Meet Our Staff

Team
Don Gillis
Dealer Prinicpal
Jeff Gillis
General ManagerEmail Me
Jeff has worked in the car business since getting out of the Marine Corps in 1992. He has been employed at Gillis Auto since 2003. He has five children, Carson, Madalyn, twins Molly & Mandy and the youngest J ...Read More
Office
Sandy Heilman
Office ManagerEmail Me
Sandy is our Office Manager and so much more! She has been working here for 29 years! Without her, we would all be lost.
Cary
Title Clerk
Cary is a lifelong Mason County resident. Her favorite thing to do is get outside and enjoy our beautiful beaches with her family.
Wendy Duman
Accounts Payable/Accounts Receivable
Wendy has been in the car business for 20 years. She moved to the Olympic Peninsula 7 years ago & loves the area. She loves spending time with her husband, family & pets! She enjoys gardening, BBQs, football ...Read More
McKenzie Jorgensen
Cashier/Receptionist
McKenzie was born & raised in Shelton. She is the eldest of four daughters. She enjoys photography & is on your way to graduating from Washington State University in December of 2018 with her Bachelors Degree ...Read More
Internet
Jan Wilks
Internet ManagerEmail Me
Jan relocated from Louisiana to Washington and loves living in the Northwest. She enjoys the outdoors and loves antiquing.
Finance Team
Josh Fuller
Josh started in the auto industry in the late 90's, working in all aspects of a dealership, parts, service, sales & finance. He spent the majority of his experience selling & helping people find the perfect ve ...Read More
Sales Team
Dean Barker
Sales Manager
Terry Hess
Sales Manager
Terry is a grandfather who likes to fish and golf for recreation. After 35 years in automotive sales and management he continues to enjoy helping people purchase their vehicle!
Randy Stevenson
Sales Consultant
Randy has been with Gillis Auto Center for 14 years. Randy will help you determine your vehicle needs and find the perfect vehicle. Randy and his family have been in the Shelton Olympia area for 38 years. Bes ...Read More
Frank Frashik
Sales Consultant
Frank is new to the Shelton area, recently moving his family from the Seattle area. Frank has a very upbeat personality and is an avid golf enthusiast. He has been working in the golf industry for the last 20 ...Read More
Drew Sandgren
Sales Consultant
Drew is a long time resident of Shelton. He has been in the automotive business for 7 plus years. Drew loves the outdoors and soaking up the sun!
Tucker Hayman
Sales Lot Attendant
Cayleyana Bowling
Sales Lot Attendant
Cayleyana has lived in Shelton most of her life. She is married and has a beautiful daughter. She loves exploring new places and being outdoors.
Parts Department
John Kruse
Parts Manager
John's love of cars started at a very young age, helping his Dad tinker around the garage. His 30 plus years of auto parts experience & customer service has been recognized with multiple awards! He loves life ...Read More
Toby Hadaller
Parts Counter
Toby is happily married and loves spending time with his kids and grandkids! He has been in the automotive business for 36 plus years.
Troy Slee
Parts Counter
Troy is a lifelong Washington resident, who loves the outdoors. In his free time he likes to go camping and fishing with his daughter.
Teaya Gant
Parts Counter
Teaya loves living in the Pacific Northwest. She has been in the automotive parts industry for 7 years. Teaya is an Army wife and a cat mom. She is also an avid reader who likes to keep her books.
Service Department
Matt Tinnon
Service Manager
Matt has worked for the Gillis family for 14 years. He lives in Gig Harbor with his wife and two daughters.
John Brengle
Service Consultant
John has worked for the Gillis family for 20 years as a Service Advisor, Service Manager and Service & Parts Director. John is an avid reader, bonsai artist and rescuer of unwanted Chihuahuas.
Lori Labrec
Warranty Adminstrator
Lori has been part of the Gillis Family for 17 years and processing warranties for 24 years!
Red Spracklin
Shop Foreman/Dispatcher
Aaron Hurd
Service Advisor
Ron Radach
Service Advisor
Ron has been married to Cindy since 1976! He has been in the automotive trade since 1988. Ron & Cindy have 3 children & 10 grandchildren. Their son Gregory has been proudly serving in the US Navy since 2001.
Daniel Kuni
Service Advisor
Daniel is fairly new to Service Writing but has been in the Automotive Field for 9 years with 4 years of Technical College. In his spare time, Dan enjoys fishing & snowboarding!
Rob Avery
Shuttle Driver
Andres Romero
Service Lot Attendant
Kevin Mason
Service Lot Attendant
Josue Romero
Detailer
Luis Vargas
Detailer