Meet The Downtown Ford Staff

Contact Our Team

Managers

Kit Kinne
General Manager
(916) 442-6931
kitkinne@downtownfordsales.com

Downtown Ford was rated #1 in Customer Satisfaction in 2013; it's my goal to stay at #1 by making each and every customer happy with their car-buying, or just car-shopping, experience. Please feel free to call me with any questions or concerns.
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Kirk Shorter
Used Vehicle Manager
(916) 442-6931
kirkshorter@downtownfordsales.com

 Contact me if you want a specific pre-owned vehicle but we don't have it in our inventory; I can find it and get it to our location for you. Also, want an appraisal for your current vehicle but don't want to do it online? Contact me for a free, personal, and live vehicle evaluation!
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Scott Ikesaki
New Vehicle Manager
(916) 442-6931
scottikesaki@downtownfordsales.com

How I Can Help You: I can get you inside any new car you want, whether it's on our lot or I have to order it, contact me to check it out!
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Sam Cobb
Finance & Sales Manager
(916) 442-6931
samcobb@downtownfordsales.com
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Jim Kelly
Finance Manager
(916) 442-6931
jimkelley@downtownfordsales.com

With 42-years experience in financing, anything you need to know about warranties and financing options - I am at your service!
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Randy Santa Cruz
Sales & Finance Manager
(916) 442-6931
randallsantacruz@downtownfordsales.com

How I Can Help You: It is my duty to share intelligent purchasing options with our clients, so that they can make educated decisions. I take great pride in managing and training our Sales Associates to the highest of standards. I aim to constantly educate and test them on their knowledge of, enthusiasm about, and commitment to our products and customers. This group of Sales Associates has been rated at the top in our region. I look forward to assisting you with your automotive needs and will strive to make your experience here at Downtown Ford nothing short of outstanding.
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Sherri Wicksten
Internet Sales Director
(916) 442-6931
sherriwicksten@downtownfordsales.com
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Ira Carter
Internet Sales Manager
(916) 442-6931
iracarter@downtownfordsales.com
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Jeff Stubblefield
Parts & Service Director
(916) 442-6931
jstubblefield@downtownfordsales.com

I have been in the car industry for 36-years and currently manage a full shop of very-skilled professionals. In our shop we have Ford-Certified Technicians and Ford-Certified Service Advisors. Anything you need done to your vehicle, and any question you need answered about your vehicle - I will assist you in getting it taken care of! It is my duty to help you keep your vehicle running its best.
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Jim Gaftunik
Service Manager
(916) 442-6931
jimgaftunik@downtownfordsales.com
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DC Sarra
Parts Manager
(916) 442-6931
dcsarra@downtownfordsales.com

Whether you need one part or two-hundred, I can get them for you. Employed with Downtown Ford for 20-years, I have worked in all aspects of the parts industry. Currently, I manage 6 parts experts; offering you a sum of 127-years experience! Please feel free to contact me with any part inquiries or advice. Specializing in government, municipalities and corporate parts account contracts.
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Pat Ireland
Fleet Sales Manager
(916) 442-6931
patireland@downtownfordsales.com
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Therese Meadows
Business Manager
(916) 442-6931
terrymeadows@downtownfordsales.com

I have been with Downtown Ford Sales for 20-years and I share the responsibility of maintaining a steady and consistent flow and atmosphere of all our operations. Please feel free to contact me with any questions, comments, and concerns you have about our dealership. Whether you are a previous customer, prospective customer, a fellow employee, or just an individual who has a question you want answered- I am here to help you.
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Sales Consultants

Ali Eslamian
Sales
(916) 442-6931
alieslamian@downtownfordsales.com

I have been helping customers find the right vehicle for them, here at Downtown Ford, for the last 17 years. I have been driving Fords for the last 30 years. Any guidance you need or want, I will use my years of knowledge to assist you. Ask me about Certified Fords!
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Julio Navarro
Sales
(916) 856-2196
julionavarro@downtownfordsales.com

If you need a salesperson that is bilingual I can help. Feel free to call me for any of your vehicle needs and if you are more comfortable speaking Spanish.

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​Bill Anderson
Sales
​(916) 289-5029
​wanderson@downtownfordsales.com
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​Solvi Berge Noonan
Sales
​(916) 719-2877
solvi@downtownfordsales.com
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​Art Ohanian
Sales
(530) 718-8335
arto@downtownfordsales.com
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​Bill Raab
Sales
(530) 362-6869
bill_raab@downtownfordsales.com
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Rachel Smolich
Sales
(916) 230-6020
rachel_smolich@downtownfordsales.com
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Sandra Scott
Fleet Director
(916) 442-6931
sandrascott@downtownfordsales.com

I have over 15 years experience in government fleet sales. If you are purchasing vehicle for any government or municipality I can help. We sell more fleet vehicle than any other Ford dealer in Northern California. Give me a call and let me know what you need.
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Bill Fell
Commercial / Fleet Sales
(916) 442-6931
billfell@downtownfordsales.com

With 40+ years of Ford experience and wisdom, Call me with any inquiry you have about retail and commercial fleet sales. - I am the one to ask!
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Service

David Hall
Service Writer
(916) 442-6931
davidhall@downtownfordsales.com
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Wade Pendelton
Service Writer
(916) 442-6931
wadependleton@downtownfordsales.com

I have been a technician for 29-years here at Downtown Ford. I have extensive experience with and knowledge of diesel engines, F-Series, Towing, Hauling, 4x4s, Fleet Service and repairs, Police vehicles, Powertrain, farm/ranch trucks, and more! Make an appointment with me and know that your vehicle is in good hands!
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