Linwood Hyundai Staff | Paducah, KY


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General Manager

Kliff Kester
General Manager
(270)444-6901

Kliff Kester, our General Manager, has been with Linwood since 1998. He was a leader in Sales in the Metropolis store before he became Manager there, then transferred to manage the Paducah location when it was purchased in 2006.  Kliff enjoys spending time with his family at Kentucky Lake, and is an avid hunter.  He and his wife, Wendy, live in Paducah and have 2 children, Kaleb and Shelby. 

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Management

Jonathan Howard
Finance
(270) 444-6901

Team Member since 2015


Jonathan came to us recently with a background in finance after many years at another dealership.  He brings a lot of knowledge and skill to the team.  In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his kids and is an avid golfer and mountain biker.

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Kevin Jones
Service Deptartment Manager
(270) 444-6901

Team Member since 2014

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Finance

Lacee Antosh
Finance Manager
(270) 444-6901

Team Member since 2006

Lacee has been with the team for a long time and is a huge asset to us.  When she isn't hard at it, she enjoys spending time with her 4 kids and family and quilting.

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Internet Marketing

Robert Carter
Internet Sales / Marketing Manager
(270) 443-4008

Team Member since 2015    


Robert is our BDC and Internet Sales Manager. He comes to us from restaurant and catering management. When he's not hard at work, he enjoys spending time with his family, boating on Kentucky Lake, and hiking with his dogs. He's also a long time supporter and actor / volunteer at Market House Theatre in Downtown Paducah. He is also a lover of the arts and is a Baritone in the Paducah Symphony Chorus.

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Sales

Jeff Duncan
Sales Professional


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Jay Venable
Sales Professional


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Tim "Hoppy" Hopwood
Sales Professional
(270) 845-1111

Hoppy comes to us with years of sales experience. He is dedicated to finding his customers the perfect vehicle. Hoppy makes the car buying experience fun! Call or text him anytime!

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Chris Williams
Sales Professional
(270) 444-6901

Team Member since 2013

Before joining the team Chris worked in finance at a casino for several years as well as restaurant management..  While he is away from work he enjoys sport shooting and spending time with his family.

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Christian Stafford
Sales Professional
(270) 444-6901

Team Member since 2014

Christian is from Southern Il. and worked at Menards in Marion before joining the team.  In his off time he is a huge Cardinals fan and enjoys a myriad of sports such as basketball, baseball and golf. 

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David Gibson
Sales Professional
(270) 444-6901

Team Member since 2006

David has been with us the longest of all our sales team, coming over when we first opened.  David enjoys spending time with his children and grandchildren and sharing his love of Cardinals baseball and UK basketball.

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Gerald Walters
Sales Professional
(270) 444-6901

Team Member since 2009

Gerald spent several years in retail sales prior to joining the team in 2009.  Gerald likes Crossfit workouts and is an avid gamer.  He is currently a student at Murray State University.

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Josh English
Sales Professional
(270) 444-6901

Team Member since 2009

Josh spends his time away from work riding mountain bikes, golfing or taking part in various water sports.  He is an avid fan of sport shooting most outdoors activities.

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Service

Russel "Rusty" Wilson
Service Advisor
(270) 444-6901

Team Member since 2015

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Cortnee Peters
Service Receptionist
(270) 444-6901

Team Member 2016


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Parts

Johnny Fegan
Parts Department Manager
(270) 444-6901

Team Member since 2007


Johnny is a very valuable member of the team and been with us since the beginning.  He enjoys competitive fishing and has won several locals competitions.    

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Chris Carruthers
Parts Deptartment Assistant
(270) 444-6901

Team Member since 2006

Chris joined the team in 2006 and is an integral part of the Parts Dept.  When he isn't busy keeping track of all those moving parts he enjoys time with his family and relaxing.

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Administration

Peggy McNeill
Administration
(270) 444-6901


Team Member since 2006

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Pam Downing
Administration
(270) 444-6901

Team Member since 2011

Pam is a vital part of the team, filling many roles.  When she is not working she enjoys spending time outside doing yard work and is a huge animal lover. 

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