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Julie, the only granddaughter of Pat Milliken, began working at the dealership as a teenager. She started working in our accounting office during the summers while in high school and moved into new vehicle sales while in college. Julie received her Bachelor's from Western Michigan University, her Juris Doctorate from Ave Maria School of Law and most recently attended the NADA Dealer Academy. Julie began working full-time at the dealership in 2006. After holding several positions, Julie now oversees the store's new and used vehicle sales departments as well as financing and leasing. She is proud to have followed in her grandfather's and father's footsteps as a third generation Ford dealer.
Kevin has been a part of the Pat Milliken Ford team for 20 years. Growing up in a Ford family, his father working for Ford, it was only natural that Kevin would sell Ford vehicles. In the summer Kevin enjoys spending his weekends at his family's cottage up north boating and spending time with his wife, Keri, and 3 kids. In the winter he loves to snowmobile with his co-workers in the UP.
Don has 33 years in the car business with over 6 years here at Pat Milliken Ford. When Don is not at work he loves to golf and goes whenever he can. Don's favorite thing about working here at Pat Milliken Ford is working with all the great people. Don loves helping people find the transportation needed for their busy worlds.
A graduate of The University of Detroit Jesuit High School ('77) and the University of Michigan ('82), Terry began an unexpected career in the car business in 1988, quickly specializing in the then-new concept of short term leasing. Hired by Pat Milliken Ford in 1991 with the assignment to help create and build a lease portfolio for the dealership, it took just a few short years before the sales team at Pat Milliken had one of the largest such portfolios in the nation; a status still enjoyed to present day. In between busily raising seven children with his wife Karen, Terry has served as a precinct delegate in Sterling Heights, held a parish council seat at his church and managed to earn a third degree black belt in Choi Kwang-Do. He also competes in U.S Masters swimming and Olympic distance triathlons. Terry and his family enjoy camping in northern Michigan as well as traveling south to Florida's beaches (although not as often as his daughters would like.)
Dave has been in the automotive business for 25 years,
9 of which has been spent here at Pat Milliken.
He and his wife Lori have two sons, Brenden and Tyler. Dave loves to ski when time and weather
Jerry has been in the automotive sales business for over 23 years and part of the Pat Milliken team for over a year. He has been married to his wife for over 24 years. Jerry enjoys outdoor activities year round, but his favorite is boating. He prefers all of his vacations to be at the lake.
Joe is celebrating his 27th anniversary at Pat Milliken Ford after a 6 year run managing 2 motorcycle dealerships. Joe comes from a long line of Ford employees including his father, John, who retired with 43 years of service. When not at work Joe's background study in architecture has guided him thru various building projects over the years. He also enjoys boating, snowmobiling and participating in off-road motorcycle events.
Don has 31 years of experience in the car business and 27 of them selling Ford vehicles. Don's last 16 years have been spent working here at Pat Milliken Ford. When Don is not at work he loves to run. He has finished 4 marathons and 21 half marathons. Don says that "Pat Milliken Ford is like a Swiss Watch. Our processes work to take care of our customers."
John has grown up in and around the car business. His father owned three used car lots when he was younger. As an adult John has over 30 years of dealership experience and has been here at Pat Milliken Ford for 17 years. When John is not at work he is kept busy by his 3 daughters. His favorite thing about working at Pat Milliken Ford is the friendly atmosphere for both customers and fellow employees.
David has been a part of the Pat Milliken Ford team since 2012. Formally the Merchandising Specialist, he just finished his first year as a Sales Consultant. David holds a Bachelor's degree in Marketing from the Eli Broad School of business at Michigan State University. When David is not at work he enjoys snowboarding, golfing, and staying active. He loves to travel whenever he can, whether it be some place cold where he can snowboard or warm where he can go scuba diving.
Kevin has been in Automotive Business for over 22 years. He has held several positions, from Sales, to Finance, all the way to General Sales Manager. Recently he has come back to the sales floor to use his knowledge of the business, to create the ultimate buying experience for our customers. He believes that without satisfied customers, we might as well stay home. Outside of work, Kevin has been married for 20 years to his high school sweetheart Heather. Together they have a son named Cassidy, and a daughter named Madelyn. He is most proud of the amazing people they have become.
Sean lives just down the road from Pat Milliken with his wife, Suzy and four children Scout, Lily, Dominic and Dash. He moved here from New Orleans in 2010. He bought his first new car from Pat Milliken in 1994 and the customer service was so good he decided to work here.
Kevin has been selling Ford vehicles for 31 years. He has been here at Pat Milliken Ford for 3 years. He loves spending time with his son and daughter. When Kevin is not at work he enjoys playing pool, golfing, hunting and fishing. Kevin loves making his customer's experience a positive one.
Don has been selling Ford vehicles for over 25 years. Growing up in a Ford family, Don has always loved Ford vehicles. Don and his wife have 2 children and enjoy spending their summers in Lewiston on West Twin Lake. Don likes to run and work on classic cars in his free time. Don also volunteers with his sons Boy Scout Troop taking them camping, skiing and canoeing.
Keith has been selling at Pat Milliken Ford for 30 years. When he is not at work Keith loves to spend time with his family especially his three grandchildren. Keith also enjoys staying active by running, kayaking and riding his motorcycle. Keith's favorite part about working at Pat Milliken Ford is meeting and getting to know different people and building strong and lasting relationships with his customers.
Sean has been around Pat Milliken Ford forever, as his
father started in our sales department the same year Sean was born! Working as a porter throughout high school
and college, and now following in his dad's footsteps in sales, it became clear
that Sean wanted to become a lifetime member of our team. While he's not at work, Sean enjoys doing
projects around the house and spending time with his wife and daughter.
Marty has 37 years of experience in the car business and has been part of the Pat Milliken Ford sales team for 29 years. He and his wife, Jean, have four children and eight grandchildren. Marty enjoys collecting and restoring classic cars. He also volunteers with Operation Injured Soldier helping injured and handicapped soldiers enjoy activities, including boating, hunting and more. Marty has won both the Ford Legends and Ford Grandmaster awards for outstanding customer sales, service, and longevity.
Patrick has 7 years of experience in the car business and has been a part of our team now for over 3 years. When he is not at work he enjoys staying active by playing sports, his favorites being soccer and basketball. Patrick is also a movie and TV show enthusiast. His favorite thing about working at Pat Milliken Ford is building friendships with his customers.
Joe has grown up at Pat Milliken Ford and has held many different responsibilities here. Joe has been working here for 19 years and has been selling new vehicles for the past 14 years. Family comes first to Joe and he spends as much time with his wife and two children as he can. From coaching his son's baseball and basketball teams to going to gymnastics meets, Joe is always busy with his family.
Josh has been with Pat Milliken Ford since 2011. He worked as a Technology Specialist while attending Eastern Michigan University. He graduated in April of 2014 and started his sales career immediately.
Ed started his sales career selling high-end home improvements for Empire Door and Window and Taylor Door and Builders for 10 years. Ed has been selling cars for over 8 years, starting at La Fontaine Honda. He quickly fell in love with auto sales and went to work for North Brothers Ford where he was a part of their pre-owned sales team for over 6 years. Ed and his wife, Lori, have been married 23 years and live in Farmington Hills with their daughter Victoria and golden retriever, Oakley. Both Ed and his wife come from families with a long history of driving Ford Products. Ed is proud and excited to be a part of the Pat Milliken family.
Mike has over 16 years in the car business and 11 years here at Pat Milliken Ford. Mike is an avid golfer and goes whenever he can. Mike is also a sports fan and loves supporting our local teams. Mike's favorite thing about working at Pat Milliken Ford is the family environment here.
Frank has 46 years of experience selling Ford vehicles and has been part of the Pat Milliken Ford team for 8 years. Family comes first to Frank and he loves spending time with his two kids, five grandchildren, and two great grandchildren. Frank has won both the Ford Grandmaster and Ford Legends awards given out for outstanding customer sales and service. When Frank is not at work he enjoys golfing, hunting, and spending time at his church where he is a deacon.
Shauntice has been in the car business for 15 years and has a degree in Business Marketing. She has been with Pat Milliken Ford for almost 9 years. She and her husband have two daughters and a son. When she is not at work Shauntice likes to ride her motorcycle and travel. Shauntice is also very active in her community, volunteering whenever she can. She's been deemed by some 'The Olivia Pope of Cars' because she is a situational credit 'Fixer'. She has and always will give 100% to all of her customers.
Victor has been in the car business for 15 years and has been at Pat Milliken Ford for over two years. Victor has been married to his wife for 17 years and they have two children. Victor enjoys taking his family camping on the summer weekends and playing golf in his free time.
Joe has been in the car business for 21 years and has been part of our team for 18. He is a God-fearing man, an avid golfer, and he enjoys vacationing with his wife, Kathy, in Florida a few times a year. Joe enjoys working at Pat Milliken Ford because of the commitment we have to customer satisfaction, as well as the professional and family oriented environment cultivated by the ownership.
Laura has been in the car business for 22 years and has been a part of our team for 10 years. When she is not at work Laura enjoys spending time with her husband and two Yorkies. In the summer Laura loves to go to her cottage and spend time on the lake.
Vanessa has over 25 years in the car business and has spent her last 4 years here at Pat Milliken Ford. When she is not at work she enjoys reading and watching football and hockey. Vanessa says that "Pat Milliken Ford is a wonderful place to work and do business because of all the friendly employees. Come in and experience this for yourself."
Mark has 25 years of experience in the car business with the last 19 of them here at Pat Milliken Ford. When winter hits, skiing is the only sport he knows. When Mark isn't at work or skiing, he enjoys reading, fishing, and sharing meals with friends and family, and his wife and two kids. Before joining the car business, Mark served our country in the United States Air Force for four years.