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Tony Toohey has been in the auto industry for 28 years. He started at Magnussen's Auburn Toyota in 1993. Tony is an active member of the Auburn community through his personal and professional involvement in many organizations. He is a member of Auburn Gold Country Rotary and is the President of the Greater Sacramento New Car Dealers Association. He served the industry as part of the Toyota National Dealer Council from 2003-2007 and as the Northern California Toyota Dealers Advertising Association Director for 13 years.
David has been with Auburn Toyota for over 22 years. These days David splits his time between this store and our Magnussen's Dodge location. David likes working for Magnussen's because of the friendly customers and employees. Auburn is David's hometown and he is highly involved in our small town community. In his free time David enjoys trips to Lake Tahoe, hiking, going to Fast Fridays Speedway and watching Placer High School sporting events.
Bob has been in the auto industry for 27 years, 21 of which he has spent with the Auburn Toyota family. In his free time Bob enjoys playing golf, riding his bike and spending time with his kids & grandkids. When asked what his favorite Toyota is and why he states "The Avalon. I'm all into comfort".
Andy has worked at Magnussen's Auburn Toyota for 10 years and has worked in the industry for 28 years. He likes the family atmosphere here in Auburn and the way we treat our guests and community. In his free time Andy enjoys being with his loved ones, taking care of his home, golfing and hiking. Andy loves his Toyota Tundra because it's a rugged yet comfortable truck that fits all his needs.
You can be sure that with Curt helping you, you are dealing with a real pro! Curt has over 40 years experience in the auto industry in positions ranging from General Manager to Sales Manager and of course Used Car Manager. When he is not running around the dealership you can find him spending time with his family or playing texas hold-em. Curt's favorite Toyota model is the 4Runner because they are so useful and cool!
Dee Dee has been with our Auburn Toyota family over 14 years. In her free time she enjoys making jewelry, remodeling her home and spending time with her grandkids. Dee Dee likes working at Auburn Toyota because it's like a family. She enjoys working on the showroom floor because she can help customers when they are in need and she gets to watch them smile as they drive away!
Allen started in the auto industry in 1966! He has been with Auburn Toyota for over 15 years and loves the great rolling, ever changing inventory that we have to offer. Allen says that when he actually catches some "free time" he enjoys landscaping, hiking, swimming and travelling the U.S. & abroad. Allen loves the Toyota brand because of the wide variety of models that fit all different people and lifestyle needs.
Brandon joined our sales team in 2011. Brandon loves the technology associated with the Toyota brand and especially loves the Entune package available on many of our Toyota models. If Brandon could drive any Toyota, he'd be behind the wheel of a 4Runner Trail Edition!
Bryan has worked at Auburn Toyota for over 14 years! He loves the family atmosphere of working here. When he isn't working, Bryan enjoys spending time with his wife and three sons. He is also involved in various men's ministries in his church. Bryan and his family drive the Toyota Sequoia and it has taken them everywhere from the beach to the forest to the mountains!
Glenn has been with the Auburn Toyota family for over 20 years! In his free time he enjoys caring for his 4 dogs and boating on Lake Tahoe with his wife. Glenns favorite Toyota model is the Tundra because it easily handles tough jobs like pulling his boat & hauling firewood.
Harlan has been in the auto industry for 12.5 years and here at Auburn Toyota since 2005. Harlan likes to fish, moutain bike, surf and work out. His love for fishing earned him the nickname "Fish." He loves our wonderful customers here in Auburn and is a fan of the new Toyota 4Runner because it has more horsepower, better MPG and is more spacious inside.
John has been here at Auburn Toyota for about 2 years and has been in the auto industry over 10 years. What John likes best about working at Auburn Toyota is the friendly atmosphere and the low pressure sales approach that he is allowed to operate under. Johns favorite Toyota model is the Tacoma because no other truck comes close in comparison.
Lou has over 30 years of auto industry experience and is one of 3 members of the Trasport family that work here at Auburn Toyota! He enjoys working for the Auburn Toyota family because of the easy-going, stress-free atmosphere. In his free time Lou likes to hunt, golf, fish, ski, boat and mountain bike. Lou's favorite Toyota is the Landcruiser because you can do anything from taking a lady out to dinner, to going elk hunting in Alaska.
Although Tommy has only been here at Auburn Toyota for a short time, he has been in the auto industry for 31 years! His addition to our dealership now makes 3 members of the Trasport family that work here - WOW! In his free time Tommy enjoys dancing, singing, hunting & fishing. Tommy says that his favorite Toyota model is the FJ Cruiser because of its rugged look & dependability.
Mark has been part of the sales team at Magnussen's Auburn Toyota since 1996 and says he enjoys the friendly atmosphere of this dealership. His favorite Toyota is the Prius because "they drive great and pass a lot of gas stations!" Mark enjoys playing ice hockey, golf and reading.
Mike has been working at Auburn Toyota for nine years and enjoys the people he works with. He likes the Toyota Tundra for its comfort and handling. When he isn't working you can find Mike metal detecting and playing golf.
Rocky has been with Auburn Toyota for 4 years and is eager to meet and work with new and past customers. Rocky holds 3 motorcycle world land speed records, is a published author, and is looking to set a new land speed record this summer over 400 mph! Rocky knows performance and loves the
Jill has worked at Magnussen's Auburn Toyota for 10 years! She likes our small business environment in the larger Toyota company. Jill also likes the involvement Auburn Toyota has in the local community. In her free time Jill enjoys shopping and driving a 4Runner-- no minivans for this mom!
Leigh has been with the Auburn Toyota family for about 3 years and has over 18 years of automotive experience. Leigh likes the people at Auburn Toyota and our common sense approach to selling cars & providing customer service. In his spare time Leigh enjoys golf, RV camping trips with his family & dogs, photography, attending Giants & River Cats games and spending time with his grandchildren. Leigh loves his Toyota MR2 5-speed turbo because it's fun to drive and he loves taking off the T-tops and driving on California's backroads.
Gary has worked in the auto industry for over 28 years! One thing Gary likes best about working at Auburn Toyota is the friendly employees and customers that he gets to interact with daily. Gary says that his favorite Toyota is the 4Runner because of its versatility. In his free time Gary enjoys spending time on his property in the country with his wife.
Chris brings over 20 years of auto industry experience with him to our Auburn Toyota family. In his free time he enjoys golfing, hunting, fishing and spending time with his kids. Chris says that his favorite Toyota is the Tundra 4x4, which he uses on his hunting & fishing trips.
Lee Rafferty has worked for Toyota since 1996. He joined the team at Auburn Toyota in 2008, and currently manages the service departments at this store and also Magnussen's Dodge. Lee is a Toyota Master Certified Service Manager and ASE Certified as a service advisor. Lee loves his Toyota Tundra because it's a perfect blend of toughness & refinement that fits his lifestyle. In his free time Lee enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter, playing guitar, wakeboarding and cycling.
You know you can count on Dave's expertise because he has 40 years experience in the auto industry! What Dave likes best about working for Auburn Toyota is the caring attitute of the management & employees. His favorite Toyota is the Camry because of its comfort, economy & safety. When he is not hard at work you can find him golfing or spending time with his grandchildren.
Bryan has been working at Magnussen's Auburn Toyota for over 3 years and has been in the industry for 25 years. He likes his friendly coworkers, down to earth customers and the great product. When he isn't working Bryan is busy with his three kids and he loves his 2010 Corolla Sport!
Although Conor has only been here at Auburn Toyota a short time, he is a great addition to our staff and brings with him over 11 years of automotive experience. One of the things he likes best about working here is the friendly environment and family atmosphere. In his free time Conor enjoys wakeboarding and his favorite Toyota is the Tacoma because it is a great truck.
Mike has been with the Auburn Toyota family for about 17 years and has been in the auto industry for 40 years! When asked what he likes best about working at Auburn Toyota Mike says, "We have a great reputation, and I take pride in that". In his free time Mike enjoys yoga, travel & food. Mikes favorite Toyota model is the Supra because it is a true sports car with classic style.