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  • Daniel Poage, General Manager
    (205) 986-7100

    Daniel has been with Audi Birmingham since January 2017.  He brings a wealth of knowledge having been in the luxury car business for over 15 years.  He is married and has a beautiful little girl, with another on the way.  He has 3 Audi vehicles in his garage and is a life long fan.  Daniel is a 2017 graduate of Sonic Automotive's General Manager Leadership Academy and took over as the General Manager after 3 years as the GSM. 

  • Casey Hemphill, General Sales Manager
    (205) 986-7110

    Casey came to Audi Birmingham in February 2016 after 8 years as a Sales Guide at Land Rover Jaguar Birmingham. He has also worked briefly with Ford and Hyundai in sales and sales management roles.  Casey has been with Sonic Automotive for more than 12 years as a sales associate, finance manager and used car/CPO manager. Casey enjoys spending time with his wife and daughters when he is not working.

  • Jordan Whisenhunt, Finance Director

    Jordan has been the Finance Director with Audi Birmingham since 2017.  He was previously with Tom Williams Porsche/Audi in 2012, and has worked for several other luxury brands, and brings a wealth of knowledge and professionalism to our store. Jordan excels in being thorough and taking care of our guests financial needs.  In his off time, Jordan enjoys playing golf, and spending time with his wife and daughters. 

  • Jonathan Harris, Sales Manager
    (205) 986-7130

    Jonathan has been with Audi Birmingham since January 2015.  He previously worked as an Audi Brand Specialist and Technologist, and now works the desk as one of our Sales Managers. When Jonathan is not working he enjoys spending time with his family and traveling to his hometown of Kansas City, Mo. He is married with 2 wonderful children.  Jonathan currently drives a 2018 Audi S5.

  • Chad Wilson, Service Director
    (205) 986-7209

  • Daniel Williford, Parts Director
    (205) 986-7401

    Daniel has been the Parts Manager here at Audi Birmingham since 2015.  He has been with Audi for more ten years and thoroughly loves working with the brand. Ask him about current Audi Collection gear. 

  • Hannah Blackall, Sales & Finance Specialist

    Hannah has been with Audi Birmingham since September 2016.  She is a Certified Audi Brand Specialist, and our Technologist, assisting our guests with Audi product knowledge.  She is a wealth of Audi information, and prides herself on providing a great customer experience and even helps out in the Finance Department.  She enjoys spending time with her two children when she is not working.  Her husband Bryan is an Audi Service Technician.

  • Steve Colter, Audi Brand Specialist
    (205) 986-7129

    Steve came to the automotive industry in 2007 after having previously spent over 20 years in the restaurant business.  He has been with Audi Birmingham since February 2008 and is our most tenured Audi Brand Specialist.  Steve specializes in providing great customer service and says that he feels "blessed to work with such an outstanding product".  Helping people find the right vehicle to suit their needs is his top priority.  In his off time, Steve enjoys competing in obstacle course races and has even competed on American Ninja Warrior.  Steve drives an Audi Q3 and his wife has an Audi A3.

  • Kelly Misso, Audi Brand Specialist

    Kelly is a Certified Audi Brand Specialist that came to Audi Birmingham in January 2016.  Kelly brings more than 15 years of automotive sales experience to our team.  He is an avid sports fan and enjoys supporting our local high school football programs.

  • Alex Salter, Audi Brand Specialist

    Alex has been a Certified Audi Brand Specialist with Audi Birmingham since February 2018.  He brings a wealth of luxury automotive sales experience from his time with our local Land Rover and Jaguar dealerships.  Alex's additional talents include audio and video editing, which we utilize for our social media marketing.  He is married and has three daughters.

  • Esau Carter, Brand Specialist

    Esau came to Audi Birmingham from Montgomery, AL in March 2019.  He has been with Sonic Automotive for more than 5 years.  Esau is a Certified Audi Brand Specialists and prides himself on being thorough and providing a great customer experience.  In his spare time, Esau enjoys fishing, officiating high school football and spending time with his family. 

  • Robert French, Brand Specialist

    Rob came to Audi Birmingham in March of 2019.  He quickly achieved status of a Certified Audi Brand Specialist and prides himself on customer experience. 

  • Tammy Antonucci, Brand Specialist

    Tammy came to Audi Birmingham from Audi Lubbock in Lubbock, Texas in August of 2019.  She brings a vast knowledge of the Audi Brand and excels in providing a world-class customer experience. 

  • Chase Merck, Brand Specialist

    Chase came to Audi Birmingham in August of 2019.  He brings years of retail and customer service experience with him.  Chase has a wealth of automotive knowledge and currently drives an Audi S4. 

  • Austin, McKerley

  • Pam Davani, E-Sales Director

  • Valerie Welch, Service Advisor
    (205) 986-7378

    I graduated from UAB in 2008 with a degree in Psychology.   Shortly after that, I started my career in the automotive industry with Audi in 2009.  I have thoroughly enjoyed learning about the Audi brand over the years.  Audi customers have a unique passion for their vehicles that makes every day exciting.   When I'm not at work I typically spend my free time taking my dogs on a run or spending time with my friends & family. I look forward to working with you and your vehicle.

  • Marc Scott, Service Advisor

    Marc came to Audi Birmingham in May of 2017.  He moved into the service department as an Advisor after spending 3 years as a Certified Audi Brand Specialist.  Marc knows the Audi product very well, and is committed to providing excellent customer service.  In his spare time, Marc enjoys building, woodworking and remodeling his house.

  • Michael, Elrod

  • Jennifer Jarrette, Inventory Manager
    (205) 986-7431

    Jennifer was a wonderful addition to our team who joined us September of 2012. She loves spending time with her family and friends when she is not working and enjoys going to the lake.

  • Robin Valdez, Warranty Administrator

  • Beth, Thomas

  • John Bond, Service Advisor

  • Christian Marrs, Service Coordinator

  • Derek Barnes, Shop Foreman

    Hi!  I have been working on vehicles for over 32 years.  I have been with Audi since 1998. I have 3 children and am an avid Alabama football fan! I look forward to servicing and maintaining your Audi!

  • Patrick Angell, Audi Technician
    (205) 986-7100

    I grew up working on cars with my dad and began my career at a small shop working after school during high school.  I am an Audi training school graduate and have been working on Audis since 2002.  When not at work, I spent quiet time with my wife and two daughters.

  • Bill Sullivan, Audi Technician
    (205) 986-7100

  • Bryan Blackall, Audi Technician
    (205) 986-7100

  • Gabriel Newport, Audi Technician
    (205) 986-7100

  • Alex Brown, Audi Technician

  • David Knight, Audi Technician

  • Mitchell Stroud, Audi Technician

  • German Aguilar, Audi Technician

  • Jonathan, Toner

  • Jordan, Irwin

  • Chance, Haynes

  • Jacob, Boonstra

  • Willie Rutledge, Detail Specialist

    Willie has been a fantastic addition to the Audi family.  He thrives on providing customers with a fantastic driving experience through his expert detail techniques.  After finishing school at UAW, he went to West Palm Beach to start his career in the automotive field.  He enjoys painting cars, traveling, and creating new things. 


  • Tim Grace, Parts Advisor

    Hi, my name is Tim Grace. I have been working in the automotive industry for 16 years. I have enjoyed working with the Audi brand and it's customer base. If you have any questions or concerns with your vehicle please don't hesitate to call or come by and see us. Thank you for your business as we look forward to seeing you soon.

  • Brandon Locke, Parts Advisor
    (205) 986-7402

  • Kendall Carey, Porter