Robert Pippo has been in the auto industry for 32 years. Before becoming a Sales Manager at Shottenkirk Desert Lexus, he spent 15 years at I-10 Toyota as the Finance Director. In his spare time he enjoys golfing and spending quality time with family and friends.
Angela Lule has been with Lexus for over 10 years. She studied computer software and support at Mayfield College, and proceeded to work as a computer techician and consultant. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, concerts, hiking at night, and swimming.
Maggie Kovaly is one of our Lexus Certified Internet & Fleet Managers, and has been in the automotive industry for over 18 years. In her spare time, she enjoys bike riding, pickle ball, golf, cards, and movies. “To affect the quality of the day, that is the highest of arts” – Thoreau
Clay Mills is a lifetime Desert resident, and has been with Lexus for 5 years. Before joining the Shottenkirk Desert Lexus team, he spent 14 years in casino management. In his spare time, he enjoys golfing.
Bob Minton has been in the auto industry for over 30 years, and has been with Lexus for over 4 years. He has previous experience in training, management, and managing new and pre-owned sales. In his spare time, he enjoys golf and fishing.
Tony Spiel was born and raised in the Coachella Valley. He has been in automotive sales for the last 11 years. Earlier in life, he received and MBA in business from CSUSB. He firmly believes in treating people the way you would want to be treated. In his spare time, he enjoys traveling with his longtime girlfriend and mountain biking.
Doug Lincoln is a USMC veteran who began his auto sales career in his home state of Washington in 1971. He has since held positions in both sales and management for Ford, Porsche, BMW, Volvo, Maserati, and Mercedes-Benz. His sales career in the desert began at Palm Springs Ford in 1973, working for his uncle Bill Torrance. Doug is married, with 4 children and enjoys golf and following the Huskies and Seahawks. “I am honored to now be representing Shottenkirk Desert Lexus, a very professional, customer service oriented, dealership.”
Reuben Quezada jumped on board with Lexus in 1993, right after graduating from high school, and is now our Assistant Service Manager. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with family, as well as his Lexus family. He also enjoys building and racing cars, boats and motorcycles.
Johnny Reyes has been with Lexus for 17 years, and his experience includes being automotive technician for 18 years and service consultant for 12 years. Johnny is a kind and patient man who enjoys family time, hiking, working on project cars at home, traveling, and trying new things.
James Simmons is a former motorcycle racer born and raised in Downey, CA. After high school, he moved to Orange County, before settling in the Coachella Valley. He has been with Lexus since 2012 and is one of our Lexus Certified Service Consultants. In his spare time, he enjoys being with his family.
Before joining our team at Shottenkirk Desert Lexus, Kenny Stiles was with Toyota for 10 years, and has been a service consultant for 4 years. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, watching sports, and playing basketball.
Hugo Solis is one of our Service Consultants, here at Shottenkirk Desert Lexus. He has been with Lexus since 1995, and is also Lexus Master Certified. In his spare time, he enjoys camping, nature, and chess.
Carlos Lara enjoys on working on anything with an engine whether it’s a dirt bike, quad, or a car. That experience has served him well now as a technician’s assistant for four years. He also enjoys camping, off roading, and hiking.
Cristian Lara has been with Lexus for over 9 years and began as a service porter. After a few years, he was promoted to a technician’s assistant, and is now a Lexus Certified Technician. In his spare time, he enjoys motorcycle riding in the desert.
Christian Lopez has been with Shottenkirk Desert Lexus as a Lexus certified service technician for over half a year. He is also master certified by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence.
Garry Christiansen has been with Lexus for 20 years, and in that time has become a Lexus Master certified and ASE certified technician. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family and outdoor activities.
Ismael Garcia is one of our Lexus Certified Technicians. He has 10 years of experience as a technician and also graduated from Universal Technical Institute. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with family, especially barbecuing with his children.
James Apacible has been with Lexus for over 18 years In that time has become a Lexus Master certified Diagnostic Specialist & Service Technician, and also has 11 ASE certifications. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his children.
Paul Brock is from Yucca Valley, and has been in the automotive industry for over 20 years. In the 10 years he has been with Lexus, he has become a Lexus Master certified Diagnostic Specialist and Service Technician. In his spare time, he enjoys working on car projects and spending time with his teenage daughter.