Click on one of the people below to find out more information.


Andy Flynn
General Manager

Dan Couch
Sales Manager

You probably already know him, but meet our Sales Manager, Dan Couch! Dan joined the Speck Family in 2018 and has been an amazing addition to the team since. He's responsible for motivating our sales team and training them in the fine art of customer service.

When he's not at work you can find him on the turn tables or out in the forest camping, hiking and chasing waterfalls. But can he remix "Waterfalls" while in the forest chasing waterfalls? Challenge accepted! Dan's advice: "life is too short, so go on an adventure while you can!". 

Chris Penny
Sales Manager

Meet our Sales Manager Chris Penny! As a Sales Manager, his responsibilities include motivating salespeople, providing top-notch customer service, getting car loans funded, training the sales team, appraising trade-in's, and so much more.

Outside of work Chris enjoys long walks on the beach, weight lifting, swimming, classic cars, and watching cooking TV shows. He may be tall in stature, but he's a softy at heart. Chris says he cries every time he watches The Notebook inspirational and motivational videos!

Katie Forney
Director of Operations

Cole Moore
Sales Manager



Aaron Armijo
Sales Professional

Jorge Murillo
Sales Professional

Lucio Valencia
Sales Professional

Michael Landon
Sales Professional

Jovanny Zarate
Sales Professional

Jovanny Zarate has been a Sales & Leasing Professional with Speck Hyundai of Tri-Cities since 2017. He's easy to talk and and great at listening to his customers needs, both of which make him a wonderful asset to our team.

After graduating high school, Jovanny joined the U.S. Army. Now he spends his time outside of work playing with his kids and working on his 1995 Honda Civic. Give Jovanny a call with your new Hyundai questions!



Jesus Ochoa
Finance Manager

Meet our Finance Manager, Jesus Ochoa! Jesus has been a valued member of the Speck Team since 2012. Within our banking center, he helps get the best terms to fit our customers budgets. In his free time, Jesus spends a lot of time with his children. He also enjoys working on his cars. Best of all, Jesus enjoys putting a smile on your face with his jokes and positive attitude :)

Ross Forney
Finance Manager


Service & Parts

Mike Marchese
Fixed Operations Manager

Mike Marchese (pronounced maar-kee-zee) has been the Fixed Operations Director at Speck Hyundai of Tri-Cities since 2017. His number one goal is to maintain customer satisfaction in our service and parts departments.

When you don't see Mike at work you may find him out fishing, golfing, or spending time with his family. Mike said his biggest inspiration is his wife (collective awwwww).

Schedule your next automotive service appointment with Mike!

Brian Pearsall
Service Advisor

Brian Pearsall has been a Service Advisor at Speck Hyundai since 2018. He's a man of many hats (oddly enough we've never seen him wear one) that you've probably seen on our service drive. Or perhaps you've seen him on the road, because Brian LOVES road trips! He's driven to Iowa, Minnesota, and several other vacation hot spots.

Brian's inspiration is Russell Wilson, because they have a similar daily workout routine and he greatly admires Russell's charitable contributions. In 2014, Russell Wilson launched the "Why Not You Foundation" which is dedicated to creating   change in the world by preparing today's youth to be the leaders of tomorrow. He's also a strong advocate for pediatric cancer and partners with a number of organizations. Click here to learn more about the "Why Not You Foundation". 

Schedule your service with our rockstar Brian today!

Jessi Pinkal
Service Advisor

Meet our Service Adivsor, Jessi Pinkal! You'll find Jessi in the service drive answering questions and making sure your vehicle is 100% up-to-date on maintenance. If she's not in the service department, she's probably sneaking around corners trying to scare her co-workers, which everyone just loves.

Jessi's inspiration is her Papa Buddy where she received her name sake. She says "he is the hardest working man and has always take care of his family and friends. He would truly give the shirt off his own back to someone in need". Outside of work Jessi enjoys boating, fishing, four-wheeling, having dance parties with her daughter, hanging out with her family and cooking big dinners for family and friends. Stop by and say hi to Jessi!

Gabe Allec
Parts Manager

Meet our Parts Manager, Gabe Allec! He's been working at Speck Hyundai since 2016. According to Gabe, his main responsibility at work is keeping the flux capacitor running at a constant 1.21 gigawatts. Outside of work you can find Gabe playing video games or practicing some Huey Lewis and the News tunes on his guitar.

You know that super cool DeLorean you see driving around the Tri-Cities every once in a while.... that's not Gabe.

DJ Naylor
Parts Advisor