Staff


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  • Mike Schmit


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  • Jim Schmit
    Owner
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  • Vicki Irle
    CDJR Office Manager
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    Vicki Irle is our Dodge office manager and has been with us at Schmit Bros over 26 years. Vicki has had several different office positions in her time at Schmit Bros and is the perfect person to run the roost on the Dodge side. When Vicki isn't working she loves to travel, enjoys walking, and her cat Willie.

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  • Rick Jarvi
    GSM
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  • Don Monte
    CDJR Manager
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    With over 20 years in the industry, Don Monte is a leader in new and used car sales management.  He prides himself on being honest, fair, and connecting with his customers.  He has a passion for domestic product and has mentored and coached new and veteran sales people for the past 10 years.

    In his free time he loves football, grilling out and bonfires in the back yard, and travelling with his wife.

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  • Dan Prom
    CDJR Sales Manager
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    Dan Prom is a rarity in the automotive industry. With almost 40 years of experience, mostly here at Schmit Bros, Dan is happy to help you find what you're looking for. With lots of emphasis on the relationships he has built with his clients over the years and his love of cars, Dan is the perfect person to help get you in that new car you've been looking at. When Dan isn't helping sell cars, he enjoys spending time with his wife, kids, and grand kids, his property up north, and working on older cars.

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  • Cristi Winkler
    Office Administrator
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    Cristi has been working in the administrative field since 1992 after leaving a career in cosmetology. Moving to North Carolina from West Bend Wisconsin in 2009 and then back to Wisconsin a few years later after completing an international school of ministry and becoming ordained, Cristi has been on 2 American Family Game shows (and won both times!) When Cristi isn't here at Schmit Bros, she enjoys spending time with her children and grandchildren, working on her writing (she has published a book and is working on another) and starting an online talk show for encouraging and giving hope to others.

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  • Aaron Slusarek
    Business Manager
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    Aaron Slusarek has worked his way up the Schmit Bros ladder. In 2018, he began his Schmit Bros. career in Sales and currently is the Finance Manager for the dealership. With over 20 years in the customer service and sales industry, Aaron is the very definition of hard work and dedication. He understands the utmost importance of putting the client first, and prides himself on building long-lasting, trustworthy relationships with everyone he encounters.

    To no surprise, Aaron is a car enthusiast and hobbyist.  In his spare time, he can be found working on his car and racing it at the track. When he's not doing 120 MPH, he enjoys the relaxing, slow pace of the open water in his kayak and spending time with his loved ones and cats.

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  • John Gibson
    CDJR Product Specialist
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    John is a newer set of eyes to the car industry. While working for a car rental company for a couple of years, he happily made the transition over to the Dodge store as a product specialist. He has several years of customer service experience in his belt as well. John loves cars and owns a couple of fast ones himself. When he isn't here selling cars, he loves to play soccer and spend time with his girlfriend.

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  • Tom Girmscheid
    CDJR Product Specialist

    A fresh perspective to the car industry, Thomas Girmscheid is happy to put you in the vehicle you're looking for as a Dodge Product Specialist. Working in customer service his whole life, he has lived all over our great state of Wisconsin: from West Allis to Madison to Pewaukee. When he isn't selling cars, he enjoys spending time with his family, camping, outdoor activities, and concerts (he also loves to collect ticket stubs and bobble heads!) Come give Thomas a warm welcome.

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  • Brandon Ashley
    CDJR Product Specialist
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    With fresh ideas and a clear mindset, Brandon Ashley is new to the car industry but has over 10 years of general customer service under his belt. Leaving his prior career in business development, he is going to school for computer programming. He really enjoys going new places and seeing new things with his friends; he loves exploring Wisconsin after spending several years in New York state. Travelling is in Brandon's blood and he hopes some day to do more of it.

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  • Chuck Wallisch
    CDJR Product Specialist
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    Hi , My name is Chuck. I've been with Schmit Bros since 1999 (18+ years) and I love it here. I grew up in Port Washington and currently reside in Waubeka with my wife of 32 years. We have a daughter and grandchildren whom I love spending time with.
    Stop in and say hello, I'd love to help you and your family find a vehicle that suits your needs. 

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  • Dennis Anderson
    CDJR Product Specialist
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    Dennis Anderson has been in customer service all of his adult life and spent over 25 years as a management consultant for fortune 500 companies; his bright smile and kind demeanor are happy to greet you on our Dodge side. He has been with us for over 4 years and doesn't show any sign of slowing down any time soon. Dennis has always been into cars; his first car being a Jeep CJ5 in 1973. When Dennis isn't selling cars for us on the Dodge side, he enjoys tending his garden, spending time with his family, fishing, and making his own musky bait.

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  • Rich Glodowski
    CDJR Product Specialist
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    Hello, I'm Rich Glodowski. My wife and I have raised a family and lived here in Port Washington/Saukville area since 1995. I worked 30 years in federal law enforcement and conservation, retiring as a senior manager.

     

    I have been with Schmit Bros. since August 2011. I started in the internet sales department and switched to the Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram sales staff about a year later. I own a 2017 Ram 1500 Laramie, and a 2017 Jeep Cherokee Limited, so I have personal knowledge of the Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram products, but I am also a certified Ford Product Specialist.

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  • Quintin Hammonds
    Body Shop Manager
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    Quintin is a guy who knows a lot about cars, proclaiming he's been into them since "he was in diapers". Living all over the country in his childhood from Missouri to Florida and Arizona  and many places in between, Quintin has seen a lot of the country before most of us graduated from high school. Happily our body shop manager, Quintin loves to play basketball, hunting, fishing, and spending time with his kids.

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  • Dylan Hovey
    Ford Product Specialist
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    Dylan is a prime example of how hard work pays off. Starting out as a lot attendant and working his way into sales, Dylan is happy at his new position as a product sales specialist and ready to sell a car to you today. When he's not going to school or studying for his degree in engineering, Dylan enjoys cars (Ford Mustangs are his favorite), video games, and hanging out with is friends.

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  • Angie Hollnagel
    CDJR Service Advisor
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    Angie has worked all of her adult life in customer service and brings a warmth with her when she talks to customers. She's been with us at Schmit Bros for over a year, but it's felt like it's been much longer, in a good way! Angie was raised in Cedarburg, and when she isn't helping us here at Schmit Bros, she enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 kids off roading, playing sports, and just enjoying life.

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  • Tom Goetzke
    CDJR Service Tech
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    Tom Goetzke has a '25 years in the car industry' feather in his hat, with several of them being here with us at Schmit Bros. He grew up in the Brown Deer area but now lives more locally. When he isn't fixing cars here or cars of his own, he really enjoys the Wisconsin outdoors and loves to hunt and fish.

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  • Jacob Garza
    CDJR Service Tech

    Jacob Garza (known as "Jay" to us) has spent several years working on cars. He attends Grafton High School and is highly involved in their automotive program. They went to the ADAMM state competition and are soon on their way to New York City to compete! Jay wants to go to school for mechanical engineering and loves to hunt, fish, work on cars, and spend time with his friends.

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  • Ken Newbury
    CDJR Service Tech

    Ken has been working on cars his whole life and has only worked with cars too. Starting out doing oil changes and small jobs, Ken enjoys being a technician and fixing cars on the Dodge side.  Born and raised in Mequon, when Ken isn't at work he really loves to spend time with his children, enjoys camping and boating.

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  • Nicole Johnson
    Ford Office Manager
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    If you've been over in our Ford office, you've definitely seen Nicole Johnson. Her friendly smile and demeanor are welcoming, and have been for over 10 years here at Schmit Bros. Nicole has worked her way up to office manager and has had a few positions with us over the years, and Schmit Bros is the only car dealership she's ever worked at. When she isn't here on our Ford side, Nicole loves to travel, spend time up in the northwoods with her dogs, hike, and go fishing. Come say hi to Nicole today!

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  • Bev Berndt
    Ford Office Admin
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    Growing up in West Bend Wisconsin, Bev Berndt has worked in customer service for over 20 years and has been with us here at Schmit Bros for over 7. Her warm and gentle presence is a gift for all of us. Bev enjoys cars and going to car shows with her husband in their 1937 street rod, going to sprint car races, watching NASCAR, and going for walks among nature. She enjoys spending time with her family, and is famous for her awesome desserts here at Schmit Bros. Come on over to the Ford side and say hi to Bev today!

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  • Brian Cesario
    Special Finance
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     Brian Cesario is a special finance manager at Schmit Bros, and we have been lucky to work with him over the last ten years. With 31 years in the car industry, "Cesar" as we like to call him, was raised in Cedarburg. He enjoys being with his wife and his two adult children and anything Wisconsin sports related: Packers, Badgers, Brewers, and Bucks OH MY! If you're in need of financing your car, come stop in and see Brian and maybe he can teach you how to Bucky.

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  • Jared Weinfurter
    Ford Service Manager
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    Soft spoken and kind, Jared Weinfurter is our Ford service manager. Jared has been working with cars since he was a kid. Born and raised in Kewauskum, Jared is the jack of all trades in the automotive industry. He has been a detailer, a technician, has worked in parts, and everything in between. When Jared isn't here, he loves to restore his own cars and go to car shows with his family.

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  • Kendra Benson
    Ford Service Assistant
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    Kendra has been with us at Schmit Bros for over 3 years and has enjoyed working in customer service her whole adult life starting with Disney World, working at Epcot. (How cool!) She's a friendly and familiar face because she often does a lot of our videos! Kendra is married and currently lives in Fredonia. When she's not working, you can catch her travelling, camping, and performing/volunteering in theatrical shows.

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  • Dale Rismeyer
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    If you've been a customer to Schmit Bros Ford over the past 4 decades, you're sure to recognize Dale Rismeyer. His warm demeanor and goofy sense of humor help the days go by fast (and in his case, years!); he is an asset to us. Starting as a co-op student and working his way from a mechanic to the counter to the parts manager, Dale has been with us here for 45 years and is a born and raised Port Washington native. He loves his job and has said that Schmit Bros is the only job he's ever had. He loves Ford products; especially the F-150's. When he isn't with us here, he loves to hunt and fish, train his yellow lab, and spend time with his wife and kids. Stop over at the Ford parts counter office and say hi to Dale today.

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  • Chris Janssen
    CDJR Parts Manager
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  • MJ Schmit
    Parts Advisor
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    If you've ever been over in Dodge parts during the day over the past several years, you've likely run into MJ. He has a warm and genuine demeanor and has been with Schmit Bros for many years; first starting out in our Fredonia location! MJ has seen all aspects of the automotive industry. When he isn't here with us cracking jokes and giving out candy, he loves to spend time on the lake, pontoon, enjoy his tiki bar, and spend time with his wife, kids, and grand kids.

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  • Dwight Maciejewski
    CDJR Porter/ Detail
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    Dwight has been working over in detail on our Dodge side for over 10 years. He has been in the automotive industry over 50 years! Isn't that amazing? Dwight was born in Milwaukee and really loves the Brewers, the Bucks, and the Packers. When Dwight isn't here, he loves to go to car shows in his 1968 Camaro with his wife, spend time with his grandkids, and loves to go to ball games with his family.

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  • Tom Longden
    1912 Garage Advisor
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    Tom Longden has over 20 years of experience working with cars and he loves them too. He owns a Ford Fusion, Ford Fiesta ST, and Ford Mustang, so working at a Ford dealership is perfect for him! He was born in Milwaukee and now resides in Sheboygan county. When Tom isn't here helping in the 1912 Garage, he enjoys being outdoors, and travelling with his wife.

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  • Nick Ackley
    1912 Garage Advisor
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    Nick has just joined Schmit Bros as our 1912 Garage Advisor, having come from Carlton Automotive after 9 1/2 Years, before that he was a Cabinet Maker. He has also worked as a volunteer firefighter in Oostburg. Nick loves to fish and spend time with his two kids when he isn't working.

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