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  • Geo Padilla
    Product Specialist
    732-719-1600 ext. 3506

    Yo hablo español

    I started working at Pine Belt in 2012. I attended Monmouth Regional High School. My Favorite subject was and still is History. I was a military child and lived around the globe for most of my life until I landed in NJ in 1999. I have 2 beautiful children ages 3 and 7, Judah and Estelle. They are my everything and make me proud everyday with their determination, smarts, and tenacity with life. My favorite hobbies include gaming, anime watching, and my obsession with overall world knowledge. Also, in my spare time, I collect graphic novels and comic issues. My favorite vehicle is the 2023 Silverado 1500 LT Trail Boss.

  • Ian Giroux
    Product Specialist
    732-719-1600 ext.3505

    I have been with the company at the Subaru location since 2016. I went to Toms River High School East ("Nothing greater than a Raider"). I was born in San Diego, California and moved to Toms River, New Jersey just before middle school. I now live in Barnegat, NJ. I married the love of my life and best friend, Nicole, in 2021, who also works for Pine Belt. When I am not helping my clients here at the store you can usually find me Sim-Racing or playing guitar. I will always have a soft spot in my heart for the WRX/STI... street legal rally car?! Don't mind if I do!

  • Michael Tillis
    Product Specialist
    732-719-1600 ext.3540

    I started with Pine Belt in 2019. I was lead in auto body mechanics for 12 plus years. I also worked as a sales consultant for Dollar General for 5 years as well. I went to Brick Memorial High School, and did Vocational School for Automotive Mechanics and Collision Repair. I grew up in Brick, New Jersey, and still reside there. I've Loved cars since I was a little boy when my dad got me into the automotive field. For many years we used to fix and restore all types of vehicles. I am very blessed and happily married with three beautiful daughters and a German Shepherd at home. I love spending my free time with my family and going to movies as well as traveling. My favorite vehicle is the Subaru Ascent.

  • Anthony Rodriguez
    Product Specialist

    I started working at Pine Belt in 2020. I went to Toms River High School North, followed by Fairleigh Dickinson University. I grew up in Toms River and currently live in Manahawkin. I am married to my wife Lauren, and have a 4 year old daughter. I enjoy spending time with my family and friends. I also enjoy watching and attending football games (Go Giants!). My favorite vehicle is the Chevy Corvette.

  • Lawrence Mincey
    Product Specialist

    I have been working with Pine Belt since 2022. I attended school at Rutgers University, and my favorite subject was Psychology and Sociology. I am from Perth Amboy, New Jersey. I have a daughter who is my world. My hobbies include video games, anime, and spending time with my family and friends. When I have the time I love to travel. My goal is to fill my passport with different stamps. My favorite vehicle is the Subaru WRX GT.

  • Michael Yurcho

    I started at Pine Belt Subaru as an Oil Change Technician back in 2020. I worked my way up to a Subaru Certified Technician. After a year in the main shop, I decided I'd give sales a shot and I haven't looked back since! I went to Southern Regional High School and graduated from Toms River North High School. My favorite class was definitely Auto Shop. I've always loved anything to do with cars! Currently I live in Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey. Growing up, I've moved around a lot from Trenton NJ to Northern Kentucky and back to Toms River, NJ. In my free time if I'm not off-roading my truck or working on my cars, you'll find I will be going for a hike or playing some video games. The Wrx has to be my favorite sports car and the Outback XT is my favorite SUV.

  • Cecelia Wilson
    Product Specialist

    I started working at Pine Belt in December of 2022. Before entering the auto industry, I was a Nail Tech and Makeup Artist. I went to Lacey Township High School and graduated in 2018. I loved all of my science classes, especially Microbiology. I was born and raised in Lacey Township, New Jersey. I am an animal lover through and through. I have a ball python named Mochi. I'm super into cars of all kinds, especially older JDM cars like an R34 Nissan Skyline. I regularly attend local and statewide car meets and love to see all of the different types of cars and how each person builds them to their liking. My favorite vehicle is the Subaru Outback Wilderness.

  • Alma Mata Lopez
    Product Specialist

    Yo hablo español

    I started working at Pine Belt at the beginning of 2023. I went to Lakewood high school and graduated class of 2014. I grew up in Lakewood, and lived my whole childhood here. In my free time, I like hiking and taking road trips on an open road with my puppy best friend Linda. My favorite car is the Jeep Wrangler, it is a great car to go on a road trip in with the top down and get the full experience on the road.

  • Marisa Nehmad
    Product Specialist

  • Sean Colaio
    Product Specialist

  • Shawn Harris
    Delivery Coordinator

    I have worked for Pine Belt Subaru since November 2021. I began as a delivery specialist, and moved up to sales in February of 2022. I went to Brick Township High School, right around the corner and graduated in 2012. I grew up in Brick, but have moved around and lived in many places. My favorite place I've ever lived is Alaska, right outside of Denali National Park. In my free time I like to hang out with my friends, be home with my cat, Theo. I also enjoy painting and hiking. On a nice sunny day you can find me in the woods, or up a mountain. 
    I may be biased, but my favorite vehicle we sell at Pine Belt is the Subaru Outback, which is why I drive one.

  • 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

  • Kevin Johnson
    Internet Coordinator

    I have worked at Pine Belt since 2016. I went to Camden County College and studied General Studies. My favorite subject was English. I live in South Jersey and grew up in Toms River, New Jersey. I enjoy assisting our Pine Belt customers through the process of finding the perfect vehicle to meet their needs. Customer Service shouldn't just be a department, it should be the entire company! Quality is remembered long after the price is forgotten are words to live by in the workplace. If it is new, and AWD, I'll take a look! So many to choose from!

  • Nicole Giroux
    Internet Coordinator

    I started working at Pine Belt in 2018 and have been with the company for 4 years now. I previously worked at Ulta Beauty. I attended High School at Barnegat High School and was a Varsity Cheerleader. I grew up in Manahawkin, New Jersey and currently live in Barnegat, New Jersey. I am married. I enjoy spending time with my dog and my cat. I also enjoy going to the beach. My favorite vehicle is the Mazda CX-5.

  • James Dellane
    Internet Coordinator

    I have worked at Pine Belt since 2017. I went to college at Kean University and my favorite subject is Accounting. I am currently in a relationship and I enjoy spending time with my loved ones. My favorite vehicle is the Chevy Corvette C8.

  • Ioana Mocanu
    Internet Coordinator

    I started in 2022. I previously worked in Customer Service, Marketing and Public Relations for companies in Europe and North America. I have a Bachelor Degree in Marketing and Public Relations and a Master's Degree in Branding. I was born and raised in Bucharest, Romania and I moved to the United States 4 years ago after being an exchange student and meeting my husband. I love cooking but not as much as I love eating. I love binge watching every cooking competition or new series and I definitely prefer limited documentaries. I love traveling the world with my family and I connect with them every single chance I get. My favorite make at the moment are Jeeps but I also love all Mazda models as well.

  • Jessica Raible
    Internet Coordinator

    I started working for Pine Belt in 2022. I attended Jackson Liberty High School. I also attended the International School for Certified Dog Trainers. I was born, raised and currently still live in Jackson, New Jersey. I have been married for 2 years to my amazing husband, Tevin. We have 4 boys, Nicholas who is 13, Jayden who is 10, Caleb who is 3, and TJ who is 1. In our free time we train service and protection dogs for people who need them. I love the Suburban but I have to go with my favorite vehicle being the Chevy Trax, as I own one and love it!

  • Nicolette Torres
    Internet Coordinator

    I have worked at Pine Belt since May 2021. Prior to that I was an assistant manager in retail for 8 years. I went to Port Saint Lucie High School. I went to Brookdale Community College and my favorite subject was math. I also attended Ocean County College and studied Criminal Justice. I grew up in Port Saint Lucie, Florida and partially in Brick, New Jersey as well. I have one son. Some things I like to do are play pool, go to the beach, work on cars, and travel. My favorite vehicle is the Chevy Suburban.

  • Alyssa Noonan
    Executive Account Manager

    I started working for Pine Belt in 2017. I went to Brick Township High School, and attended college At Ocean County College. I majored in Anatomy. I am from Brick Township, NJ. My favorite hobbies include running, traveling, spending time at the beach, cooking, sporting events, country concerts, and hanging out with my friends and family. My favorite vehicle is the Chevrolet Tahoe.

  • Gianna Cipriano
    Executive Account Manager

     I have worked at Pine Belt since 2020. I went to Jackson Memorial High School. I got to school at Ocean County College and am studying Criminal Justice. I grew up in Staten Island, NY and moved to Jackson, NJ when I was 16 years old. When I am not at Pine Belt, I enjoy relaxing, cooking, and shopping! My favorite vehicle would have to be the Mazda CX-5, just like the one I drive!