Joel is Chief Operating Officer at Summit Ford. Joel has over 30 years of automobile experience.
Joel and his wife Deb have 4 children, Sam, Sarah, Grace and Isaiah and a Golden Retriever Jasper. Deb is a Special Education teacher locally. In his spare time, he enjoys hunting, skiing and spending time in northern Wisconsin with his family.
Joel believes it is important to give back to the communities that they serve. He is involved with several local organizations and charities that provide assistance and programs to local children and families in need.
A strong belief if his is that you should give back to the communities they serve. Customer service and employee satisfaction are top priorities at Summit.
Michael has been with Summit Ford for 10 years now. His #1 focus is to make sure the customer always leave satisfied and trusts that he will take excellent care of their friends and family as well. In his spare time he likes to be on the lake, hike, and hangout with his two pups.
Jeff has been in the car industry for 19 years and the best thing about being in this business is meeting new people every day and hearing new life stories. He loves being able to help customers get into something that will help take them to work, or on a trip with their family, and so forth.
In his free time, he enjoys golfing, rock climbing, hiking, playing tennis, mountain biking, kayaking, and anything else outdoors. He has a drive for adventure. Jeff has a daughter that he loves teaching new activities to, like snorkeling, rock climbing, ice skating, or taking her to the trampoline park. He also has a German Shepherd named Nala who is the protector of the home but also a loving snuggle bug.
Mark has been in the Automotive Industry since 2000. He has an extensive background in trucks. Mark grew up in Oakfield and has lived in FL since 2006. When he’s not at work, he enjoys home improvement projects and of course, golfing!
Katie was born and raised in Fond du Lac, WI. She loves spending time with her dog, friends, and family. When she’s not at work she’s either attending concerts, thinking of the next place she wants to travel to, or snuggling up with her pup at home.
Katie loves being creative and producing content that will help not only Summit Ford but the community as well. For what’s happening at Summit Ford be sure to follow our Social Channels!
Jamie has been in the automotive industry for 5 years. 3 of which she spent as a sales representative upfitting vehicles from light duty to heavy duty quad axle dump trucks. She has a huge passion for animals. When she is not at work, she is cooking food and spending time with her fiancé(Dustin), son(Brayden) and dog(Malakai). They enjoy taking trips up-north and riding dirt bikes.
Danah is the newest addition to the Finance Team at Summit Automotive in Beaver Dam. She has a bachelor’s degree in Business Management, 21 years of customer service experience, and a passion for numbers and communication. She was raised in the very small town of Lowell, WI and currently resides in Waupun.
When not in the office, she loves to golf, travel, and of course spend time with her husband, three dogs, three nephews, and close friends.
Dan grew up in Randolph Wisconsin and attended high school at CWC in Waupun and went to college at UWSP in Stevens Point. Go Pointers! Dan is a huge sports fan of all the Wisconsin teams including The Brewers, Packers, Badgers and Bucks.
When he isn’t selling cars and trucks or watching sports he enjoys spending as much time possible hunting ducks, deer and turkeys along with fishing for any fish he can catch whether it’s through the ice or with a rod and line.
Timothy is part of our amazing product specialist team and helps customers find the right vehicle to fit their needs. Timothy has auto body shop certifications, so he understands the safety features of vehicles more than most. He also has been detailing cars since he was 16, so he understands what makes a car look good. Timothy only recently got into sales, because he wanted to continue to help customers with their vehicles. He enjoys Traveling, Theater, golfing, the great outdoors and trying new things. Hasta la Pasta!
Dave Puerner was born and raised in Milwaukee WI and attended John Marshall High School where he graduated in 1983. He has three grown children, Justin and twins Nicholas and Nicole. He currently resides in Lomira and has five Australian Shepherds. In his spare time he likes sports, fishing, bowling, and just having fun.
Before joining the Auto Industry he was a machinist for 26 years. He likes the fact of meeting and working with new people and people he already knows. Dave loves the feeling of seeing happy folks taking delivery of a new or preowned vehicle that fits their wants, needs, and budget.
Brennon was born in Burnett, WI, but grew up in Waupun, WI. In his free time you can find him either spending time with his family or outdoors hiking, kayaking, camping, or fishing. He is a bit of a country boy with a passion to travel and explore. He also enjoys sports and tries to attend as many Bucks, Badgers, Brewers, and Packers games as he can get to.
He strongly believes that you treat your family as your friends and your friends like family.
Lexi was born and raised in Fond du Lac WI. She now lives in Waupun with her Husband and her daughter. Lexi just started in the Automotive business, her goal is to provide excellent customer service to every customer. In her free time she enjoys helping out at local animal shelters, spending time with family including her English Mastiff, Huxley.
Brian has been in the car industry business for 20+ years. He loves to fish, watch movies, and spend time with his two twin baby girls. Brian was born north of Seattle and attended the University of Wyoming before he moved to Alaska for 15 years! He is here to assist his customers and make the buying process of a vehicle as easy as possible.
Kenny has been in the car business for over 15 years. He started detailing cars part-time in the dealership while going to college and is currently acquiring pre-owned inventory for Summit. He has held many positions in the Sales Department and has always enjoyed find the right inventory that fits the needs and budget of customers.
Kenny grew up in Fall River and still resides there with his wife and two kids. He enjoys being outdoors and doing projects around the house.
Steve has been in the auto industry for roughly 8 years. He was born and raised in Waupun. In his free time he likes to be with his wife, daughter, bulldog Winston, and friends. Steve enjoys bowling, playing softball, taking walks, listening to music, and relaxing.
His goal is to go above and beyond to help our customers.
Dustin has been in the auto industry off and on for many years. He was raised on a cranberry marsh in the Northwoods of Wisconsin where he started his automotive journey. After spending 12 years in Washington and the Army, he has moved back to Wisconsin. In his free time, he likes to go for walks, ride his motorcycle, be with his son, family and friends. Dustin enjoys listening to music, going up north and relaxing.
His goal is to go above and beyond to help our customers.
Dan is new to the automotive industry. He is looking forward to helping customers with their service needs. In his free time he enjoys hunting and attending his children’s sporting events. Dan is also an avid sports fan and enjoys watching his favorite teams.
Dylan is new to the Automotive Business. He is learning the ropes and enjoys working with our customer’s and computers. In his free time he entertains his little brothers and looks forward to competing with his opponents on XBox.