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Sales & Service Support

Tim Eltschlager
Internet Manager
419-842-7720

Raised in Sylvania, Tim has been at Yark Automotive since 1993. In his role at Yark, he enjoys helping customers solve their automotive needs and services. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, traveling in the west, and fitness. When it comes to cars, Tim's favorite is the 1978 Bandit Trans Am.

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Shiretta Grier
Kelly Blue Book Purchasing Agent
419-842-7412


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Brittany Chase
Sales & Service Support Advisor
419-842-7464

From Metamora, OH, Brittany has been at Yark Automotive since 2017. Her favorite part of her position is helping customers and solving their needs. Prior to Yark, Brittany worked for Chrysler. In her free time, she enjoys reading, and spending time with her friends and family, especially her children. Her favorite car is the Chevy Camaro.

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Leslie Oberhaus
Sales & Service Support Advisor
419-842-7652

From Kansas, OH, Leslie has been at Yark Automotive since 2016. Her favorite part of her position is working and building relationships with her co-workers. Her first job was serving at the Pie House in Bettsville, OH. In her free time, she enjoys crocheting, art, and music.

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Naomi Ebert
Sales & Service Support Advisor
419-893-3937


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Sarah Hackett
Sales & Service Support Advisor
419-842-7818

From Sylvania, Sarah has been at Yark since 2019. Outside of work, she enjoys hockey, crafting, floral design, art, nature, and cheering on Detroit sports. Her favorite car is the Jeep Trailhawk.

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Elizabeth Studer
Sales & Service Support Advisor
419-842-7747

From Weston, OH, Elizabeth has been at Yark since 2019. She enjoys getting to know her co-workers, and meeting new people. She loves Disney, reading, swimming, and French fries. Her favorite car is the Toyota RAV4.

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Emilie Awbrey
Sales & Service Support Advisor
419-842-7415


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Patty LaPlant
Sales & Service Support Advisor
419-842-7539

From Sylvania, OH, Patty has been at Yark Automotive since 2020. Her first job was in retail at the Foxmoor in 1972. She thinks that Yark is a great place to work and feels that she excels in customer service. She has 4 children, 4 grandchildren, and an English Cream Golden Retriever named Charley. She enjoys doing anything outdoors in the sun! Her favorite is being on a beach in the water. She loves a clean car that is loaded with all the goodies. Her friends would describe her as happy, fun and loyal. She is fun to work with, loves to laugh and will help out any way she can. When asked what she wanted to be when she grew up, Patty answered "I haven't decided yet."

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Katie Bottesch
Sales & Service Support Advisor
419-842-7410

From Bloomdale, OH, Katie has been at Yark since 2020. A couple things she could not live without are water (literally, haha) and her phone. She loves learning about all the different vehicle types and helping customers with their needs. Her hobbies and interests include softball, being outdoors, camping, traveling and Cedar Point. Her favorite sport teams are Ohio State, the Browns and the Indians. Her friends would describe her as funny, kind and adventurous. Her favorite thing about cars is that new car smell. 

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Nicole Bopery
Sales & Service Support Advisor
419-842-7951

From Perrysburg, Nicole has been at Yark since 2019. She enjoys getting to know her co-workers, and meeting new people. She couldn't live without her family, and enjoys going to the gym, and beach vacations. Her favorite car is the Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT.

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Eleanor Ferrell
Sales & Service Support Advisor
419-842-7970

From Toledo, OH, Eleanor has been at Yark Automotive since 2020. Her hobbies and interests include pickleball and being a middle school leader at her church. She loves her new Chevy Equinox.

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Toyota Sales & Service Support

Andrea Loch
Sales & Service Support Advisor
419-893-3941

From Toledo, Andrea has been at Yark since 2015. Outside of work, Andrea enjoys baking, and running.

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Operators & Greeters

Ellie Selders
Main Operator
419-842-7606


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When it comes to sales and service, we've got a full complement of staff members who are eager to assist in the process in any way they can. We hold customer service as a very high priority and we've been recognized for doing so! At Yark Automotive Group dealerships, we'll do our best to make sure you leave happy with the right car for you and financing that you'll love. After leaving our dealership, so many of our customers are eager to return for great deals on service. 

If you're curious about our dealership, inventory, specials, coupons or anything else, please explore our website or visit our dealership today! We'll be here and ready to help you with anything you may need whether you're still early in the carbuying process or you're ready to sign on the dotted line.