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Bedford Staff

Emma Lachica

My name is Emma Lachica. I started with the company as a transportation problem solver at the Akron East Ave location in April of 2012, transferred to the Youngstown Location and was promoted to Manager in waiting. I spent 10 months at the Youngstown location as a successful MIW and Sales rep. In November of 2013 I was promoted to sales manager for the Tallmadge location and spent 3 months as the store manager then transferred back to the Youngstown location in February of 2014 to become their store manager. I have come a long way with ABC Motor Credit and proud to tell my success stories! A little bit about me on a personal level, I am married and have 3 children 4 including my husband! I have 2 sons age 14 and 12, and a 3 year old daughter, so you can say I have my hands full! I am a HUGE Ohio State Fan, I love wrestling, having 2 boys that have wrestled since they were 4 years old which deems me a "mat mom", and my daughter will follow in their footsteps! I am very proud to be an ABC Motor Credit employee and look forward to continuing success with the company!


Michele Ferre

Michele comes from a legal background. She was in the industry for 20 plus years. She provided service for many different law firms as well as multimillion dollar accounts. She is proud to be a part of the Tallmadge team. She has a son that was in the Navy and returned home safe after an injury. She lives in Barberton and enjoys riding motorcycles, volleyball, softball and reading. Putting you into a newer vehicle is her goal.


Paul Hardy

Paul started his life as an Army brat and had many homes before stopping in Ohio in 1980. He left to spend time in The Marines as a helicopter gunner for 8 years and is a Gulf War Vet. After spending years living in Hawaii, Paul moved back to his childhood home of Kent, OH. Paul has over 23 years in the automotive field and knows how to take care of his clients. He is married and has 3 children 2 (rescue) dogs and 2 cats. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, fishing, Xbox, PS4, and football.


Adam Robinson

Adam comes to the Bedford team with a wealth of knowledge in customer service. Prior to joining us he excelled at originating mortgage loans and political fund raising. Adam is a former soldier in the US Army and he is a single father of 2- TaJuan Jr. 4 and Ruby Faye 2.


Stephanie Trent

Hello my name is Stephanie Trent. I am a Transportation Problem Solver with the Bedford Location of ABC MotorCredit. I have over 16 years of banking experience and over 20 in customer service or sales. I have always wanted to work in sales at a dealership but was too scared to try. I took a step out on faith and so glad that I did. I love my job!!! What I love most is the look when I explain the program and the hugs and thank you I get when I can get a buyer off the bus and into a vehicle!!!


Canton Staff

Chris Guthrie

Chris has been in the Customer Service Industry for over 14 years.Before coming to the Automotive Industry in August of 2013, he worked as a Store Manager for Starbucks Coffee Company and was an employee there since 2001. He has worked on his own vehicles for over 15 years and continues to enjoy doing it to this day. In his spare time he enjoys welding, woodworking, the great outdoors, and riding motorcycles. When looking for your next vehicle, come see us at the Canton location. We’re here to offer friendly customer service and get you into a vehicle with great perks with our value package.


Debbie Hawk

Debra Hawk has been with ABC since November of 2008 and became part of the sales staff in the Canton store in August, 2010. She really enjoys working with customers to make their car purchase an enjoyable experience. Her motto is to treat each person the way she expects to be treated, with respect and kindness. Though she has no past sales experience, she has been able to help many people already. Debbie will always do her best to get you driving. In her spare time she enjoys drawing, reading and spending time with friends and family (especially the grandkids).


Tiana Hawkins

Hello my name is Tiana and I am excited to work for ABC Motor Credit! I was welcomed with open arms since I’ve started here in August of 2014. I never would have thought I would be working as a transportation problem solver considering I have little experience in sales, let alone cars! But with my 10+ years experience in customer service, I was confident in my decision and what I can bring to the company! Come in and see me TODAY, I would love to make your car buying experience the best decision you have ever made! #teamabcmotorcredit


Kevin Stewart

Kevin Stewart is a new addition to ABC MotorCredit, bringing 7 years of customer service and sales experience. Helping people into a newer, better vehicle doesn’t feel like a job to Kevin. He enjoys meeting new customers every day, and seeing them leave ABC MotorCredit satisfied with a smile on their faces. He looks forward to you being the next!


Tallmadge Staff

Leah Clark-Walker

Leah Clark-Walker is the new Sales Manager in the Akron location as of June 2015. She joined the ABC MotorCredit team in January of 2013 in the Canton location. She really enjoys meeting different people each day and helping them find the vehicle that meets their needs and their budget. She especially loves to see the smile on customer's faces when they get the keys to their new vehicle. Leah has over ten years of customer service and technical support experience but says this is her favorite job ever and plans to retire from ABC! In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband and children, playing computer games, and watching TV.


Jim Hassan

Jim Hassan is the sales manager at the Akron store since January 2014 and has been with ABC since February 2010. Jim brings a decade of automotive sales experience to ABC MotorCredit. He excels in customer service and was ranked #1 in Customer Satisfaction with General Motors. Prior to automobile sales, Jim spent ten years at LTV Steel Research and Development, testing various automotive materials, such as steel, paint, and hydro forming. On his days off, he enjoys riding his motorcycle and spending time with his wonderful family. When you are ready to make your next automotive purchase, come see Jim at the Akron store and he'll make sure you are satisfied!


Tracey Austin

Hi my name is Tracey Austin and I am a Transportation Problem Solver in the Akron, Ohio location. I have recently come aboard with ABC Motorcredit because of their family values and how they conduct business. I come from a background in car advertising sales as well as many years of experience in the mortgage industry. I am very familiar with cars and loans which makes for a great combination. My number one goal is to have happy satisfied customers in every way so they want to tell their friends about ABC Motorcredit and send them to me. I will work hard to earn and keep your business. Give me a call today! 330-848-8393


Katelin Puzakulics

Hello my name is Katelin Puzakulics, I am a Transportation Problem Solver at our ABC Tallmadge location. I have been in sales for over 8 years and with ABC since February of 2015. I am often asked what I do for a living and I simply reply: “I help customers rebuild their credit and provide them with safe and reliable transportation.” It’s the most rewarding job I have ever had. In my free time I enjoy time with my family. I am engaged and have two boys, they keep me very busy. Come in and see me I would love to help you find a vehicle that fits your needs and budget.


Al Zahran

Al Zahran has been with ABC for a while now and became part of the sales staff in the Akron store in April, 2015. He really enjoys working with customers to make their car purchase an enjoyable experience. Al will have his customers laughing throughout the entire car purchase process, to make the experience pleasant and enjoyable for all his customers, when you go to see Al, be prepared to laugh. Al has already established a reputation of doing absolutely his best to get you driving and getting you into a vehicle you will enjoy. In Al’s spare time, he enjoys building miniature buildings, playing call of duty, spending time with his ever growing amount of friends!


Youngstown Staff

Jacque Walker

Jacque Walker is a Transportation Problem Solver at ABC Motor Credit. Before becoming a TPS Jacque lived in Columbus, Ohio. Where she was a sales associate for Dish Network for about two years. She also worked in sales with both DirecTV and Verizon wireless. She always has the drive in sales and be of the top performers in all jobs. When she moved back to northeastern Ohio, she wanted a job to maximize her skills that she has learned over the years in sales and is very excited to be a part of the ABC family.


Bill Blott

Hello! My name is Bill Blott. I joined the ABC family in July 2015. My 18 years of sales and service experience ensure that I will do everything I can to get you a vehicle that meets your needs and your budget. I understand that car buying can be stressful so I try to keep things light and have fun in the process. My goal is to make sure that you are as satisfied with your purchase the day you pay it off as you are the day you drive it home. Call me and let’s get you rolling!


Kendall Kokoski

Hi, I’m Kendall, I’m your transportation problem solver in the Youngstown location. I have worked construction jobs for 10 years and have now found my home in sales. I am married with a 2 ½ year old son. I love hunting fishing and watching football. I am here to help you get in a vehicle to get you driving. So if you are in the market for a vehicle give me a call and I will do my best to get you driving in a vehicle that is reliable and ready to go. GO PENN STATE…