Meet the Staff


Click on one of the people below to find out more information.

  • Patrick J. Eads,
    Owner/President
    319-337-4600

    Patrick is in his 31st year in the car business. He fell in love with the car business after graduating from the University of Northern Iowa  and beginning his career as a salesperson. He truly loves the car business and feels fortunate to work with people he considers family.

    Patrick grew up in Clinton, IA and is married to Dawn Eads. They have two sons, Tyler and Brody. When he's not at the dealership, Patrick enjoys spending time with his family, watching sports and working out.

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  • Terry Adams ,
    General Manager
    319-337-4600

    Terry has been in the car business for 26 years. He is from Mount Vernon is married with 4 kids. He enjoys spending time with family, golfing, High School sports and watching the Minnesota Vikings.

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  • Gary Minikus, General Sales Manager
    319-337-4600

    Gary has been in the car business for 26 years. He is from North Liberty and is married with 3 kids. He enjoys spending time with his family, hiking, playing basketball and football.

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  • Jerry Ackerman, Business Manager
    319-337-4600

    Jerry is from Marion and has been in the automotive business for 7 1/2 years. He is married with 4 children. He enjoys coaching wrestling, fishing, hunting, motorcycles and spending time with family.

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  • Scot Newhouse, Internet Sales Manager
    319-337-4600

    Scot has been in the car business for 11 years. He's originally from Waterloo. He is married with 2 Great Danes. He enjoys spending time with his family and dogs, golfing and watching the Hawkeyes.

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  • E.J. Lehman,
    Sales Manager
    319-337-4600


    EJ is in his 30th year in the car business. He was born and raised in Iowa City. He is married with 3 stepsons and enjoys golfing, fishing, watching the Chicago Cubs and Iowa Hawkeyes.


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  • Steve Goedert, Chief Financial Officer
    319-337-4600

    Steve grew up in Dubuque and graduated from Loras College. He's lived in the Iowa City area the last 39 years of which 24 of them in the car business. He's married with one daughter and enjoys golfing, fishing and Iowa football.

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  • Sarah Boulter, Advertising & PR Manager
    319-337-4600

    Sarah has worked in the car business for 22 years. She's originally from Cedar Rapids, IA. She is married with two daughters and enjoys watching them play sports and gardening.

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  • Wilson Campos,
    Sales Consultant
    319-337-4600 (speaks Spanish)

    Wilson has been selling cars for 6 years. He is from Muscatine and enjoys playing volleyball and working out.


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  • Curtis Uthe,
    Loan Processor
    319-337-4600

    Curtis has been selling cars for 16 years. He's originally from West Branch. He's married with one daughter. He enjoys playing chess, traveling, spending time outdoors and with family and friends. 

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  • Bill Spurrell,
    Sales Consultant
    319-337-4600

    Bill has been selling cars for over 27 years. If you have any questions about trucks, he's your guy. We have given him the title, Truck Expert, because he knows everything there is to know about them. Bill has 3 kids and 1 grandchild. In his free time he enjoys movies and basketball.

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  • Kayvon Jafarpour,
    Sales Consultant
    319-337-4600

    Kayvon has been selling cars for 9 years. He was born and raised in Iowa City. He enjoys spending time with family and friends and landscaping his yard.

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  • Tim Schemmel, Sales Consultant
    319-337-4600

    Tim is in his second year of auto sales. He is originally from the rural Dubuque area, graduated from the University of Iowa and has been in Iowa City for 31 years. He is married with three children. He enjoys spending time with his family, woodworking and watching the Hawkeyes.

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  • Patrick Gollhofer, Sales Consultant
    319-337-4600

    Patrick is from Ankeny and has been selling cars for 7 months. In his free time he enjoys fishing, disc golfing and being outdoors.

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  • Liz Wulfsen, Sales Consultant
    319-337-4600

    Liz is from Cherokee, IA. She came to Iowa City for school and is now looking to begin a career in sales. She enjoys golfing and cheering for the Hawkeyes when she's not working.

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  • Jared Martz,
    Director of Service and Parts
    319-337-4600

    Jared has been in the car business for 30 years. He is originally from Boone. He is married with one son. He likes spending time with family, riding motorcross, playing golf and cruising the Caribbean in the winter.

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  • Warren Humphrey,
    Service Advisor
    319-337-4600

    Warren has been in the automotive service business for 31 years. He has two kids and one grandson. He likes to spend his spare time watching his grandson play football and camping with friends.

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  • Jeff Madison, Service Advisor
    319-337-4600

    Jeff is originally from Washington. He has worked 24 years in auto industry. He is married with 5 kids. He doesn't have time for hobbies between work and 5 kids.

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  • Aaron Carlson, Quick Service Advisor
    319-337-4600

    Aaron is originally from Fort Madison. He is married and enjoys working on cars, driving, riding his motorcycle, radio-controlled cars and playing video games.


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  • Jeremy Langfitt,
    Parts Manager
    319-337-4600

    I am here to assist you with your needs. Feel free to call or email me at anytime.

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  • Page Rutherford,
    Parts Counter
    319-337-4600

    Page grew up in a small town on the west side of  Iowa called Atlantic. He has been in the auto parts business for over 6 years. He is married with two kids. Page enjoys spending time with family and friends, enjoying sports, and listening to music.  

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  • Tyvis Smith, Parts Counter
    319-337-4600

    Tyvis is coming up on one year in the car business. He graduated from UNI where he played football. He grew up in Davenport. Tyvis enjoys playing football, lifting weights, video games and eating.

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  • Chris Hotchkiss, Parts Driver
    319-337-4600

    Chris has been in the auto industry since 2001. He's from Granger, Iowa and has two kids. Most people in Iowa City will recognize him as "Mr. Hawkeye". He's a big Hawk fan and enjoys announcing for high school sports for Mid Prairie and IC West.

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  • Patrick Bardsley, Car Washer

    Patrick is originally from Virginia. This is his first job in the auto industry. In his free time he likes to bike and ski.

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