his spare time, he enjoys boating and fishing in the Chesapeake Bay.

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Pam McCall
Service Advisor
410-876-6400 x11033


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Jay Badiang
Service Advisor
410-876-6400 x11039

Jay began his career at Koons Toyota of Westminster in August 2013.  In his spare time, he enjoys golfing, kayaking, fishing, jeep rides, and spending time with his 2 children.

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George Bromwell
Service Advisor
410 876-6400 ext. 11035

George started in the automotive business in 2005 and with the Jim Koons Automotive Company in 2019.  George likes to go fishing, boating and metal detecting. 

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Bill Jackson
Service Driver

Bill Jackson began working for Koons Toyota Westminster in March 2011 as a full time porter for the Service Department. He brings years of experience working in the automotive field as well as various other industries. In his spare time he enjoys traveling with his wife and spending time with his children and grandchildren.

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Parts

Brian Bell
Parts Manager
410-876-6400 x11040

Brian started with Koons in May 1990 doing Toyota, Mazda, and Used Car Sales. In 1998, he became the Parts Manager earning the "Parts Excellence Award" 13 times. Brian is married and has 1 son.


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Brad Vance
Assistant Parts Manager
410-876-6400 x11044

Brad Vance has been in the Automotive industry since 1993, specifically working in the parts department. He is currently the Parts Assistant Manager and has been for over  numerous years but began his career as a Parts counter representative. He has two children, a son and a daughter and during the time he is off from work he is busy spending time with them and their busy extracurricular activities schedule. He enjoys watching football, racing and spending time outdoors.

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Bill Erb
Parts Specialist
410-876-6400 x11041

Bill has been working for the dealership since October 2005 as a parts counterperson. In his spare time, Bill enjoys the great outdoors and attending dances.  he has a farm with 20 Schottie's Highland cattle.

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Dennis Main
Parts Specialist
410-876-6400 x11042

Dennis began working at Koons Toyota of Westminster in August of 2009 as a member of the Parts Department Sales Associate team. In his spare time, he likes to work on HotRods and motorcycles. Dennis has 2 sons.

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Dave Helm
Parts Specialist
410 876-6400 ext. 11043

Dave started with the Koons organization in 2013.  Dave is married and his hobbies are lethercraft and motorcycles.

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Support Staff

Dawn Nickoles
Human Resources Manager
410-876-6400 x11007

Dawn started working at Baltimore Ford in September 1984 and transferred to the Westminster store in 1997. Over the years she has worked as the Warranty admin and various jobs in the Accounting office. Currently she is the Safety Director and Office Manager. She loved attending the Koons Cruises and trips to the Homestead. Dawn and her husband have been married for 35 years and have 2 children. They are avid Baltimore Ravens and Orioles fans.

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Brian Tenney
Inventory Manager/Photographer
410 876-6400 ext. 11051

Brian started out as a salesperson in 1994 at Koons Ford of Baltimore and by September, 2001, he won the first Koons walk around contest. He held a variety of positions including Assistant Service Manager, New Car Inventory Manager with Koons Ford and Commercial Accounts Manager and Sales Manager with different Ford dealers in PA. While he was residing in PA he was a finalist in the Ford Certified Pre-Owned walk around contest. Brian moved back to Westminster in 2008 and he has been the Inventory Manager since 2009 until 2011, Inventory Manager at Mercedes-Benz of Catonsville 2011-2013. 

Brian has 2 adult children and a granddaughter who are the joys of his life. Brian is a big NASCAR fan and has recently taken up photography as a hobby to improve the photos of the used cars that he put on the internet.

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Nathan Snook
Inventory Manager
410-867-6400 x11019

Nate started with the Koons organization in February 2014. Nate and his girlfriend repurpose used items and love to collect antiques, and watching NASCAR races.

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Jody Flaherty
Operator
410-876-6400

Jody started working for the dealership in February 2014. In her spare time, she loves skiing, gardening and spending time with her grandchildren.

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