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  • Liza Lander (and Poppy)
    Sales Consultant Unicorn
    (503) 330-8887

    A Bruin in Wildcat country! Liza joins the Jim Doran Auto Sales team bringing with her a youthful array of optimism and charisma. Liza was born and raised in Gold Beach, Oregon when in 2014 she moved to Newberg and four years later graduated from George Fox University. She loves people and is excited to learn more about the auto industry! If you want someone who will work their tail off for you and present excellent customer service with a smile, ask for Liza. Don't forget to bring her a coffee for a discount!

    When does Liza work?
    Monday: OFF
    Tuesday: OFF
    Wednesday: 8:30 am to 2:00 pm
    Thursday: 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm
    Friday: 8:30 am to 2:00 pm
    Saturday: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
    Sunday: 11:00am to 5:00 pm

  • Gabe Romero
    Sales Consultant

    Born and raised in McMinnville, Gabe graduated from McMinnville High School in 2018. He started selling cars in 2019 and has since helped dozens of families find the right transportation for their needs. Outside of work, Gabe spends his time doing Automotive Photography and learning new ways to better the customer experience back at work. 

    Fun Gabe Facts:
    Favorite food: Scrambled eggs and coffee 
    Favorite Sport/Activity: CrossFit
    Favorite Weekend Adventure: Studying a new book!

    Why do you like working here?
    "I get to meet new people and connect with the community." -Gabe

    When does Gabe work?
    Tuesday 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm
    Wednesday 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
    Thursday 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm
    Friday 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
    Saturday 9:00 am to 6:00 pm

  • Kobe Jenson
    Sales Consultant

    Kobe is a prime example of what working hard can do for you. He started working for Jim Doran Auto as a detailer in 2018. He was great at his work and was always usually doing more than asked of him. This last winter when a sales position opened up he pursued it and is now our newest sales consultant! He bring youth, verve and charisma to our showroom. 

    When does Kobe work?
    Monday: 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
    Thursday: 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm
    Friday: 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
    Saturday: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
    Sunday: 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

  • Mac Montgomery
    Sales Consultant

    When does Mac work?
    Saturday 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
    Sunday 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Monday 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm
    Tuesday 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
    Wednesday 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm

  • Isaac Gallegos
    Sales Consultant
    971-237-2466 | Direct: 503-687-2819

    Sir Isaac has helped set an industry standard in customer service. Having been apart of the Jim Doran Auto Center team for over 8 years and his growing return clientele base are testaments to his value and passion for customer service. A resident of McMinnville since 1997, he and his wife of 18 years have a 7-year old son, two dogs and love to camp, fish and nature-view.

    Fun Sir Isaac Facts:
    Favorite food: Mexican 
    Favorite Movie: Disney and comedy movies
    Favorite Activity: Spending time with my son
    Favorite Car/Truck: Muscle cars and classic trucks

    Why do you like working here?
    "I love working with people, the rewards are endless!"-Isaac

    When does Isaac work?
    Tuesday 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
    Wednesday 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm
    Thursday 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
    Friday 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm
    Saturday 9:00 am to 6:00 pm

  • Jason Walters
    Sales Consultant

    Jason is excited to be a part of the Jim Doran Auto team and for the many opportunities to learn, grow and advance his career all the while helping people and creating relationships.

    J-Dub is as cool as Marty McFly; the character in Jason's favorite movie: Back to the Future. When he is not helping clients find their next vehicle, Jason is most likely CrossFitting or coaching. He also enjoys racquetball and golf.

    When does Jason work?
    Monday: 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm
    Tuesday: 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
    Friday:  2:00 pm to 7:00 pm
    Saturday: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
    Sunday: 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.

  • James McBeth
    Sales Consultant

    If you are in the showroom for more than 15 minutes, chances are you have heard James laugh! He is a laid back and down to earth salesman who is usually always in a good mood. He enjoys a good steak, watching movies and chillin'. A perfect day off for James would be resting on the beach watching the waves crash ashore. 

    Fun James Facts:
    Favorite food: Steaks, sushi, tacos and pizza! 
    Favorite Movie: Die Hard
    Favorite Car/Truck: Mega Land Cruiser

    Why do you like working here?
    "I like seeing new faces each day and I try to have fun."-James

    When does James work?
    Friday 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
    Saturday 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
    Sunday 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Monday 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
    Tuesday 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm

  • Zach Boschee
    Sales Consultant
    (503) 347-1673

    A driven, joyful individual who always can see the positive in every situation. Zach has a knack for wanting to make you laugh as well as feel a sense or priority. Never one to cut any corners, Zach will always put forth top tier effort!

    When he is not trying to sell cars, you will most likely find Zach either riding or working on his dirt bike! If you come up emtpy there, check the local CrossFit! He is sure to be throwing some iron around.

    When does Zach work?
    Monday: 8:30 am to 2:00pm
    Tuesday: OFF
    Wednesday: OFF
    Thursday: 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm
    Friday: 8:30 am to 2:00 pm
    Saturday: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
    Sunday: 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

  • Russell "Russ" McMillen
    Sales Consultant
    (503) 437-1422

    Russ is your adventurous salesman! He loves the outside whether hunting, fishing or riding his quads in the sand. If he is outside breathing the Pacific Northwest air he is happy. When he gets to do all this with his family its icing on the cake! 

    Recently, Russ may have found a new love and passion: selling cars! This is his first time tackling the duties of a 'cars salesman' but he is attacking it with professionalism and putting in the extra hours to make sure he knows the product he is consulting about! A hard working, dedicated man he is. Qualities that also make him a wise choice to consult when you are ready to purchase a vehicle!

  • Darin Stutzman
    Sales Manager

    Having been born in McMinnville and raised on a family farm in Sheridan, Darin knows the valley. Upon graduating high school in 2003 Darin immediately started working in the construction field until 2005 when he started his first stint at Jim Doran Auto Center. Starting as a 19-year-old, Darin first looked at this opportunity as "just another job" but soon fell in love with the atmosphere and people. "The longer I stayed here the more people I met and the more I wanted to make this a career and continue helping people with purchasing a vehicle." he stated. 

    In Darin's spare time he enjoys helping his wife's high school softball program, camping, playing with his dogs and really just living life to the fullest.

  • Sam Pyne
    General Manager

    Starting out as a sales consultant over 15 years ago, Sam has seen the ups and downs of the auto industry. Now, as our General Manager, Sams leadership is exhibited daily. His passion for cars, coupled with his integrity makes him a great role model in the dealership industry.

    Fun Sam Facts:
    Favorite movie: Star Wars!
    Favorite Sport/Activity: CrossFit and MMA
    Favorite Car/Truck: Loves most motorized things!

    Why do you like working here?
    "I love the challenge and I get to be around cars all day!" -Sam

  • Doug Hildreth
    General Sales Manager

    Ever the entrepreneur! Doug started in sales at Jim Doran Auto Center in May of 2008. That year he finished 2nd in year-to-date sales! The next three years saw Doug progress as top salesman. In 2012 he chased a passion of his in CrossFit and opened his own affiliate, Newberg CrossFit Rebuilt. Managing both the gym and working at Jim Doran Auto Center until 2014 when he decided to focus on his business full-time.

    In December of 2017 the opportunity to come back into management presented itself. He didn't look back and dove in full throttle! Doug is excited to help lead the organization forward in the coming days, weeks, months and years to come.

    Fun Doug Facts:
    Favorite food: Kombucha and Pizza! 
    Favorite Movie: Forest Gump
    Favorite Sport/Activity: CrossFit
    Favorite Weekend Adventure: Anywhere with my family!

    Why do you like working here?
    "Providing people with exceptional auto experiences is highly rewarding. Competing against ourselves to do and be better brings out our best!" -Doug

  • Sandra Cinnamon
    Office Manager

    Our charismatic office manager, Sandy, has been with the company for over 15 years! She was born and raised in the valley, graduating from Willamina High School and getting a degree from Merritt Davis College of Business. She has four children, eight grandchildren, one great-grandchild and has been married to her husband Tom for 35 years!

    Fun Sandy Facts:
    Favorite Movie: Any Marvel movie
    Favorite Season: Summer
    Favorite Person/Mentor: Her father!

    Why do you like working here?
    "Working at Jim Doran Auto Center is like working with family." -Sandy

  • Bobby Dye
    Business Manager

    Bobby Dye has been with Jim Doran Auto Center for over 7 years. Initially as a sales consultant he climbed the ranks to become the Internet Guy (Internet Sales Manager) to now seated in his new role, our Business Manager handling finance and insurance. Bobby brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to his new position as well as a great character and a priority to customer service.

    Fun Bobby Facts:
    Favorite place to eat: Golden Valley Brew Pub
    Favorite activity: Riding dirt bikes with the kids and family
    Favorite person/mentor: My wife! She is the strongest person I know.

    Why do you like working here?
    "Transparency. All is as it appears!" -Bobby

  • Chris Miles
    Internet and Marketing Manager

    Joining the Jim Doran Auto Center team in June of 2019, Chris is our Internet and Marketing Manager. He is responsible for the look and feel of our company brand from logo to website design. A graphic designer and marketing guru, Chris brings a creative and strategic advertising and marketing methodology unprecedented in the dealership and auto industry. His social media prowess, photography skills and creative ingenuity as been an invaluable addition to the Jim Doran Auto Center team.

    Chris graduated from Linfield College in 2005, was a defensive lineman for the 2004 National Championship winning football team and a standout thrower for the Track & Field team. He married his college sweetheart in 2006 and together with their 9-year-old boy and twin 5-year-old girls reside in McMinnville.