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Mike Thelen has the automotive DNA in his blood. Mike has been involved in the car business from an early age and worked to learn every aspect of the dealership. In his spare time, you'll find Mike volunteering at Holy Trinity Church in Bay City, serving as a Chamber Member, and running the annual Cool City Car Show for the American Cancer Society. Mike and his wife Sheryl have three beautiful children that keep them busy. He loves the outdoors and enjoys hunting.
Ken is from the Metro Detroit area and has been working in the auto industry for 30 years. He graduated from Birmingham Groves High School in 1981 and attended GMI in Flint, MI. Ken has worked in all aspects of the automotive business at both the dealership retail and factory wholesale levels. Ken joined the Thelen team in 2006 as the Sales Manager. Ken is a 6 year Chrysler Master Certified Sales Manager. He is married and has 6 beautiful children. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his family in northern Michigan snowmobiling and riding motorcycles.
Terry Emery has been with the Thelen team for over ten years. He has many years in the automotive industry. Terry is the used car sales manager at Thelen. He has a passion for most sports and he really enjoys hockey and golf. You can also find him on the ice as a referee as well. Terry is an avid supporter of the Saginaw Spirit Hockey team.
Paul is a family man who loves relaxing with his wife and sons. He also enjoys hunting, sports, and boating.
Scott is a life long resident of Bay City and graduated from John Glenn High School in 1993. From there Scott joined the United States Marine Corps. He served four years in the Persian Gulf and became a sergeant. Scott has been selling cars in Bay City for 7 years and joined Thelen in 2005. He is a certified Chrysler Jeep Dodge and Ram sales specialist. You kind find him involved in the Bay Area Chamber of Commerce and currently working in the BusinessLink department. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his two German Shepherds, snowmobiling and other outdoor activities.
Kristen grew up in Mid-Michigan and graduated from Nouvel Catholic Central High School in 1993. He then went on to attend SVSU. He has been selling cars for 12 years and joined Thelen in 1998. Kristen has five children. He is heavily involved in the Bay County 4-H Club and enjoys helping his kids compete in showing their sheep. A proud dad with his chidren attaining trophies 2 years in a row for their sheep. He is also active in youth league sports in and around the Bay City area with his children. In his spare time he enjoys fishing and other outdoor activities.
Jamie is a very energetic sales consultant, and is passionate about helping her customers find the perfect vehicle. She loves to spoil her two dogs and her nieces and nephews. Jamie also goes by the nickname "Cookie"!
Derek was born and raised in West Branch, MI. He enjoys sports and spending time in the great outdoors.
In her spare time, Ann enjoys spending time with her two teenage daughters. She also loves to cook, read, and travel.
Joe has been on staff at Thelen for close to 30 years. He has two children and one grandchild who are his pride and joy. Joe loves to hunt in his spare time.
Don has been with Thelen for 30 years. His hobbies include boating and snowmobiling.
Ben is a Saginaw native who has been with us for 3 years. In his spare time, he enjoys waterfowl and deer hunting, bass fishing, and riding his motorcycle. He has one daughter and is an active member of the Bay County Home Builders Association.
Stan is a big fan of the outdoors, especially hunting, fishing, and camping. He has been part of the Thelen team for 8 years.
Keith has been with Thelen for over 5 years.
Justyn has been with Thelen since 2012, starting as an intern in our sales department and also worked in service before moving to the body shop. In his free time, Justyn enjoys camping, offroading, football, and softball.
In his spare time, Larry enjoys spending time with his four children and granddaughter. His hobbies include hunting, fishing, and camping.
Angela is a third generation Thelen who has been working in the family business since 2008. She is a graduate of Michigan State University and the NADA Dealer Academy. In her free time, Angela especially enjoys reading and spending time with her husband and son.
Jaime has been an employee at Thelen Auto Group for 10 years. She is a graduate of Delta College and enjoys playing sports, especially softball. Jaime also has quite a few nieces and nephews who keep her busy and a sweet little pug named Gus who is her best buddy.
Cory loves spending her free time with her family, especially her younger brother. She also enjoys playing video games, reading, and cooking. Cory is glad to work at Thelen, because her customers and fellow employees are so friendly and she learns something new every day!
Kristin joined the Thelen team in 2014.