Staff


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  • Grant White
    Dealer Principal
    816-919-0770

    Grant White became the dealer principal and part owner of Heartland CDJR in September of 2018. He has been in the automotive industry for a total of 12 years. Prior to automotive he has a background in e-commerce sales and digital marketing. Grant has been a resident of Kansas City for 18 years and currently lives in Parkville, Missouri. In his free time he spends time at the baseball fields and dance recitals for his two kids. Grant White is passionate about changing the way people buy and sell vehicles and he is dedicated to making an impact in the Excelsior Springs community.

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  • Randy Davis
    General Sales Manager
    816-630-9702

    Randy Davis is a born and raised Kansas City native. Randy has over 18 years of automotive retail experience and is passionate about giving customers the transparency they deserve. In his free time, Randy spends time with his large extended family, exploring new Kansas City restaurants and traveling with his wife. Randy is dedicated to our customers and their experience; from getting people out of bad situations to finding them their dream car, Randy is your guy.

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  • Troy Shaw
    Sales Manager
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    Troy Shaw is from Elkhorn, Nebraska. He has over 25 years of automotive experience and previously worked at Lee's Summit Dodge and Rawhide Harley Davidson. Troy is a veteran of the United States Air Force and enjoys spending his weekends riding his Harley Motorcycle, working out and playing golf. Troy specializes in new vehicles and can help with accurate pricing and applicable rebates for our customers to get them the best deal on a new vehicle.

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  • Lynn Gronniger
    Finance Manager
    (816) 630-9703

    Lynn Gronniger is a seasoned professional in her field with over 26 years of experience. Lynn began in the car business with the brands Pontiac, Buick and GMC where she remained for 15 years. After that, she became the Director of Finance for Northtowne Volkswagon and worked there for 11 years. Lynn completed her degree in court reporting and is an animal lover. In her free time, Lynn likes to spend time with friends, family, her many cats and working out. We are so happy to have Lynn apart of our team; her relationships with a variety of lenders allows her to get a range of credit situations financing. Lynn's dedication to customer service does not go unnoticed and she is a vital piece of our team.

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  • Trey Hubbard
    Sales Support Specialist
    816-630-9720

    Trey Hubbard is originally from South Carolina but has lived in Kansas City for several years. He received a bachelor's degree in English from Kansas University and has been in the car business since 2013. Trey began his career at Northtowne Volkswagen and then worked for our sister store, Heartland Chevrolet where he was quickly promoted from the sales floor to finance where he remained for 4 years. He is passionate about his family and enjoy's cooking in his free time.

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  • Jake Clark
    Finance & Sales Associate
    (816) 785-7145

    Jake Clark has over 10 years of experience in the industry. Of those 10 years he has spent the entire time as a certified product specialist on Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram vehicles. Jake was born and raised in the Kansas City area and is a father to 4 children. Jake likes to spend his free time with his wife and family or at the gym. Jake is also trained in our finance department and is very knowledgeable on different vehicle and financing options. We are very proud of Jake and the level of professionalism he brings to our team. 

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  • Dru Peregrine
    Product Specialist & Marketing Director
    816-630-9707

    Dru Peregrine has 3 years of marketing experience specialized in the automotive industry. She is also a certified product specialist with Chrysler and enjoys helping all types of customers, from first time car buyers to her repeat customers. Prior to working in automotive she gained experiences in Human Resources and City Planning. She is a Northwest Missouri State alumna with a bachelor's degree in Marketing. Dru is passionate about changing the car buying experience and found her home with the innovative automotive dealership, Heartland Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram. Contact her for collaborations.

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  • Ryan Baker
    Product Specialist

    Ryan Baker is a new member to our team, born and raised in Richmond, Missouri. Prior to automotive Ryan was a sales representative for Aramark for over 3 years. Ryan is also a certified mechanic and has advanced knowledge on the mechanical components on our vehicles. Ryan is a family man with a 2 year old daughter and helps with his family farm. In his free time, he enjoys hunting and the outdoors. 

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  • Keelie Ross
    BDC Agent
    (816) 630-9719

    Keelie Ross began her career in automotive in January of 2018 as the acquisition specialist at our sister store, Heartland Chevrolet. Her role was to work with Kelley Blue Book to ensure customers received the most competitive value for their trade in. Keelie even bid on vehicles that weren't trade in's and gave people cash for their vehicles. After a year, Keelie began working in sales for Heartland Chrysler Dodge Jeep and Ram until she was transferred to our internet sales department. Keelie is your person if you want our 30 minute delivery. Book an appointment with Keelie and we can get you in and out in 30 minutes or less! Keelie is a great addition to our team and we are very proud of all she has accomplished in the last 2 years.

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  • Jeff Nolan
    Sales Associate
    (816) 630-9709

    Jeff Nolan is a Kansas City native who began in the automotive industry in November of 2015. He has experience in finance as well as product knowledge in a variety of domestic brands. Jeff is a FCA certified product specialist for all new Chrysler Dodge Jeep and Ram vehicles. His favorite saying is, "MOPAR or NO CAR".

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  • Red Morgan
    Sales Associate
    816-630-9708

    Justin Morgan, named "Red" by his friends and family has been in the automotive industry for 11 years. For those 11 years he has been dedicated to Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram product knowledge. Red was born and raised in Kearney, Missouri and currently lives in Excelsior Springs. Prior to the automotive industry, Red worked for the Kansas City Star. In his free time he enjoys going off-roading in his Jeep Wrangler and cheering on the Kansas City Chiefs. 

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  • Renea Pankau
    Office Manager
    816-630-9704


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  • Justine Lyman
    Title Clerk
    816-630-9714


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  • Lacey Doudena
    Office Assistant
    816-630-9706


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  • Derrick Ross
    Service Manager
    (816) 630-9706


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  • Alyssa Waller
    Service Advisor
    816-630-9712


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  • Ryan Guthrie
    Technician
    816-630-2200


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  • Justin Brawley
    Technician
    816-630-2200


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  • Jeff Wathen
    Technician
    816-630-2200


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  • Paul Steele
    Service
    (816) 630-2200


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  • Charlie Nevel
    Parts Associate
    (816)630-2200


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  • Mckayla Mabery
    Parts Specialist
    (816) 630-9713


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