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Andrew Sherman
Operations Manager

Andrew started working at Dean Honda as a lot attendant when he was 16 years old. With his experience in the auto industry, he is a dealer trades and product specialist. He has also worked in the Parts and Services Departments at our dealership. Andrew is now Operations Manager here at Lake View Ford! Andrew has a degree in Business Management from Indiana University, Bloomington. When he is not hanging out at the dealership, he enjoys exercising and fishing.


Wash Bay Attendants

George Lucas
Wash Bay Attendant

George has been with Lakeview Ford for 10 years! He strives to make people happy. Leading up to his current job as one of our wash bay he did building maintenance and lawn care. George is originally from Huntington, WV but currently resides in Conneaut Lake, PA.

Mike Scully
Wash Bay Attendant

Michael or Mike as he likes to be called has been in the automotive industry for 16 years. He is part of our wash bay team at Lakeview Ford. His favorite part of this job is that there is always different things to do. In his off time he enjoys playing sports and hunting. He is born and raised in Conneaut Lake, PA



Sonja Ricciuti

Amy Russell
Controller and Office Manager

Amy Russell is from Jamestown, Pa and has been worked at this particular location for the last two and half years. Amy enjoys the family-like atmosphere and how the management staff appreciates their employees. Amy received a Bachelor's Degree in Business from Westminster College. Before Lakeview Ford, Amy owned her own grocery store! In her free time, Amy enjoys working at the Conneaut Cellars Winery on the weekends.



Mark Martin
Service Writer

Mark joined the Lakeview Ford team in June 2019. He has worked in the automotive industry as a mechanic for 25 years. He was born and raised in Chochranton, PA. In his spare time he enjoys hunting, riding ATV's and spending time with his family.

Jamie Weniger
Service Advisor

Niles Copeland
Service Manager

Niles joined the Lakeview Ford Team in May of 2019. He is the Service Manager here with over 15 years of experience in the Automotive Industry starting as a tire technician and working his way into management. His favorite part about his job is that the managers and owners respect him and trust him to do his job and they do not micromanage which makes Lakeview Ford a great place to work! Niles is born and raised in Albion, PA where he enjoys spending time with his family and friends and also enjos motorcycling, fishing, and shooting guns at his local sportsmens club.

Bob Russell
Parts Manager

Robert, who also goes by Root, has been in the business industry since he was eighteen years old. He has been working for Lakeview Ford for the past twenty-four years. The best part of his job is getting to help the customers with all of their needs. Robert is from the Conneaut Lake area and now resides in Meadville. When Robert is not working for Lakeview, he works as an Emergency Medical technician; he has done so for the past thirty-one years.

Bruce Hicks
Parts Associate

Bruce has been with Lakeview Ford for a total of twenty years. He is originally from Titusville, PA and now resides in Conneautville, PA. Not only does Bruce work in the auto industry, he is involved in the music industry, too! When he is not working at Lakeview, he is DJ-ing! When is not working his two jobs, he likes to go on wine tours.

Bonnie Erdice
Service Advisor

Bonnie has been around the auto industry her whole life, as her father owned a used car lot. Customers and co-workers are like family to her.  She enjoys camping with her husband and rescue dog "Sammi Girl", and working in her yard. She also enjoys sports, and especially the Steelers, Ohio State, and Tiger Woods.



Tonie Copeland
Business Development

Tonie joined the Lakeview Ford team in July 2019 as a Business Development Associate. Her favorite part of the job is that she gets to talk to people from all walks of life, hearing their stories. She has over 20 years of customer service experience which she brings to the table here at Lakeview Ford. She is originally from Cambridge Springs, PA but resides in Albion, PA where she enjoys spending her time with her husband and kids, reading, and enjoying whatever life gives her!

Frank Pollack
Sales Associate

Frank, also known as Frankie, has been in the auto industry for 19 years. What he enjoys most about Lakeview Ford is its family-like atmosphere. Before joining the Lakeview team, he attended both Bethany College and Wheeling Jesuit University. He is also the former owner and president of OEM, Erie PA. When Frank isn't busy at work, he enjoys flying on the weekends and following West Virginia football.

Todd Exley
Saleperson/Special Financing

Todd has lived in Conneaut Lakeshore, Pa all of his life. He has been with Lakeview Ford for the past fifteen years. The best part of Todd's job is the customers he meets along the way. He has worked in sales and marketing for twenty years and fifteen hears in auto sales. Todd enjoys golf and snowmobiling in his spare time.

William Hill

William, who also goes by Bill, has been in the automotive industry for the past 28 years. He has been with Lakeview Ford for six and half years and enjoys sales and meeting new people. When William is not at work, he enjoys traveling on family vacations and being a private club manager.

Mark Schlaudecker

Mark, who is from Meadville, has been a member of the Lakeview Ford team for about a year and a half. He really enjoys meeting new people and assisting them in their search for the "right" vehicle. Before joining the team, he was a US Army Veteran, worked in the oil field, delivered propane for Agway, and has been selling auto motives for the last 19 years. When Mark is not busy on the job, he enjoys golfing, boating, listening to music with his lovely lady, Kathy, hanging out with friends, spending time with his dogs and cat, deer hunting with his son, and visiting his daughter in NC.

Jesse Reinwald

Jesse brings five years of sales experience to the Lake View Ford team. Before joining our team, Jesse was the Manager of Meadville Sears Hometown for three years. He enjoys meeting new people and creating lasting relationships with his customers. When Jesse isn't selling cars, he spends time with his son Lucas, girlfriend Dona, and family.

Melissa Bayly
Business Development

Melissa has been with Lake View Ford since August 2018. Mel enjoys the freedom to grow in the business and the fun and friendly atmosphere at Lake View Ford. She received her Associates degree from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh. Before joining the Lake View Ford team, she milked cows for six years and was a photographer at Fallon's photography. When Mel isn't at the dealership capturing the new vehicles coming into the lot and the happy customers leaving the lot in their new car, she enjoys photographing nature, kayaking, hiking, fishing, and hunting.



Mary Ann Palmer
Finance Manager

Mary Ann has been with Lakeview Ford since July 2019. She has been in the car business for 2 1/5 years. She does the atmosphere at Lakeview Ford because its friendly and she gets to help customers get the cars they want!  Mary Ann went to Jamestown Business College and received an Associates Degree in Business Administration and Accounting. When Mary Ann isn't working she enjoys kayaking , crocheting afghans and reading Stephen King novels.