Meet the Cross Creek Family...

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  • Sam Johnson Jr.
    General Manager

  • John W McHann SR
    General Sales Manager
    910-864-5240 ext 1160

    Meet John! John was born and raised in Jackson, MS.  His parents, two sons, three grandchildren and younger sister still reside there today and, he admits he still gets home sick sometimes. 

    John spent twelve years in the U.S. Army between Active Duty Service and Reserve Duty Service as a Staff Sergeant while assigned to the 113th Military Police Unit. 

    In 1991, after his service with the military, John began his career in the auto industry. Working his way through several luxury car brands along the way, John found his love of the Subaru brand. 

    He has been with the brand since 2001. He has held management positions at multiple Subaru dealerships including Charlotte, NC; Columbia, SC; and Greenville, NC before accepting the General Sales Manager position here at Cross Creek Subaru. 

    John enjoys representing the Subaru brand because of their safety, reliability, durability and value and he thoroughly enjoys working with the loyal customers that Subaru has developed since Subaru's launch in the US in 1968.

    A note from John to our customers: Please call me directly if I can be of any help, or if you just need to ask a question. Cell 864-504-5796 

  • Jason Wells
    Pre-Owned Sales Manager
    910-864-5240 ext. 1108

    Meet Jason!   Born and raised right here in Fayetteville NC, Jason graduated from Terry Sanford High School in 1997. He started working here at Cross Creek Subaru as a Sales Consultant in June of 2004 and has since been promoted to manager. 

    In his free time, Jason enjoys relaxing and playing with his Dutch Shepard, Vader.

    Jason has owned several Subaru's because he loves how the AWD is designed, but he says his favorite is the WRX STI.

  • Kelly Saxton
    Finance Manager
    910-864-5240 ext 1120

    Meet Kelly!  Kelly was born in Clinton, TN and raised in Chattanooga. She attended a Creative Arts School where she majored in Orchestra Percussion and minored in Theatre Arts. She moved to Hope Mills, NC in 2003 where she graduated from Gray's Creek High School as the class of 2006. 

    Kelly has 10 years experience in Internet Sales Management and 5 years experience in Business Development Management with RV sales. She has now been in Finance for one year here at Cross Creek Subaru. Growing up she watched her father who was a very successful F&I manager. 

    Kelly has a son (Conner - 7). He is very active in baseball, soccer, football and basketball. He attends Liberty Christian Academy. In their free time, Kelly and her son love to travel, go to the beach and cheer on the Carolina Panthers! 

    Kelly's favorite Subaru is the Forester and the Outback. She is currently driving a 2017 Forester which she loves so much she plans to upgrade to the new 2019 when it debuts! 

  • Brittany Cook
    Web Manager / Delivery Specialist

    Meet Brittany!   A local to North Carolina, Brittany has always had an active lifestyle, from Taekwondo, to cheerleading to her love of fitness now. She enjoys being outdoors as much as possible and even helped start the "Going Green" club at her high school! 

    Brittany has been in the automotive industry for 6 years, doing various jobs from Sales, Customer Relations, Business Department Management, to her current position: our Website & Social Media Manager and Love Encore Specialist. She says that from each position she gains a different view of the customer experience and how she can help ensure that our customers have a truly exceptional visit each time!

    Brittany has had two Subarus. Her first was a 2014 Impreza hatchback which she loved because of how much space she had and for the fuel economy. When the new 2018 Subaru Crosstrek in Cool Gray Khaki came out, Brittany already knew she wanted more ground clearance, but that color stole her heart! She loves the safety of her Subaru, the capability for her different activities and the passenger space for all of her friends!

  • Sanden Woodham
    Internet Sales Manager
    910-864-5240 ext 1107

    Sanden is homegrown in Fayetteville and graduated from 71st High School in 1995.  While attending high school, he was also a Falcon Soccer All-Star (Go Falcons).  Sanden has been in the auto industry for 12yrs and has been part of the Subaru family since March 2011.  He is the proud papa to a cat named Admiral Nelson who he raises more like a dog.  Sanden also served in the US Navy for 6yrs and was a Petty Officer 2nd Class.  While enlisted, he deployed to Yokosuka Japan with the Commander of the Seventh Fleet before beginning his civilian career.  In his spare time, Sanden is a DJ with Carolina Committee. He loves his sports teams the Miami Dolphins and the Duke Blue devils! Since Sanden loves sports and cars it's no wonder that his favorite thing about Subaru is the proud Rally Heritage of the WRX and he personally lives for the moment to get behind the wheel of his STi every chance he gets.  Oh yeah, last but not least, he wanted to be sure to mention his incredibly awesome wife and kids.

  • Emily Bracey
    Subaru Product Specialist
    910-864-5240 ext 1180

    Meet Emily! A North Carolina native from the Red Springs area, Emily graduated from Flora MacDonald HS and studied Psychology at NC State University.  Her favorite team is the UNC Tarheels. In her free time, she enjoys baking and photography.

    Emily joined the Cross Creek Family in June of 2013 looking for an opportunity in sales (even though she had never sold cars before!) because she thoroughly loves working with people! Originally Emily was unfamiliar with the Subaru brand, but she quickly became an avid believer in the brand. She says, "I kept meeting people who owned Subaru vehicles for years. They were all so loyal to the brand!"

    Fast forward four and a half years and Emily tells us that she has now turned her family into a "Subaru family". She is on her second Subaru, "Delores" her 2017 Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited in Lapis Blue. Emily's boyfriend, Carlos, has a Premium Lapis Blue 2017 WRX and her mother, Ruth, is the proud owner of a 2017 Subaru Legacy in Twilight Blue. She says can't go anywhere without talking to someone about Subaru's, how awesome they are and how much she recommends them! She thinks that everyone should have a Subaru because they are safe, reliable and great investment!

  • Myc McCauley
    Subaru Product Specialist
    910-864-5240 ext 1125

    Meet John "Myc" McCauley!    A native from the Fayetteville, NC area. Myc was born on Fort Bragg and later attended Douglas Byrd High School before moving to Germany to finish his school. He graduated from Hanlau High. He returned to Fayetteville and attended FTCC for 2 years as part of the RN Program. He later married and he and his wife had his daughter.

    Myc started in the car business in 1987 in sales. After one year, he was promoted to an F&I Manager. He worked as an F&I Manager for 13 years before transitioning to a Sales Manager. He took a break from the car industry to drive 18-wheelers for a year, returning in 2005 to sales. 

    Myc enjoys playing the guitar, drums and piano as well as restoring older furniture! His favorite Subaru is the Subaru Impreza. He loves the safety and reliability it provides as well as the space that comes with the available hatchback model!

  • Ava Kunkel
    Subaru Product Specialist
    910-864-5240 ext 1130

    Meet Ava! Originally from the Netherlands, Ava has been with Cross Creek since May of 2016 and speaks three languages (Dutch, German and English). Ava's favorite sport is Snowboarding and she says she misses the Colorado snow.

    She is an avid Subaru lover. The vehicle she learned to drive in was a Subaru Baja. Out of the 25,000 Subaru Bajas made, her family owned three of them. For Ava, Subaru isn't just a job; it's a lifestyle. Ava has a 2017 Subaru WRX. She loves the reliability and safety of Subarus and for that reason will be a life long Subaru owner. Ava is part of NASA (National Auto Sport Association) where she participates in HPDE events where she gets to race her WRX on a track. She really enjoys these events and is overjoyed with how her WRX performs on the track.

    She has many plans for her WRX and is excited about owning it for a very long time.  Ava has a son named Jaxon. Jaxon loves coming by the dealership and looking at all the "race cars". He knows exactly what Subaru's are and he likes to call them "Subies". Ava's future goal is to be a nurse.

  • Keith Godwin
    Subaru Product Specialist
    910-864-5240 ext 1129

    Meet Keith!   Originally from White Plains, NY, Keith has been in the Automotive Sales Industry for 5 years and loves helping customers find the perfect vehicle to fit their needs! 

    Keith attended the University of Miami, majoring in Sociology and minoring in Psychology. Coming from a Dominican background, he enjoys cooking Caribbean food and listening to island music. He also loves his Jack Russel Terrier, Einstein. 

    Keith's favorite Subaru is the Outback. He says the spacious cabin and EyeSight Driver Assist Technology make it the perfect combo for his trips back home to NY!

  • Danielle Abold
    Product Specialist
    910-864-5240 ext 1124

    Meet Danielle! Born and raised in upstate NY (Syracuse to be exact), Danielle has been in the auto industry her entire life! Her dad owns a "U-Pull U-Save Auto Parts" in East Syracuse NY, so cars are what she know and what she loves! So much so that in her free time, Danielle likes to go out racing!

    During high school and college, Danielle played field hockey each year. She graduated from Liverpool Highschool and then attended college for Nursing and Drug & Alcohol Counseling. She is excited she will be finishing her degree this year! 

    In April of 2017, Danielle moved to Fayetteville, NC. She has many hobbies, including spending time with her 3 year old son, Giovanni and her 95 pound,  Black Lab (who thinks he is still a puppy!), shopping and spending time at the beach.  

    Danielle's favorite Subaru is the Crosstrek. She loves the standard AWD, safety of the available EyeSight Driver Assist Technology and the amount of cargo room that is available while still providing an comfortable passenger ride!

  • Katey Meeks
    Subaru Product Specialist
    910-864-5240 ext 1121

  • Sam Young
    Subaru Product Specialist
    910-864-5240 ext 1126

    Meet Sam! Born and raised in Rochester, NY, Sam spent about two years working with Pep Boys as an Express Service Tech. He says he has always loved being around cars and recalls he became especially excited when a Subaru would come by.

    After working with Pep Boys, Sam enlisted in the US Army and served for six years. He began his service with the 1st Infantry Division in Fort Knox, KY and ended right here in Fort Bragg, NC with 2-319th Airborne Field Artillery Regiment in the 82nd Airborne Division.

    In December of 2017, Sam decided he wanted to go back to working with cars. Lucky for both Sam and for us, we had an opportunity open right here at Cross Creek Subaru. He says he is excited to be part of the brand's culture and have the opportunity to represent it. He loves the safety, performance, and the overall quality Subaru offers. His favorite Subaru is the WRX STI and he has plans to purchase one in the near future! Welcome to the team Sam!

  • Brynette VanCleave
    Customer Relations
    910-864-5240 ext 1127

  • Jay Barr
    Fixed Operations Manager
    910-864-5240 ext 1113

    Jay Barr is a North Carolina native born and raised right here in Fayetteville.  He is a Southview HS graduate, attending college at both Pembroke and Fayetteville State Universities to prepare for his career in the automotive industry but his favorite team is the Duke Blue Devils!  Jay has been with Cross Creek Subaru for 28 years and oversees our our fixed operations department which includes the body shop, parts and service departments.  Jay has a beautiful wife named Tammy and together they have 2 wonderful children and a 4lb poodle named Cody.  Cody is cuddly, loveable and has been part of the Barr family since he was born 10 years ago.  Jay's favorite car is the Subaru Forester, he says for a family like his you cant beat the fuel economy, safety, durability and versatility.  He loves being able to exceed the expectations of the customers that come through his departments, no matter if they drive a Subaru or any other brand (although he will be quick to advise that Subaru is the best car on the road!)

  • Rhonda Miller
    Subaru Service Express Advisor
    910-864-5240 ext 1161

  • Frank Rees
    Service Advisor
    910-864-5240 ext 1115

  • Darryl Adams
    Service Advisor
    910-864-5240 ext 1109

  • Larry Roush
    Subaru Service Express Advisor
    910-864-5240 ext 1111

  • Luis Pascuali Torres
    Service Technician

  • Labroan Land
    Service Technician

  • Heath Troutman
    Service Technician

  • Timothy Pope
    Service Technician

  • Andrew Dean
    Subaru Service Express Technician

  • Nikolai Meyer
    Subaru Service Express Technician

  • Nicholas Davis
    Express Service Technician

  • Thomas DeVack
    Service Express Technician

  • George Simms
    Service Technician

  • Wilbert Gillespie
    Shuttle Driver

  • Ronnie Watts
    Parts Manager
    910-864-5240 ext 1137

  • Herman Monroe
    Parts Advisor
    910-864-5240 ext 1134

  • Scott Crib
    Subaru Parts Advisor
    910-864-5240 ext 1145

  • Paul Hart
    Parts Advisor

  • Chris Robertson
    Parts Driver
    910-864-5240 ext 1138

  • Ricky Adams
    Body Shop Manager

  • Edward Sullivan
    Body Shop Collision Estimator
    910-864-5240 ext 1118

  • Jerry Glover
    Body Shop Collision Estimator
    910-864-5240 ext 1140

    Jerry Glover is a native of North Carolina that was born and raised right here In the Fayetteville area.  Jerry was also educated locally, attending E.E. Smith and Fayetteville State University (Go Broncos!).  He retired from the U.S. Army in 1988 having served overseas in Germany with his unit.  Jerry joined the Cross Creek Family in March of 2009 but has been in the auto industry for over 16 years.  In his down time he enjoys watching movies with his family but will occasionally sneak away to play poker or hit the greens for a round of golf!  He is also a huge Football fan; some of his favorite teams to watch are the Seahawks, Cowboys, and the Arizona cardinals.  The Subaru Legacy is his favorite Subaru because he loves the great design and standard all-wheel drive.  Of the many different vehicles he sees damaged in his line of work he really appreciates how Subaru's hold together in collisions.  

  • Jodie O'Neill
    Body Shop Secretary / CSR
    910-864-5240 ext 1116

    Jodie has lived in the Fayetteville area since 1994 but is originally from Westminster, MD (go Ravens!).  Jodie has been in the car industry for a total of 8 years and joined the Cross Creek Subaru family in March 2011.  She is all about family; a proud mom that never misses an opportunity to tell you about her beautiful children.  She has 2 boys, 2 girls, a Jack Russell named Avery and a pit-bull named Bodhi!  Jodie enjoys working here and loves the product line, particularly the XV Crosstrek.  She says it fits her lifestyle perfectly!  When asked if there was one thing that she could change in the world, she said that she would eliminate crime for a more peaceful way of life.

  • Thomas Livesay
    Production Manager

  • Emiliano Aguinaga
    Body Shop Technician

  • Thomas Mondi
    Body Shop Technician

  • James Ray
    Body Shop Painter
    910-864-5240 ext 1119

  • Randy Smith
    Body Shop Technician

  • Timothy Wilson
    Body Shop Technician

  • Casey Brisson
    Body Shop Technician
    910-8645240 ext 1119

  • Ruben Lopez

  • Tyrone Salone
    Detail & PDI Tehnician

  • Nicholas Coleman

  • Michael Gaziano
    Detail Technician

  • Katharina McNeil
    910-864-5240 ext 1102

    Katharina (aka Kat) was born and raised in the German town of Kaichen.  She moved to the Fayetteville area in 2008 after meeting and marrying a Ft.Bragg soldier that was deployed in Germany at the time.  While she still still visits family and friends back home, Kat says she fell in love with North Carolina and has no plans to live anywhere else!  Kat is mother to 3 dogs, a yorkie named Kramer, a golden retriever-pit mix named Autumn and the latest addition: Toby, who is a wire terrier mix and a rescue.  She describes Kramer as having a huge personality (he thinks he's a mastiff!) and Autumn as sweet and weird. Toby was very scared and malnourished when her and her husband got him, but he has adjusted well and is a happy little guy who loves to cuddle. Since Autumn can't understand that she is a big dog and can't sit in mommies lap like Kramer! Kat came to the Subaru family in June of 2011 but has been in the automotive industry over 7 years.   Kat loves her Impreza Sport and says she wouldn't trade it for anything.  She loves the Subaru brand for daring to be different and their commitment to the environment.

  • Rebecca White
    Accounts Payable/Receivable/Payroll
    910-864-5240 ext 1104

  • Angela Barton
    Billing / Title Clerk
    910-864-5240 ext 1105

  • Constant Murphy

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