1860 Washington Road, Washington, IL 61571
Sales: (309) 481-4210 | Service: (309) 481-4208 | Fleet: (866) 492-5595

Uftring Chevrolet Team Members

Management

  • Dealership Contacts (309) 481-4210
    • Gary Uftring Photo
      Gary Uftring
      Dealer Principal
    • General Manager
      Joe Knapp
      General Manager

      I was raised and went to school in Washington, and am very proud to say I've worked for Uftring for 22 years. I currently live in Eureka with my wife and my son who's a freshman a Eureka High School. Outside of work, I enjoy showing cattle, motorcycling and the Chicago Bears football team. There's always something new every day, and I always enjoy meeting new people. Integrity, reputation and honesty are what I like most about the Uftring Auto Group organization. My favorite vehicles to sell are Silverados and Corvettes! Each customer of mine can expect to be treated like family. A promise made is a promise kept.

    • Used Car Sales Manager
      Ron Uftring
      Used Car Sales Manager

      I'm Ron, and have been working for the Uftring family for 28 years. I currently reside in Washington with my wife, Charlotte. We have 6 children and 13 grandchildren. Outside of work I enjoy rodeos, motorcycle riding and Hereford cattle.

    • Sales Manager
      Dan Staggs
      Sales Manager

      I'm Dan, a Sales Manager here at Uftring Chevy. My wife Janet and I have been married for 33 years, and we have 4 children and 1 grandchild. Outside of work, I enjoy golfing, bike riding, listening to music and reading! What I enjoy most about selling cars is being able to learn something new about people every time and seeing people leaving in a new our used vehicle. I love to see the excitement they experience as they drive away. Each of my customers can expect a sincere desire and approach to make their car buying experience the best they've ever had. My favorite vehicle to sell is the Equinox. It has tons of room, it's very versatile and yet it gets tremendous fuel economy.

    • Sales Manager
      Nathan Schneider
      Sales Manager

      I've worked for Uftring Chevrolet for 10 years. I grew up in southern Illinois in Centralia and moved to Washington in 2007. My wife Abigail and I have 3 children, a son Logan and twin daughters Alice and Emma. I enjoy Nascar and being outside in my spare time. My favorite part of my job is meeting new people from all walks of life. I've been selling cars since I was 16 and truly love the business. Any customers of mine can expect up front honesty with me, and the best experience possible buying their new car.

    • Used Car Outlet Manager
      Jerry Lovell
      Used Car Outlet Manager

      I live in Washington, IL and have been with the Uftring organization for 44 years. My wife Judy and I have 3 children, Spencer, Carrie and Katie, and 8 grandchildren. When I'm not working I enjoy spending time with my grandchildren and golfing. There are many things I enjoy about my job, but working with great people who treat customers the right way is what I like best. I love the car business and helping my customers.

    • Finance Manager
      Ken Miller
      Finance Manager

      I've been on the Uftring Chevy team for 18 years and live in Washington. My wife Colleen and I have 3 children, Jacob, Brittany and Kasey, and 1 granddaughter Gracie. Outside of work I enjoy fishing, hunting, and watching fast pitch softball. My favorite types of vehicles to sell are Corvettes and Silverados. My customers can always expect that I will do my best to help them out in purchasing their new car, and I will get them a great deal. What I like most about working for this organization is the way Uftring treats people, our great service department and great body shop.

    • Jim Motteler Photo
      Jim Motteler
      Finance Manager
  • Sales (309) 481-4210
    • Sales Consultant
      Chad Uftring
      Sales Consultant

      Uftring Chevrolet has been my employer for over 21 years. I am from Washington and currently live in Germantown Hills. My wife Melissa works at the Pekin DMV, and together we have 3 children, Jake 22, Wes 21, and a daughter Casey, 15. Outside of work I enjoy fishing and boating. I love watching my customers get the vehicle they want and leave with a big smile. The Uftring Auto Group has great people to work with and work for.

    • Sales Consultant
      Lee "Big City" Kerr
      Sales Consultant

      I have worked for Uftring Chevrolet for 9 years. Originally from Chicago, I now reside in Tremont. I've been married for 35 years, and have a son, 2 daughters and 3 granddaughters. Outside of work, I most enjoy spending time with my family, fishing, hunting and sports. What I enjoy most about selling cars is being able to meet new people, making people happy and making new friends. The Uftring Auto Group is a great place to work for. We are a family here, we have fun and most importantly we sell vehicles the right way. I'm a truck guy by heart, but I enjoy selling all types of Chevys. I'm honest, and my customers can and do trust me when it comes to their vehicle needs. "Family is forever" is my motto, and that is why I love Uftring. We are family!

    • Sales Consultant
      Chris Kamp
      Sales Consultant

      I'm from Metamora and have worked for Uftring Chevrolet in Washington for over 4 years. In my spare time, I enjoy music, playing guitars and Corvettes. I like the excitement a customer has when they get their dream car. I love meeting new people every single day, and how our new vehicles are constantly changing and getting better. I love the people I work with, we're like family. My customers can expect me to always be understanding of their needs. I'll work hard to find the right car for them that fits in their budget. I enjoy Corvettes the most because they're very fun and the customers are enthusiasts!

    • Sales Consultant
      Randy MacDonald
      Sales Consultant

      I'm from Peoria originally and have lived in Washington for 30 years now. I've been with Uftring Washington for over 8 years. My wife Kim is from Washington and works at Five Points Library. My oldest daughter Jessica teaches at Washington Central, and my daughter Kaitlyn is a junior at Washington High School. I have 2 grandsons and enjoy hunting and fishing in my spare time. I love helping people to get the vehicle they want, and I enjoy working with my friends at the dealership. Uftring Chevy is a great organization with great people and a nice facility. Each of my customers can expect great service from me. I will help them after the sale and I treat my customers like I would want to be treated. I enjoy selling Silverados the most! I've always been a truck guy because of my hobbies and interests. I strive to make your car buying an easy and great experience!

    • Sales Consultant
      Nick Cramer
      Sales Consultant

      I grew up in Washington, and graduated Washington High School in 2003. I currently live in Peoria and have been with Uftring Chevy for 3 years now. Outside of work I enjoy playing and watching all sports, traveling, road trips, sight seeing, making people laugh, movies and snowmobiling. I enjoy selling cars and trucks for many reasons, especially showing my customers all the new technologies of a vehicle and making my customers happy. What I like most about the Uftring Auto Group is the honesty, integrity and values that this organization practices. Any customer can expect to have fun buying the right car from me. I'm very personable, fun, caring and I treat all my customers just like friends and not like a salesman. No high pressure with me, always honest and making sure I find the best car that fits their needs. I remind people of John Candy, I love to have a good time and make people laugh!

    • Sales Consultant
      Kendall Hearn
      Sales Consultant

      I have been a member of the Uftring Chevrolet team for 18 years now. I am originally from Peoria and currently live in Peoria. I am a father of 3, and in my spare time I love to go fishing, golfing and work in my yard. I love the opportunity to meet new people and help them get the absolute best vehicle at the best price. If we wouldn't sell it to our family, we wouldn't sell it to you. My customers can expect professional and caring service from me, before and after the sale. Let me show you the Uftring experience!

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      BJ McVey
      Sales Consultant
    • Sales Consultant
      Steven Jones
      Sales Consultant

      I have been with Uftring for 20 years and work at our used car outlet store in Washington. I am a father of 5, and enjoy golfing and the Chicago Cubs. I like helping people and try my best to make my customers have a simple, no pressure experience with me. Gary Uftring puts his family, employees and customers first. I live in Bloomington-Normal and it's worth the drive to be able to work here every day.

    • Sales Consultant
      Jake Weston
      Sales Consultant

      I am originally from Washington and currently live in Washington. I am a graduate of Millikin University and played 4 years of college football. I really enjoy sports and being outside in my spare time. What I like most about selling cars and trucks is providing transportation needs to customers and watching people get so excited to take delivery of their new vehicle. We do things the right way. My customers can always expect a great buying experience from me. I pay attention to details to best fit my customers' needs, and keep a laid back, fun buying experience. All vehicles are fun to sell in their own way, I can't pick just one!

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      Adam Gawason
      Sales Consultant
    • Brian Tigue Photo
      Brian Tigue
      Sales Consultant
    • Tom Taylor Photo
      Tom Taylor
      Sales Consultant
  • Service (309) 481-4208
    • DeWayne  Gray Photo
      DeWayne  Gray
      Service Manager
    • Pat Nelson Photo
      Pat Nelson
      Assistant Service Manager
    • Parts Manager
      Clint  Sommer
      Parts Manager

    • Steve West Photo
      Steve West
      Body Shop Manager
    • Jack Stanton Photo
      Jack Stanton
      Assistant Body Shop Manager
    • Michael  Chioni   Photo
      Michael  Chioni
      Service Advisor
    • Nate  Mescher Photo
      Nate  Mescher
      Service Advisor
    • Todd Scott Photo
      Todd Scott
      Service Advisor
    • Jonathan  Downing  Photo
      Jonathan  Downing
      Service Advisor