• Mon - Fri 8.00 AM - 5.30 PM Sat - 9.00 AM - 4.00 PM | SERVICE / PARTS -Mon - Fri 7.30 AM - 5.30 PM Sat - 9.00 AM - 4.00 PM
  • 4178 4th Ave Whitehorse, YT Y1A1J6
  • +1 867-667-7866

Meet Our Staff

Please meet all of the Whitehorse Motors staff! Everyone here lives by one simple rule – our customers deserve to have a stress free and informative experience at our dealership, right from purchasing a new or used vehicle all the way to service, parts and collision.

If you can’t find who you were looking for, please refer to our Contact Us page and one of our staff will be in contact with you shortly.

Sales

Jens Nielsen
General Sales Manager, Commercial Specialist

Jens has been in the auto industry over 20 years. Whitehorse born and raised, he lived in Edmonton in the early 80s and spent 20 years on Vancouver Island before returning home to the Yukon, to be near the outdoors and to help his mother, a local artist, Hattie Nielsen. Jens has hiked the Chilkoot Trail 9 times. He’s a huge Edmonton Oilers fan.

Peter Johns
Product Consultant

Born and raised in Ottawa, Ontario. He is a true Sourdough Yukoner as he has been in the Yukon for over 37 years. Peter likes to help people with their automotive needs. He enjoys playing softball and is a huge movie buff.

Glen Sands
Product Consultant

Glen was born in Devon Alberta and also lived on Vancouver Island. Glen came to the Yukon to be Chef at High Country Inn. Glen retired from cooking and moved into sales. He spent over a decade selling for Sysco Foods to restaurants around the Yukon. Glen loves golf, snowmobiling, and a little wood working. He loves working with people as they go through the automotive buying process.

David Wilkinson
Product Consultant

David is from the East Coast. Has been living in the Yukon for the last 2 years. He has 2 children and 1 grandson. David as been in the Automotive field since 2014 and also has a banking background. In his spare time David enjoys taking advantage of the Yukon trails with his partner in crime Charlie, his Siberian Husky. Reach out to David and he will be more than happy to get you rolling in your new wheels!

Parts

Richard Parkinson
Fixed Operations Manager
Laura MacPhee
Fixed Operations Manager Assistant

Laura was born and raised in southern Ontario. After a spring break during college attending Rendezvous she knew this would be her forever home. Laura loves her three girls, cooking, baking, piano, vocals, camping, boating and fishing. She started her work career in fast food and since has worked in automotive parts, autobody repair facilities from car washer to production management; she has happily settled here at our lovely dealership assisting in parts and service.

Edward Torres
Parts Advisor
Curtis White
Parts Advisor
Raymond Kmyta
Shipping/Receiving

Service & Quick Lane

Mike Sutton
Shop Foreman

Mike grew up in Barrie, Ontario. He started in the automotive industry in 1995. He worked for Mazda for 16 years before moving over and working for Ford. He moved to the Yukon in 2012. Mike enjoys hiking, camping, motorcycles and racing.

Larry Kubbernus
Service Advisor

Larry was born in Campbell Rover BC. He moved to the Yukon in 2006 and loves it here. He’s been in the Automotive Industry forever. He loves hunting and using his smoker. He enjoys spending time with his wife and their two Olde English Bulldogs Coco and Bella.

Angie Wally
Service Advisor
Dan Fast
Service Advisor
Stuart Campbell
Diesel Technician
Dale Hebert
Service Technician
Andrew Seal
Service Technician
Aonghus MacDonald
Service Technician
Chase Hobbis
Service Apprentice
Javier Tesoro
Lube Technician
Jaro Tinoco
Lube Technician
Aidan Adel
Junior Apprentice
Zack Beaudry
Junior Apprentice
Leo Mackeigan
Shuttle Driver

Leo was born in Cape Breton. He moved to the Yukon in 1995 and loves it here. He spent most of his career as a Baker and a Chef at the Independent Grocer and the Airport Chalet. He’s now semi retired. He loves his job here meeting and helping customers.

Jugraj Singh
Detail/Lot Attendant

Jugraj (Yuvi) was born in India and has lived in the Yukon since February of 2020. Yuvi really likes the Yukon outdoors and all it has to offer. He likes staying in shape and keeping healthy. Music is a passion for Yuvi.

Devon Armstrong
Detail/Lot Attendant

Devon was born and raised in Whitehorse. Devon has a family and enjoys spending time with them. He loves to dance his way through life and you may have saw him dancing at a crosswalk in town. Devon is an Oilers fan.

William Macklon
Detail/Lot Attendant

William is a born and raised Yukoner. He loves all animals but particularly cats and dogs. He really enjoys sharing his passion for Movies, Marvel, Star Wars, and Pokémon with others.

Administration

Wendy Tayler
President
Tina Woodland
General Manager
Lisa van Doornick
Executive Assistant

Lisa was born in a small mountain village in Switzerland. After visiting the Yukon for the first time in 1995, she knew Whitehorse would be her home one day. She loves the outdoors. Her partner and her enjoy riding their dirt bikes on trails, going fishing and canoeing. She has a passion for photography.

Joesel Rumbaoa
Accounting Clerk

Joesel was born in the Philippines and moved to Yukon Canada on the nominee program in 2012. He worked as a Accounts Receivable Accountant and as a Cost Control Analyst before starting his journey to the Yukon. He loves sports and is on the Board of Directors of Basketball Yukon and Filipino Canadian Basketball Yukon. When summer time comes his whole family loves to go Camping.

Tiffani Lorenzo-Goodwin
Payroll Administrator and Bookkeeper

Tiffani was born and raised in Panama and moved to the Yukon in 2019. She worked at the Panama Canal andhad 5 years of experience working as accounting agent in a shipping business She is loving being part of the car business. Tiffani loves nature and loves baking. She have been participating in the Farmers Market since 2020. She makes and sells delicious apple pie, lemon pound cake and banana bread. You’ve got to try it!

Sean Drouillard
Finance Specialist

Sean has 20 plus years in the automotive industry. Born in Leamington he spent 20 years in Ontario, then 20 years on Vancouver island, 8 years Alberta and 2 years so far here in the great white north. He was a red seal chef till the age of 30 and hung up the hat to sling some metal (salesperson lingo). Sean plans on retiring on the east coast to eat lobster and scallops until he dies. He enjoys exploring all Canada has to offer. Go Leafs Go!!!

Sindhu Ramasamy
Receptionist

Sindhu was born and raised in India. She’s been living in Yukon since 2015. She’s a wife and mother and a very good dancer. She always greets customers with big smile and proudly delivers exceptional customer service

Rental Staff

Kenneth Tetlichi
Fleet Manager
Natasha Tetlichi
Rental Agent
Kia Knowler
Detailer
Christopher Nirza
Detailer
Ankit Kumar
Detailer