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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.

  • Dan Ringenberg
    Finance Director

    My name is Dan Ringenberg. I was born and raised in Fort Wayne, IN. I attended Concordia Lutheran High School and I joined the O'Daniel team on September 2, 2014. The O'Daniel auto group presents a refreshing atmosphere in which I can help facilitate a truly customer focused buying experience. I wanted to work for a family oriented dealership so I knew O'Daniel's was the place for me. My wife, Marcia, and I have 3 children; Landyn, Lea, and Mariah. We also have 4 cats, 1 dog, and we are members of the Chapel Church. I enjoy spending time with my family, golfing, and working on projects. I pride myself I taking care of my customer's right the first time.

  • 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
    Sales 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!

  • Dave Carroll
    Sales Manager
    (888) 863-5127

    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.

  • Andrea Laux
    Finance Manager

    Hi, my name is Andrea. I have lived in Fort Wayne for since 2003. I graduated from Indiana Tech with a BA in Business in 2007 and I have worked at O'Daniel since 2013. I have three amazing children that keep me super busy. When I am not at work, I will be spending time with family and friends. I enjoy working at O'Daniel because I get to meet new people daily and I like the family friendly environment which allows me time to still be a Mom.

  • Bryce Butler
    Finance Manager

    Hello! My name is Bryce Butler. I was born right here in Fort Wayne and I have lived in Leo my whole life. I attended Leo High School and I came to work for O'Daniel in February 2018. I started here as a summer job cleaning cars and that turned into a full time sales position. I have 2 dogs, Maddux and Bailey. In my free time I enjoy going to the lake or spending time by the pool. I pride myself in having a strong work ethic, a positive attitude and I truly care about my customers!

  • David O'Daniel
    Finance Manager

    Hello!  I'm David O'Daniel, born and raised here in Fort Wayne.  I attended Bishop Dwenger High School, Ivy Tech, and Hope College.  I have actually worked here since I was a child.  I started out cleaning drains and picking up trash.  I have a strong passion for the car business, and the people at O'Daniel all share the same drive, and have a great amount of respect for others.  I pride myself in honoring our family tradition that my Grandfather started, by putting our customers first. I am the 3rd generation in the car business it is a privilege to follow in the same steps my grandfather and my father took to get to where they are today. I'm looking forward to keeping our family business alive and well with holding myself to our high standards of ethics and accountability.  In my free time I enjoy playing golf, being outdoors, going to the gym, and spending time with my friends and family.

  • Randy Powell
    Body Shop

    I was born and raised in Waynedale, Indiana and attended Waynedale Elementary and Wayne High school, graduating in 1978.
    As a student at Wayne, I was selected to participate in a Cooperative Education program through the Regional Vocational School which is now Anthis Career Center and began working for Johnstone Oldsmobile on Bluffton Road in June of 1977. 
    I began working for the O'Daniel family when they purchased Johnstone Oldsmobile July 09, 1979 and have remained with them to this day because of their very basic business philosophy, "Do what is right, the rest takes care of itself".  The reputation this organization enjoys has been earned  over the years, through the honesty, and integrity of the fantastic people who work here. Honesty and Integrity starts at the top, but it then expands and multiplies as it progresses through the ranks. Someone once said, "Only the very best, and the very worst, have reputations". I am proud to be associated with this company.

  • Jarod Burgess
    Sales Manager

    Hi, I'm Jarod Burgess. I was born and raised in Fort Wayne, where I attended Snider High School. I went on to attend IPFW where I received my Business degree.  I joined the O'Daniel team in January 2018, seeing it as an opportunity to further my 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.  My wife, Sherri, and I have been married for nearly a decade and have two children, Blaine and Belle, and a dog named Boss.  In my free time I enjoy spending time with my family traveling.  I am also an avid gym enthusiast, working out 3-4 times a week, and playing basketball.  I pride myself on my honesty, integrity, and hard work.  I really enjoy working with customers and coaching sales people to help them achieve their personal and professional goals.

  • Joshua Burkhardt
    Finance Manager
    (888) 863-5127

    My name is Josh Burkhardt, but I go by Tex. I was born in Houston, Texas, but I have lived in Huntington, Indiana for the last 16 years. I graded from Huntington North High School.  I came to work for O'Daniel 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.

  • Jeff Cearbaugh
    Sales Consultant

    I was born in Serbia while my parents were missionaries, but grew up here in Fort Wayne and graduated from Snider and IPFW. I started my journey here at O'Daniel in 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 cycling, sunset boat rides, and most of all playing soccer with friends. 

  • Justin Pfister
    Sales Consultant

  • Michael Anderson
    Sales Consultant

    Hello, my name is Michael Anderson. I was born and raised in Hammond, IN. and now live in Warsaw, IN. After leaving my prior career in cellular sales, I now proudly work for the O'Daniel Automotive sales team as of March 2021. I'm currently pursuing my masters degree in Business Administration at Indiana Wesleyan. 

    Other than my work and education, I spend most of my time with my girlfriend Cara, and our five year old boy Bryson. We enjoy arcade nights, bowling, or walking our two dogs around the lake.  

    I am thankful for and owe the opportunity to serve you to my faith in God. I'm an honest man, and live by the principle, " Do unto others, as you would have them do unto to you."

  • Shamus Hoeppner
    Commercial Sales Consultant

    Hello, my name is Shamus Hoeppner. I was born in Fort Wayne but have lived in Leo for the past 19 years and I attended Woodlan High School. I came to work for O'Daniel in July of 2020 after hearing that they are a great family owned business that has values that align with my own. My wife, Stacy, and I have 3 children: Christian, Carson, and Elise and our pet, Hera. We attend County Line Church of God and I enjoy watching my kids play sports, spending time with family and friends, and exercising. I pride myself in being a good father, husband, and friend.

  • Castille DeWells
    Sales Consultant

    Hello, my name is Castille DeWells! I have been in the car business for 5 years and am a devoted father of three beautiful girls. In my spare time away, I love to play softball and golf. I spend much of my time outside the dealership with my better half, Trista Mowrey and the girls. They are into sports like soccer and softball, so most of my time is also attending sporting events!

  • John McKinney
    Sales Consultant

    Hello there! I am John McKinney but many call me Storm. I'm from Fort Wayne and I have lived here for most of my life. I attended Northrop High School and Defiance College and I came to work for O'Daniel in September 2022. I joined because I wanted to become part of a team. I wanted a chance to better myself and create opportunities for myself and the people I love. I have a dog named Harley and in my free time I enjoy fishing, hunting, golf, going to the gym and hanging out with my friends and family. I pride myself in being willing to learn and always wanting to better myself. I have good morals and I love to see everyone happy. I always try to do the right thing.

  • Tyson Simmons
    Sales Consultant

    Hello! My name is Tyson Simmons. I was born in Columbia City and I have lived here in Fort Wayne for 6 months. I attended Central Noble School. I came to work for O'Daniel in May 2023 because I have always been a fan of Dodge with their trucks and cars. I have 1 pet, Casper and in my free time I enjoy being at the gym and I have recently started training others to help them accomplish their goals. I also enjoy bull riding on the weekends. I pride myself in being a hard worker, caring and genuine.

  • Chuck Aden
    Sales Consultant

    Hello, my name is Chuck Aden. I was born in Scottsbluff, Nebraska. I attended school in Nebraska and I have lived here in Fort Wayne for 10 months. I came to work for O'Daniel in January 2023 because of the great family atmosphere. I have been married for 37 years and have 2 boys and 4 grandkids as well as 2 pets. In my free time I enjoy spending time with my family and taking walks. I pride myself in finding the right vehicle for my customers.

  • Thomas O'Daniel
    Sales Consultant

    Hello! My name is Thomas O'Daniel by I go by Tommy or Toad. I was born here in Fort Wayne and I have lived here my whole life. I attended Bishop Dwenger and Ivy Tech. I have been working at O'Daniel since I was a kid and I wanted to take on a salesman role because I wanted to follow the footsteps of my dad and grandfather to help carry on the family business as they did. I have 2 dogs and I attend Saint Vincent de Paul Church and Pathway Church. In my free time I enjoy spending time with family and friends at the lake, fishing, videography, outdoor hiking, working out and traveling. I pride myself in the fact that I like to challenge myself to become a better person than yesterday.

  • Rakan Roda
    Sales Consultant

    Hello! My name is Rakan Roda but I go by Riko. I was born in Toledo, OH and I have lived here in Fort Wayne for 2 years. I attended the Ohio State University. I came to work for O'Daniel in April 2023 because it is a great company with many great opportunities with a good work environment. I have 1 dog and in my free time I enjoy socializing, swimming, relaxing and playing/watching sports. I pride myself in the fact that I speak 3 languages and have lived in multiple countries around the world. I have experience a variety of cultures.

  • Ross Miers
    Sales Consultant

    Ross Miers is a native of Fort Wayne, where he attended Homestead High School. He joined the O'Daniel team in February 2018 because he wanted to work for a place with a great reputation for Customer Service.  In his free time Ross enjoys playing Frisbee golf and attending church at St. John's.  Ross prides himself on his outgoing and friendly attitude.

  • Ed Reyes
    Sales Consultant

    My name is Ed Reyes. I was born in Managua, Nicaragua. I first came to the US in 1982 and after a few challenging years, I learned the English language leading me to understand and appreciate this "Amazing Nation". My Wife Wanda of 29 years and I enjoy outdoor traveling, hiking and spending time with our three beautiful granddaughters as well as having fellowship with our friends and relatives. I am very honored and thankful to work for O'Daniels and have the opportunity to enact the Godly principles I believe in such as honesty and Integrity.

  • Bret Gump
    Sales Consultant

    My name is Bret Gump. I was born and raised in this area. I've been in automotive sales for over ten years and joined the O'Daniel group for their reputation and family values. In my free time I love spending time outside and being on the lake. I enjoy helping people find the right vehicle for their needs.

  • Mark Butler
    Sales Consultant

    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!!

  • Luis Parreno
    Sales Consultant

    Hey! My name is Luis Parreno. I was born in Guayaquil, Ecuador. I first came to the US in 1997 to the city of North Bergen, New Jersey during my teens. At the age of seventeen, I moved to Florida where I spent the majority of my adulthood. I found a career in wireless service for about six years. I met my beautiful wife, Rebecca Parreno, in church where I reunited with my Lord and Savior in 2012. I'm a proud husband and father of three amazing children, Josiah, Samson, and Violet Parreno.

    We made the decision in 2021 to move to Indiana to be closer to family so our children could grow up with their cousins. It is the best decision we have ever made! God has provided our family with everything we need. I have the privilege to work for O'Daniel and I look forward to providing you with a great experience that displays honesty and integrity along our journey together. In my spare time, I enjoy playing basketball with my brothers-in-law and quality time with my family. I'm a novice in Brazilian JuJitsu, but I enjoy it and hope to do it again!

  • Brett Paul
    Sales Consultant

    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 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 what's best for them.

  • Mark Campati
    Sales Consultant

    Hello, my name is Mark Campati.  I have been a resident of Fort Wayne since 1964.  I attended South Side High School, and then became a member of the US Army Military Policeman.  I have been in the automotive industry since 1983 filling various roles.  I came to O'Daniel in 2007 because of their reputation of integrity. My goal is to listen to my customers needs, fit them with the vehicle that meets both their budget and needs, and in a timely manner.  

  • Pat Garrett
    Sales Consultant

    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 Consultant

    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.  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 from the start, 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 3 dogs, Marty (the Beagle/Lab mix), Harvey (Dachshund) and Penny (Dachshund), and 1 cat, Rick (yes, from The Walking Dead). I try to know everything about my product, so feel free to challenge me! I look forward to helping you with your automotive needs.

  • Justin Harding
    Sales Consultant
    (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.

  • James Meyer
    Service Manager

    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.

  • Greg Shediack
    Service Advisor

    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.


  • James Mickelini
    Service Advisor

    Hello! My name is James Mickelini by I go by Mick. I was born in Decatur, IN and fun fact: I was the first set of triplets born there! I have lived in Fort Wayne for 59 years and I attended Snyder High School. I came to work for O'Daniel in March 2022 because of the friendly, respectful atmosphere here. I am married and have a daughter. I attend The Queen of Angels church and in my free time I enjoy volunteering at the Fort Wayne Children's zoo and spending time with my wife and grandbaby. I pride myself in my relationships with my customers and hard work ethic.

  • Jason Risser
    Parts Advisor

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.