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Dealership Contacts

Craig Lochmandy, President

Craig became a third generation owner of Lochmandy Motors in 1995 when he bought the dealership from his father Dennis. That same year the new facility was built and Lochmandy Motors move to it current location on Nappanee Street. Since then he has run our organization with a focus on customers service and a dedication to the over 120 families employed here.

Nicholas Lochmandy, Vice President

Nick started working summers at the dealership when he was 16. He graduated from Purdue University and started working here full time in 2009. He has been a detailer, parts driver, parts clerk, service advisor, and internet sales manager. He always enjoys learning, and likes to find creative ways to deliver a better customer experience.

Abbigail Lochmandy, Vice President

Abbi Lochamandy is Vice President of Lochmandy Motors and Dealer Principal for Lochmandy Chevrolet Buick of Bremen and Lochmandy Ford of Knox. She has a bachelors from Columbia College in Arts Entertainment Media Management and a MBA from St. Leo University. As a fourth generation car dealer Abbi is passionate about her dealerships in the greater automotive industry.

Mike Lowery, General Manager

Mike is the hardest working general manager you could ask for. He is a student of the industry and his passion for his work has elevated him from his position as parts driver to body shop manager, and eventually, general manager of the entire automotive group.

Sandy Dixon, Office Manager
(574) 264-1174



Don Johnson, New Car Sales Manager

Dave Anderson, New Sales

Peg Harman, New Sales

Peg has worked for four generations of the Lochmandy family. She also has generations of customers who will only come to her to buy a car. She started selling cars in 1988, at the original Lochmandy Buick, when it was located on Main Street in Elkhart. She has over 25 years of experience, and is a GM and Buick expert.

Troy Cates, New Sales

Troy, a Marine veteran, first started at Lochmandy Motors in 1996. He truly has his customer's best interests at heart. He enjoys helping customers buy the car that is right for them. He also enjoys cooking, and makes excellent chili.

Bill Harman, New Sales



John Decker, Used Sales Manager
(574) 264-1174

Greg Slabach, Used Sales

Matt Beckett, Used Sales

Shelby Rosenberg, Used Sales
(574) 264-1174


Service Department

Norm Gersitz, Service Manager
(574) 264-1174

Bruce Huffman, Service Advisor

Nicole Kaufman, Service Advisor

Stephanie Taber, Express Lane Advisor


Parts Department

Joe Archambault, Parts Manager

As manager of the parts department, Joe commands great analytical skill. He has studied and improved on the way we manage our parts inventory. This has helped us to carry more of the original manufacture parts that you need to maintain your vehicle. He has even implemented Chrysler and GM online parts catalogs, allowing our customers to order parts online 24/7!

Dan Ross, Parts Advisor



Mike Seniff, Finance Manager

Mike joined the Lochmandy team in 2002, and has been here helping customers secure financing for over a decade.

Brian Cooper, Special Finance

Brian works with over 22 lenders to secure financing for customers with past credit problems. He views each customer as an individual not as a number. He enjoys the challenge of meeting and exceeding your the expectations every time.