MEET OUR AUTOMOTIVE CONSULTANTS
Amy Strawn is a Colorado transfer from Iowa. She has three sons, Dakota, Hunter, and Fisher, along with her furry son, Pete. Amy has been part of the AutoTrek auto broker team for over 20 years. Her hobbies include hunting, fishing, boating, football, cooking, and playing board games with her family.
Jose Raya is originally from Moline, Illinois. He lives with his wife and four children, Crystal, Jose, Olivia, and Geronimo. Jose is a craft beer enthusiast. When he’s not busy finding cars for his clients he enjoys soccer, golf, and working on his house. Jose loves helping people find the vehicle they want, whether it’s a practical car or their dream car. He is also bilingual in Spanish.
Kevin Collins is a Colorado transfer from Chicago, Illinois. Kevin is married with three children. He is an avid cyclist and enjoys playing golf, kayaking, and fishing in his free time.
Dakota is a proud Colorado native; loving everything Colorado since he was a kid. When he’s not working you can find him exploring any one of the great local breweries or wandering around in the great outdoors. Dakota’s number one goal in car sales is: “To build a friend like relationship with my customers that will keep them coming back in the future knowing they will be taken care of.”
Tammy grew up in Georgia, whose father was in the Air Force so she learned to love traveling. She’s been to over ½ of our nation’s states and even explored some foreign countries. Tammy has 3 beautiful children and is a grandmother as well. She has always been a car lover; even drove an MG convertible in high school. Tammy also enjoys singing in her church choir in her downtime. One of her favorite things about her job is matching cars to her clients, while making a lasting connection.
Troy enjoys spending time with my family and friends, being outside, dirt biking with his daughter Avery, and working on his jeep. He likes to unwind by drinking a beer and grilling steak with his family. They love to go to Moab and conquer the trails there. Troy enjoys his job and having the opportunity to help others find something important to them.
Charlotte Spraggins is our very own Southern Belle, originally from the Carolinas. Charlotte has three grown daughters and three grandchildren. Her hobbies include arts & crafts, biking, traveling, and hiking. She says she will always be a “Southern Belle” at heart!
Pam Reynolds-Burton is another one of our Colorado natives. She lives with her husband, Joey, her two rescue fur-babies, Monty and Shadow, and has recently welcomed her third fur-baby, Harley. Pam’s interests include biking, walking her dogs, traveling, working on her house, landscaping, reading, and watching movies.
Peggy is a proud Colorado native who likes to unwind by spending time with her 8 grandkids or escaping to her cabin in the mountains. She also enjoys traveling to the Caribbean twice a year. Peggy has been with AutoTrek for 10 years and specializes in maintaining relationships with previous customers.
Shawn was originally from California, has lived all over the U. S. and now resides in Colorado. When he’s not working you will find him at sporting events and/or camping with friends and family. He’s a big science-fiction nerd and a huge animal lover. His friends sometimes refer to him as a “dog whisperer”. Shawn has been around cars his whole life and therefore has a very well-rounded knowledge in the automotive industry. He is not only a sales consultant, but helps out in our financial department too.
Michael has been in the automotive business for 5 years and enjoys learning something new each day. When he is not at work you can likely find him outdoors soaking up the beautiful scenery that Colorado has to offer. He enjoys traveling the world, skiing, hiking, taking his 3 dogs on adventures, gardening, and loves trying out new spots in Denver’s growing food scene!
Hunter is a Colorado Native who’s been with the Autotrek Team since 2014. Hunter has been in the car business most of his life and is very knowledgeable about the industry. He loves the outdoors and when he’s not at AutoTrek he is at the Golf Course or Ski Resort, depending on the season.
After spending a couple of years in the mortgage industry, Craig brought his sales & customer service experience to AutoTrek. When he’s not at the office you can find him a Rockies games with friends in the summer. Or visiting local breweries with his right-hand man, Finnley (his yellow Labradoodle). As a former baseball player, he spends spring and summers playing “Old-Man” softball and beer league whiffle ball with old teammates, where if you’re not first you’re last.
Automotive Consultant/ Acquisition Specialist
Bob is a Colorado native. He has two great kids and a beautiful granddaughter. He enjoys golfing and fishing, former hockey player so he is an avid hockey fan and all other sports as well. He has always been a car guy and loves the experience of helping people enjoy their ride.
Business Development Coordinator
Jennifer grew up in beautiful Northern Idaho, but has been a proud Colorado resident for over 20 years. She enjoys exploring the outdoors with her husband Jason and 2 children Jordan and Jackson, as well as loving on her dog, 2 cats, 2 guinea pigs, 4 fish and their gorgeous yellow sided green-cheeked conure. Jennifer loves that she gets to be people’s first contact with AutoTrek which allows her to be a part of making their car buying experience positive and special.
MEET THE MANAGEMENT
Dean is the Co-Founder and current Owner of Autotrek. Dean has over 30 years in the auto business and has held almost every position within the industry. Dean is a past President, and current Board Member, of the Colorado Independent Auto Dealers Association. When not at work Dean can be found tailgating at Broncos games with his wife Amy or in the Colorado Backcountry with his three boys, Dakota, Hunter and Fisher. Dean is an avid Fly Fisherman, Cyclist and Snowboarder.
VP of Operations
Steve has been in the automotive and credit union industry since the 80’s and was a pioneer in bringing them together. He is also a huge CU Buffs fan, former football player, and a “stick” on the golf course.
VP of Sales
Mark spent almost his entire career in the auto business. As co-founder of AutoTrek, Mark has been working with Credit Unions and their Members since the early 90’s. Mark’s passion for the business continues to drive him to find the possible cars for our Members and help them have the best experience possible at AutoTrek.
Steve is a Colorado Native. He has been with Autotrek for nearly eleven years. A resident of the Lakewood area all of his life, his wife Carole and him are proud parents of three kids, Emily and his twin boys, Nicholas and Michael. He loves spending time with his family traveling and going to their timeshare in Breckenridge, CO.
Josh came on as the Marketing Director with AutoTrek in 2016 succeeding his predecessor, also named Josh. To prevent confusion, he is known to as “Josh 2.0.” When Josh isn’t doing something totally awesome with one of our many credit union partners he is kept busy by his 5 daughters. When he isn’t with his 5 little girls he is……….. well let’s face it, with 5 little girls he doesn’t have time for anything else.
Joby is a proud Colorado native and has enjoyed working for Autotrek for 8 years. Her interests include fitness, cooking, and camping. She also enjoys outdoor concerts and being outside in general. Joby prides herself in her relations with other dealers, auctions and fellow employees.
Bethany was born and raised in Arlington, TX. She moved to Colorado in 2015 where she lives with her husband and chocolate lab, Scout. When she isn’t working, she enjoys running, cycling and hiking. During the summer you are likely to find her at a Rockies game, concert or enjoying a patio.
Tri is a self-proclaimed marketing ninja with over 10 years of experience. He is especially passionate about relationship development and management side of marketing. His love for cars growing up along with his passion for marketing makes him the perfect fit at AutoTrek. He believes that trust, value, and convenience are key factors for success in the automotive industry.
Bandit was not always a “career” minded pup. He first came to AutoTrek as a bit of a freeloader looking to get by on his looks and puppy dog eyes. After joining forces with our recon manager, Bandit sought to fill a bigger role at AutoTrek. Now, Bandit has a very serious role at AutoTrek protecting our vast inventory from feral rabbits and mountain lions!