Meet the O'Daniel Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM Sales Staff

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  • Greg O'Daniel
    General Manager & Owner
    (888) 830-7123

    My name is Greg O'Daniel. I was born in Evansville, and have been living in Fort Wayne since 1979. I am married to my lovely wife Laura and have three wonderful children: David, Allison and Thomas. I was born into the car business and have been involved from day one. In my free time I enjoy spending time with my family outdoors. I am becoming a pretty good amateur farmer planting food plots for the wildlife to enjoy. I also like to get out on the bike trails in Fort Wayne and see how these great trails are being developed.
    I pride myself in upholding only the highest ethics for our business. Our employees share in my same beliefs that honesty and integrity are the most important traits we must possess to be a successful business. My other pride is in our community service. In times that have been tough we have continued to support as many local community organizations as possible. Fort Wayne is a great community and if we all do our small part it will continue to grow and prosper.

  • Adam Sauerland
    General Sales Manager
    (888) 830-7123

    My name is Adam Sauerland. I was born in Oxford, Ohio and have been living in Fort Wayne since 1998.  I have been employed by the O'Daniel Organization since September 1999.  I chose to come to work for the O'Daniel Organization because I wanted to work someplace where people are treated with respect and professionalism.   At O'Daniel we have one common goal, and that is to have you Ride Home Happy and  take care of you for life.  Car-buying should be a fun experience, without the headaches and games.  In my free time I enjoy spending time at the lake with my wife Buffy and our four children, Grant, Alexander, Ava and Easton, during the summer.  I also look forward to fall as if begins NFL season and I get watch my beloved Colts.  Growing up just outside of Cincinnati, I still follow my Cincinnati Reds.

  • Craig W Ruskaup
    Sales Manager
    (888) 830-7123

     I was born in Van Wert Ohio and have been living in Fort Wayne since 1991. I have been a valued employee here at O'Daniel since 1991! My wife, Christine also works part time for the O'Daniel Family. I pride myself on being an honest hard worker. I am a company man through and through and I absolutely love my family and my life. 

  • Will Douglas
    Used Car Manager

    Hello, my name is Will Douglas.  I started my career with O'Daniel Ford and Mitsubishi in August 2015, but joined the Porsche and Audi team in March 2017.  I was born and raised on a farm in east Tennessee.  I attended Milligan College and graduated with an Accounting degree.  I am thankful for my wonderful wife Shannon (a Leo native) and our 6 children:  Alex, Erica, Faith, Hope, Joy, and Eva Grace.  I attend Central Church and my faith in God is very important to me.

    I enjoy spending time with my family and love watching them grow up.  I care about my customers and want to provide them with a great experience and make sure they feel like family!

  • Casey Costello
    Finance Manager

    Hello, I'm Casey Costello.  I was born in Toledo, Ohio, and have live in Fort Wayne, Indiana for almost 2 years. I attended Rossford High School in Rossford, Ohio. I have been at O'Daniel for about a month now.  I came to work here because of the family owned atmosphere with a great dealer rating. My wife Sarah and I have a three month old son named Connor. In my free time I spend as much time as I can with my family, golf, cookout, go to concerts, and attend sport events. We also have a pitbull named Boots. I take pride in being an honest and genuine person who strives to be a better person every day.

  • Andrea Laux
    Finance Manager

    Hello, my name is Andrea. I have lived in Fort Wayne for 14 years with my husband Greg and we have three beautiful children Rylee, Aubree and Hayden. I graduated from Indiana Tech with a BA in Business and I have worked at O'Daniel since 2013. I enjoy spending time with family and friends when I am not at work. I enjoy working at O'Daniel because I get to meet new people every day and I like the family friendly environment.

  • Randy Powell
    Service Director

  • Jarod Burgess
    Sales Manager

    Jarod Burgess was born and raised in Fort Wayne, where he attended Snider High School.  He went on to attend IPFW where he received his business degree.  He joined the O'Daniel team in January 2018, seeing it as an opportunity to further his career as a Sales Manager with a great family-owned dealership.  O'Daniel has a fantastic reputation for customer service and satisfaction while offering a great work/life balance for their employees.  Jarod and his wife of nearly a decade, Sherri, have two children, Blaine and Belle, and a dog named Boss.  In his free time Jarod enjoys spending time with his family traveling.  He is also an avid gym enthusiast, working out 3-4 times a week and playing basketball.  Jarod prides himself on his honesty, integrity, and hard work.  He really enjoys working with customers and coaching sales people to help them achieve their personal and professional goals.

  • Joshua 'Tex' Burkhardt
    Finance Manager
    (888) 863-5127

    My name is Josh Burkhardt, but I go by Tex. I was born in Houston, Texas, but I live in Huntington, Indiana for the last 16 years. I graduated from Huntington North High School.  I came to work for O'Daniel's because of the Customer satisfaction and family environment.  Before I came I was not going to sell cars again, but a friend told me about the O'Daniel difference.  He was right and it was a great move! I am married to my wife, Tiffany Marie, we have 2 beautiful daughters and a lab named Roxie. I attend The Pointe Church.  In my free time I love to be outdoors, fishing, and playing with my girls.  I pride myself in having good integrity, a great family life, and working on personal development.

  • Dave Carroll
    Used Car Manager
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    My name is David Carroll but my friends call me DC. I was born and raised in Fort Wayne Indiana and I attended Queen of Angels and Bishop Dwenger High School. I have worked for O'Daniel for over 20 years. My Wife, Julie and I have 3 wonderful children named Brandt, Alicia, and Madison. In my spare time I like to go hunting, play tennis, snow skiing and water skiing, boating, snowmobiling, and reading.

  • Jeff Cearbaugh
    Sales Professional

    I have lived in Fort Wayne for over 25 years. I graduated from Snider High School and IPFW. I was born in Serbia while my parents were on a missions trip with the "The Navigators". I started my journey here at O'Daniel March 2015. Before that I worked at Summit City Bicycles & Fitness for 8 years. I love to connect with my customers in a straight forward way that makes buying a hassle free experience. In my spare time I enjoy riding my bicycle, playing soccer with the boyz, and spending time with my beautiful wife Vicky.

  • Jim Baldwin
    Pre-Owned Sales Professional

    Hello!  I'm Jim Baldwin. I was born and raised in Fort Wayne, where I attended Snider High School.  I joined the O'Daniel team in May 2018.  The company's culture and values are what drew me in, at O'Daniel the customers and employees are not just a number. I attend the Church at Garrett.  I try to be the best person I can every day and please my Creator in everything that I do. I have a wonderful teenage daughter named Kylie.  I enjoy spending most of my free time with her.   I also enjoy playing golf, fishing, boating and anything that is around the water!  I pride myself in doing the right thing.  And I believe in treating others as we wish to be treated.  "Honesty is always good and fruitful!"

  • Greg Shediack
    Sales Professional
    (888) 830-7123

    Hello! My name is Greg Shediack.  I am originally from Long Beach, California and attended school in Villa Park, CA. However, I have lived in Fort Wayne for the last 14 years with my wife Sharon, and our three girls, Michell, Carissa, and Mandy.  We also have a dog named Phoebe. We attend Bethlehem Lutheran Church.  In my spare time I am an auctioneer and enjoy going to auctions and traveling.  I joined the O'Daniel team in 2016, because of their reputation for being the best dealership in Fort Wayne.  I pride myself in the level of customer service I give to my customers.

  • Rachelle Conley-Shiple
    Sales Professional
    (260) 435-5338

    Rachelle Conley-Shiple grew up in Payne, Ohio.   Her grandparents were farmers so she spent a lot of time in the fields with them. She used to love riding in the Gleaner with her grandpa. In 1994 she graduated from Wayne Trace H.S. and moved to Antwerp,OH.  She has lived there ever since, although she is looking to make the move to Fort Wayne.  Prior to joining the O'DanieI team in August 2017, Rachelle was a stay at home mom for ten years.  Changes in her personal life required her to get a full time job again.  It was very difficult to be accepted back in the working world after that much "time off" so to speak. She has two amazing children,  Connar and Dayna. They have 1 cat her name is Yeow , but only because Connar couldn't say MEOW when he was little..  Hence, the cat started responding to Yeow. When not working she takes care of her mom at least 4 days a week after work. She has Dementia and is in an Assisted living facility here in Fort Wayne. She also enjoys Latin Ballroom Dancing, any activity with her kids, music(it can always turn a day around), painting, crocheting ( don't laugh!) and of course shopping.  She prides herself in always being honest. Always be kind even when it is hard. And helping others whenever it is possible. 

  • George Widman
    Sales Professional

    George Widman is originally from Niles, MI, but has been a Fort Wayne resident since 2002. He attended classes at Ivy Tech and IPFW.  He joined the O'Daniel team in February 2018 because of their reputation of being a dealership that values both employees and customers alike.  George has 2 teen daughters and 1 teenage son.  In his free time he enjoys spending time with family and friends, cooking, golf, and A/V production.  George prides himself on being a parent and a role model for his children and being a man of integrity.

  • Scott Happel
    Sales Professional

    Hello, I'm Scott Happel.  I was born and raised here in Fort Wayne and I attended Carroll High School.  I joined the O'Daniel team in January 2018.  In my free time I enjoy spending time with my lovely girlfriend, Chantal, and my family. Once I set my mind to something that I truly want or believe in, I accomplish it.  I don't let my past dictate my future.

  • Ref Resendiz
    Sales Professional

    Hello! I'm Refugio Resendiz, but you can call me Ref.  I am originally from Aguascalientes, MX but have lived in Fort Wayne for about 4 years.  I attended school in the West Noble School District, Ivy Tech for Business Management and Villanova University - Sigma Six with a Green Belt Certificate.  I joined the O'Daniel team in October 2018.  I was looking for a new experience and a change of industry.  I wanted something that would challenge my character and leadership differently from what I have done in the past.  My wife, Amanda, and I have a daughter named Lyla and a cat named Azlan.  We belong to the Pathway Community Church.  My free time is spent enjoying time with family in the park, having some ice cream or catching a movie.  I also enjoy grabbing a good book to read!  I pride myself on my hard work ethic and empathetic leadership.

  • Chris Blake
    Sales Professional
    (888) 830-7123

    Hello!  My name is Chris Blake, I am a Fort Wayne native.  In my younger years I attended Homestead High School. I have a German Shepard named Rugar, who I consider my kid.  In my free time I enjoy going out with my friends, hitting the lake, bon fires, and anytime I can get out in the boat.  I am the first one out there and the last one to leave.  If it has a motor I will mess with it!
     I have worked at 2 of the O'Daniel locations, the Ford store in New Haven, and now I am a member of the Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram team.  I chose to work for O'Daniel group because this is by far the best place in town to buy a car!  I pride myself in making customers into friends and friends into customers, customer service and meeting new people I enjoy very much and have come to take great pride in the fact that some of my best friends were my customers first.

  • Darrin Bickel
    Sales Professional

    Hello! My name is Darrin Bickel.  I am originally from Richmond, IN; but have been in the Auburn area for the past 15 years.  My wife, Nicole, and I had 3 wonderful children and a dog.  I have been in the car business for nearly two decades, but joined the O'Daniel team in May 2017.  I came to O'Daniel because of their good reputation and high standards.  When I am not working I enjoying playing golf and spending time with my family.  I pride myself on being a good person and trying to do the right thing.  I want my customers to feel comfortable sending family and friends to me for their vehicle needs.

  • Bob Weiskittel
    Commercial Sales Consultant

    My name is Bob Weiskittel and I'm from Sidney, OH.  I've lived in Fort Wayne since 1990.  I am married to my beautiful wife Juanita and have 6 kids.  In my free time I enjoy yardwork, hoops, and campfires.  I pride myself on follow-thru, attention to detail, relationship building, and doing the impossible.

  • Elizabeth Conner
    Sales Professional
    (888) 830-7123

    Hi, I am Elizabeth Conner.  I was born and raised in Indiana; I graduated from Snider High School and Purdue University.   I joined the O'Daniel team in 2011, because I like people and O'Daniel offers a great product and has a great atmosphere!  My only (but really wonderful) child is a son who lives and works in Chicago. I am a member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church.  I also tutor for Fort Wayne Community Schools. I enjoy all things "home".  I love swimming and art.  I pride myself in my ability to enjoy most anyone.

  • Mark Butler
    Pre-Owned Sales Professional
    (888) 863-5127

    I have been in the automotive business for over 14 years. I have four children under the age of twelve. I have been at O'Daniels as a sales representative for almost four years. I really enjoy meeting new people and helping friends find their next vehicle. I am looking forward to helping you select a vehicle from a huge inventory. Give me a call soon before the vehicle you're looking at is sold! See you soon at O'Daniel West!!

  • Bret Paul
    Pre-Owned Sales Professional
    (888) 863-5127

    My name is Brett Paul. I have lived in Fort Wayne, Indiana my entire life, and graduated from Northrop High School. I have worked for the O'Daniel's for over 10 years.  I love to travel, go on vacations, animals, and anything that has to deal with the cold, water, or snow! I take pride in being able to do my job well, I am a people person, and try to help the customer find whats best for them.

  • Mark Campati
    Pre-Owned Sales Professional
    (888) 863-5127

    Hello, my name is Mark Campati.  I am originally from Akron, OH, but have been a resident of Fort Wayne since 1964.  I attended South Side High School and then became a member of the US Army.  I have been in the automotive industry since 1983 filling various roles.  I came to O'Daniel in 2007 because of their reputation for having integrity. I have been married since 1986 to my wife Julie and we have two daughters, Amanda and Kristie, and our son-in-law Joshua.  We also have a dog named Maya. In my free time, I enjoy golfing, woodworking, gardening, and Sunday worship at Pine Hills Church. I pride myself on my Christian faith and being a humble man.

  • Pat Garrett
    Pre-Owned Sales Professional
    (888) 863-5127

    Hello, my name is Pat Garrett but my friends call me "The Sheriff." I was born in Bluffton Indiana and have lived in Fort Wayne for the last 20 years. I went to Norwell High School and Purdue University. I have been an employee here for 15 years now. My beautiful wife, Jennifer and I have two wonderful children named Emma and Dawson. We also have a Dachshund (Weiner dog) named Holly. In my spare time I like to hang out with my family, play softball, and watch Colts games as well as the Cubs and Purdue. I am a member of The Chapel. I pride myself in customer service and loyalty.

  • Corey Harris
    Sales Professional
    (888) 830-7123

    Hi my name is Corey Harris. I was born and raised here in Fort Wayne, but have also spent a few months in Indianapolis and Tampa, FL; but Fort Wayne is my home.  I attended North Side High School, IPFW, and IUPUI. I have been with the O'Daniel family since August 2010. I knew this was the best dealership in town, which is why I have been here for so long. I am married to my lovely wife Amber and have three children: Grayson, Cooper, and Violet. We also have 2 dogs, Marty and Penny, and 2 cats, Daryl and Rick (yes, from The Walking Dead). I enjoy spending time with my family and working around the house.  I also enjoy playing video games.  I pride myself in being able to do most things.  I dabble in it all.  At work, I am known for knowing it all.  I try to know everything about our product so no matter who needs help, whether it is a Sales Rep or a Client, I can answer their questions.

  • John Smith
    Sales Professional
    (888) 830-7123

    Hello friends, my name is Everett John Smith, a 14 year Chrysler Certified Sales Professional. It has been a rewarding pleasure providing the best automotive sales and service to all the great people I've come to know over the years.  I strive to provide you with an enjoyable purchase expierience, I listen to your needs, always positive, never pushy.

    O'Daniel Automotive is a family owned Dealer and one of the best in the State, I take great pride in being  part of such an outstanding professional team, we know our products and we know what you expect and deserve, before and long after your purchase. Come by and see the difference, ask for Everett John, I look forward to meeting you. 

  • Justin Harding
    Sales Professional
    (888) 830-7123

    Hi, my name is Justin Harding.  I was born and raised right here in Fort Wayne, IN.  I graduated from Northrop High School and attended IPFW.  I am a member of Blackhawk Church.  I came to work for O'Daniel Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram almost ten years ago because of their outstanding reputation in the community and because the O'Daniel family are great people to work for!  I take great pride in helping people, as nothing in life is more rewarding.  In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my wife, Rebecca, my step-sons, Rob and Casey, and our grandchildren, Alison, Madison, and Robbie.  I also enjoy gardening, cooking out, and traveling.

  • Shaylene Shaw
    Finance Manager
    (888) 830-7123

     Hello, my name is Shaylene Shaw, but I go by Shay. I was born in Michigan City, Indiana, and have lived in Fort Wayne, Indiana for 16 years. I attended Ball State University, and have worked for the O'Daniels for nine years. I came to work for them because they have an incredible reputation. I have four children, McKayla is 17, Angel is 14, Lili is 13, and Christian is 11. I love to spend time with my kids, bake, go camping, swimming, and take road trips. I take pride in my job and enjoy meeting new people.

  • Bobby Abbott
    Service Advisor

    Hello, I'm Robert Abbott, but most people call me Bobby.  I am originally from Aberdeen, Maryland and lived in Fayetteville, NC in my youth.  I have been a Fort Wayne resident for the last 10 years or so.  I attended Woodlan Jr/Sr High, as well as Ivy Tech and IPFW.  I joined the O'Daniel team in October 2016 when I decided it was time for a career change.  My wife, Amber, and I have one son named Patrick.  In my spare time I enjoy hanging out with family and friends, playing golf, corn hole, and basketball.  I love watching sports. I pride myself in my dedication and hard work and being a team player.

  • James Meyer

    My name is James.  I was born and raised in Fort Wayne, where I attended South Side High School and IPFW.  I came to work for O'Daniel in November of 2011.  I heard that it was a great place to work, not to mention it is close to my home.  My wife, Shelly, and I have 3 children, Zachari, Joey, and Trinity, and one grandson, Keaton.  We also have a dog named Shilo.  In my free time I enjoy hunting, fishing, playing baseball and spending time with my wife and kids.

  • Tyler Butler
    Assistant Service Manager

    My name is Tyler Butler and I am originally from Kanata, Ontario.   My wife Hollie and I met in her hometown of Amarillo, Texas and have been together since.  We have 5 beautiful daughters named Teagan, Falyn, Rylin, Kamryn and Addilyn, who keep us busy but we love the time we get to spend with our girls and watch them grow up.  I was fortunate to join the O'Daniel team in 2015 and have enjoyed getting to know our customers and being a part of creating an excellent service experience.   I played professional hockey for 10 years and my last stop was here with the Komets  and we are extremely happy to call Fort Wayne home!

  • Winston Bradfield
    Service Advisor

    Hello, my name is Winston Bradfield. I was born here in Fort Wayne and have lived here for almost 2 years since moving back from Sarasota, Florida. I attended Dekalb High School and came to work for O'Daniel in November 2017. I came here because it is a great, well established company that allows me to acquire new skills and meet new people. I am married to my wife, Angela who also works here at O'Daniel and have six children (yes, six!) as well as a German Shepard named Max. I was formerly in the US Army. I enjoy spending my free time with my wife whom is also my best friend. I also enjoy video games and Netflix. When the weather permits, I also enjoy playing disc golf. I pride myself in family, work and being a veteran of this amazing country.

If you need help finding your next Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, or RAM in the Fort Wayne, IN area, our sales staff here at O'Daniel Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM can help you find your next car today! Just click on the name of one of our sales staff members and you will have direct contact information for one of our sales staff. 

You can reach out to them and they will provide you any information you may need to help you decide with Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, or RAM vehicle would be the best fit for you. You can also get in touch with them by stopping by our location on Illinois Road to discuss your Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, or RAM options in person. We hope you choose to allow our highly trained, friendly sales staff here at O'Daniel Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM to help you find your next car in the Fort Wayne, IN area.
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