Meet the Staff

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  • Ahmed Fayed
    General Manager

  • David Kidd
    Sales Manager

    I have been with Pine Belt since 2001. I was born and raised in Ocean County, NJ and currently live in Little Egg Harbor, NJ. I am the proud single father of four of the most incredible children on earth and a champion bowler. In my spare time I enjoy coaching youth basketball, bowling, and time with my family. Favorite Car: Grand Cherokee SRT

  • Matt Lavender
    Sales Manager

    I've been with Pine Belt since 2012 and absolutely love what I do. I was born and raised in Toms River, NJ and went to Toms River High School South. In my free time I enjoy spending time with my 3 children and playing the piano. Favorite Car: Jeep Grand Cherokee

  • Robert Sambataro
    Sales Manager

  • Steve Ventriglio
    Finance Manager

  • Brianna Dibella
    Finance Manager

  • Lisa Richichi
    Product Specialist

    I started at Pine Belt in 2008. I was born and raised in Staten Island, NY where I attended Port Richmond High favorite class by far was cooking! I've lived in Jackson, NJ for the last 17 years with my husband, son, and daughter. When I am not working I love to spend time with my wonderful family, cooking, and even Favorite Car: Chrysler 300...I own one personally and it is by far the best car I've ever had.

  • Ahmed Kandil
    Product Specialist

  • Michael Smith
    Product Specialist

  • Brian Cosgrave
    Product Specialist

  • Michael Chizhik
    Product Specialist

  • Anthony Mitrione
    Product Specialist

  • Christopher Purdie
    Product Specialist

  • Jacob Rosado
    Product Specialist

  • Jacque Jobes
    Product Specialist

  • Ahmed "Eddie" Elsayed
    Product Specialist

  • Matt Agosto
    Product Specialist

  • Robert Papciak
    Product Specialist

  • Joseph Pagano
    E-Commerce Director

    Joseph is responsible for our centralized Internet and Business Development department and manages a 10 person team which handles over 2000 inquiries per month. Joseph started with Pine Belt in February of 2008.
    Joe's extensive experience, coming from Shore Lending Group, a mortgage broker and banking company where 100% of the leads were Internet or phone-based, was perfect preparation for his role as Pine Belt's E-Commerce Director. He is an Ocean County resident and attended Rutgers University and Montclair State University where he studied finance.
    Starting at around 70 Internet provided delivers per month Joseph has taken the department to its current performance level of providing 220 plus deliveries per month.
    Favorite Car: Pontiac GTO Judge

  • Alana Hackshaw
    Internet Sales Manager

    I've been with Pine Belt since 2007. I grew up in Brick and Lakewood and I currently reside in Brick, NJ. I went to East Carolina University for Business Management. In my free time I love the beach and have 3 dogs with my fiancé; Jainey, Sugar, and Niles. I am also flattered and honored to be the "face of the franchise" for all Pine Belt location's advertisements. Favorite Car: Corvette Stingray

  • Lisa Daly
    Internet Coordinator

    I started with Pine Belt in 2011. Prior to that I was with Circle BMW and was the Security Director at Park Shopping Center in Paramus, NJ. I grew up in Paramus, NJ in Bergen County and currently live in Howell, NJ. I'm very happily married with one daughter and three grandchildren; 2 granddaughters and 1 grandson. I LOVE my pets which include my dog, a little Maltese named Snowball, and 2 parakeets, Rain and Sunshine. In my spare time I love the beach and spending time with my friends and family. Favorite Car: Chrysler 200 Convertible

  • Rick Magliacane
    Internet Coordinator

    I joined the Pine Belt family in 2012 after a long career as a Financial Services Manager with Prudential Securities. I'm also very proud to have retired as a Lieutenant-Colonnel in the Army Reserves. I grew up in Orange, NJ and currently live in Brielle, NJ with my wife Marilyn with whom I've raised two wonderful children. I enjoy reading, golf, sports, and dogs. Favorite Car: Jeep Grand Cherokee...I owned them and will not drive anything else!

  • Taylour Gaudreau
    Internet Coordinator

    I have been with Pine Belt since 2011. I was born in Linden, NJ but have lived in Toms River, NJ for over 20 years now. I attended a private performing arts high school called Performing Arts Academy in Lakehurst, NJ. I spend most of my free time either reading or enjoying the outdoors and am a certified Harry Potter MANIAC! I couldn't be happier than when I'm making music and spending time with my family and friends.

    Favorite Car: 1969 Dodge Dart

  • Stephanie Santoro
    Leasing/Retention Specialist

  • Kevin Johnson
    Internet Coordinator

  • Eric Volk
    Internet Coordinator

  • Kristina Marrufo-Goforth
    Internet Coordinator

    I have been with Pine Belt since 2013.  I grew up in Brick, NJ, and attended OCVTS Performing Arts Academy where I majored in vocal and music performance.  In my free time I enjoy singing and making music. I also love to create, whether it be painting, sculpting, or sewing. I like to be outdoors, and read comic books too.

    Favorite Car:  Dodge Charger

  • Susan Cook
    Leasing Coordinator

  • Richard Gambone
    Service Manager

  • Jack Adams
    Body Shop Manager

  • Katie Wombough
    Customer Experience Manager

  • Rose Krywy
    Service Coordinator

    I've been with Pine Belt since 1998. Before this I spent several years at Foodtown in Edison, NJ while my children were growing up. I was also very active within their schools as a class mom, library volunteer, and band mom. I grew up in South Plainfield, NJ and graduated from South Plainfield High School where my favorite subject was history. I am married to my best friend and we love to cook together while listening to music. In my spare time I enjoy nothing more than growing vegetables in my garden, bird watching/feeding, reading, and riding bikes. Favorite Car: ANY pickup truck

  • Dennis Flood
    Service Coordinator

    I have been at Pine Belt since 2013. I'm from Philadelphia and went to Upper Darby High School and the Neumann College. I am married and enjoy sports, movies, and reading books in my spare time. Favorite Car: Jeep Wrangler

  • Kristin Cook
    Service Coordinator

  • Marybeth Wozniak
    Service Coordinator

  • Catherine Imposimato
    Service Coordinator

  • Kathy Dimpflmaier
    Service Coordinator

  • John Ferrao
    Assistant Service Manager

  • Drew Murphy
    Service Shop Dispatcher

  • Kristy Brown
    Customer experience representative

  • Alex Guadagno
    Customer experience representative

  • James Dellane
    Customer experience representative

  • Glenn Nilsen
    Certified Specialist Technician

    With Pine Belt since 1984.

  • John Pendleton
    Certified Specialist Technician

    With Pine Belt since 1978.

  • Rob Krychiw
    Certified Specialist Technician

    With Pine Belt since 1989.

  • Herm Santiago
    Certified Specialist Technician

    With Pine Belt since 1988.

  • James Moran III
    Certified Maintenance Technician

    With Pine Belt since 2009.

  • Andrew Lynch
    Master Certified Technician

    With Pine Belt since 1985.