Staff


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Administrative

Scott Shafer
Dealer
423-200-5200

What is your favorite Hyundai vehicle and why?
The palisade because I fit perfectly in them and the ride is amazingly smooth!  

What is your favorite local hangout?
I love good food. El Parriso, El Sauzon and Lisa's Country Kitchen in Jefferson City are great. I go to Aubreys and Good Ole Days in Morristown as well. 

What do you like most about being a teammate at Tarr Hyundai?
 I love the culture and the atmosphere at Tarr. We operate as a team. People come to work with a smile and one purpose which is to the care of our customers. We have fun and work together to make sure we are "Treatin' People Right" 

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Charity McDowell
General Manager
423-200-5200

What is your favorite Hyundai vehicle and why?
 The Veloster R Spec

What is your favorite local hangout?
anywhere my family is 

What do you like most about being a teammate at Tarr Hyundai?
the culture and the atmosphere

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Cole Barker
Sales/Finance Manager

What is your favorite Hyundai vehicle and why?
The Palisade limited

What is your favorite local hangout?
Douglas lake

What do you like most about being a teammate at Tarr Hyundai?
working for a family oriented dealership and the family atmosphere at work

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Shianne Davis
Administrative
423-200-5200

What is your favorite Hyuinda and why?

The Veloster because the sporty look. 

What is your favorite local hangout?
Anywhere with family and friends.

What is your favorite part of being a team member at Tarr Hyundai?
I like the overall friendliness here.  Its family. 

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Sales

Brian Cosby
Hyundai Sales Specialist
423-419-9802

What is your favorite Hyundai vehicle?

The Santa Fe and the Palisade

What is your favorite local hangout?
spending time with family and dogs

What is your favorite thing about being a team member at Tarr Hyundai?
I enjoy being part of a hometown dealership!

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Mark Sawyer
Hyundai Sales Specialist
423-736-5791

What is your favorite Hyundai vehicle?

The Elantra--it delivers a huge bang for the buck.

What is your favorite local hangout?
I like to be at the golf course mainly

What do you like most about being a team member of Tarr Hyundai?
the family like culture--everyone is super nice!

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Jeffery "Preacher" Davis
Hyundai Sales Specialist
219-484-5029

What is your favorite Hyundai vehicle?
The Santa Fe

What is your favorite local hangout?
church is my most important thing

What do you like most about being a team member at Tarr Hyundai?
we are a family, we say it a lot and we mean it 100%

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David Kingrea
Hyundai Sales Specialist
423-419-9802

What is your favorite Hyundai vehicle?

The Santa Fe, Palisade, I actually like them all. Its hard to pick one or 2.

What is your favorite local hangout?
I spend time with my family and our church family

What do you like most about being a team mate at Tarr Hyundai?
I like working here because the hometown feel, I've worked in big cities and would always choose the hometown feel. 

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Roxanne Carson
Hyundai Sales Specialist
4234199802

What is your favorite Hyundai vehicle?

The Hyundai Genesis 

What is your favorite local hangout?
Either spending time with my 4 kids or with my friends at good ole days, Aubreys or the lake

What is your favorite thing about being a teammate at Tarr Hyundai?
The hometown feel, everyone gets along so well. 

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JD Kyle
Hyundai Sales Specialist
423-419-9802

What is your favorite Hyundai vehicle?
Palisade

What is your favorite local hangout?
anything where there is music, I am a musician

What do you like most about being a team mate at Tarr Hyundai?
the camaraderie and support of all the team members, its a great environment

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Service

Sam Nisner
Parts Manager

What is your favorite Hyundai vehicle and why?
The Kona--my kids love the Iron Man edition

What is your favorite local hangout?
the park with the kids

What do you like most about being a teammate at Tarr Hyundai?
being able to depend on the ones you work with. 

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Eric Henry
service advisor

What is your favorite Hyundai vehicle?
The Palisade

What is your favorite local hangout?
Panther Creek State Park

What do you like most about being a teammate at Tarr Hyundai?
The great atmosphere 

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Customer Care

Kris Ladd
TSC Manager
423-714-1820

What is your favorite Hyundai vehicle and why?
The palisade 

What is your favorite local hangout?
Hit up craft stores and go anywhere hiking

What do you like most about being a teammate at Tarr Auto Group?
I love the integrity behind the Tarr name, not only just with customers but also the employees

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Whitney Russell
TSC Representative
423-714-1820

What is your favorite Chevrolet vehicle and why?
the Chevy Tahoe

What is your favorite local hangout?
I am usually at the cheer gym with my daughter

What do you like most about being a teammate at Tarr Auto Group?
the atmosphere 

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Josh Vaughn
TSC Representative
423-714-1820

What is your favorite Hyundai vehicle and why?
The palisade 

What is your favorite local hangout?
anywhere my daughter is

What do you like most about being a teammate at Tarr Auto Group?
the energetic atmosphere

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Zoey Blosser
TSC Representative
423-714-1820

What is your favorite Hyundai vehicle and why?
The Kona

What is your favorite local hangout?
Anywhere I can hike

What do you like most about being a teammate at Tarr Auto group?
everyone has each others backs, we are a family

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