Modern Nissan of Concord Sales Team


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  • Kevin Baird
    General Manager
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    Kevin Baird is the General Manager at Modern Nissan of Concord.  For over a decade he has been with Modern and couldn't imagine working in a better atmosphere.  Between helping to run the sales floor and spending time at home with wife, Erica, and their 3 children, he's a busy guy.  His boys play travel baseball and the family really enjoys the outdoors and getting out on their boat. The most memorable trip was when they traveled to Disney.

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  • Chris Young
    Sales Manager


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  • Mike Capo
    Sales Manager


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  • Richard Blackstock
    Sales Manager


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  • Michael Smith
    Finance Manager

    Michael Smith is a Finance Manager at Modern Nissan of Concord and has been in the Automotive Industry since 2010. He lives in Charlotte with his wife, Kaity, and daughter, Amelia. A true meat and potatoes kind of guy, Michael loves steak, watching sports, especially the Atlanta Falcons, and going on cruises every year with his family!

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  • Theresa Wharton
    Internet Sales Manager

    Theresa Wharton is our Internet Sales Manager at Modern Nissan of Concord and has been with the Modern Family since 2013. Theresa is local to the Concord area, but is originally from New York. A perfect day for Theresa would be spending time with her daughter Ciara, enjoying sushi, playing with her Chihuahua, Princess Brooke, and watching Netflix. It just can't get any better than that!

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  • Pierre Franklin
    Finance Manager

    What our customers are saying about Pierre:

    "Pierre was very thoughtful and considerate of our situation. He helped us get the perfect car that fit our budget. He was never pushy, and he only showed us vehicles that he himself would of felt comfortable buying... The next time we are in need of a car we will be back at Modern Nissan, and hopefully they are smart enough to keep Pierre around he is a testament to top notch customer service. I can honestly say that I highly recommend Modern Nissan, and definitely ask for Pierre!"

    "Pierre (our salesman) greeted us outside with a great, positive attitude, willing to help with absolutely anything. Pierre was honest with us at all times, making the process of buying the car WAAAY EASIER!!!!"

    "The service I had from Pierre Franklin at Modern Nissan of Concord was exceptional. He was knowledgeable, he let me make my own decisions and he was very easy to work with."

    "Pierre was extremely helpful, didn't rush us at all, made us feel very comfortable, and never once did he use any high pressure sales tactics."

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  • Robert Lahr
    Sales Consultant

    As a new addition to the sales team in 2014, Robert is very happy to work with a family dealership that cares so much about the customer and staff. 


    Robert's favorite thing to do in Concord is to spend time with his church family along with his daughter Nicole and son Andrew.  He also enjoys camping, fishing, and reading. Robert also finds great fulfillment in doing missionary work through his church. In a spare moment you might find Robert at Pier 51 enjoying his favorite seafood.

    What our customers are saying about Robert:

    "My wife and I met with Robert Lahr who was a true professional. Although he was an employee of Modern Nissan he really had our interest at heart. No pressure to buy whatsoever. The fact that you folks met us half way on our trade and completed a good deal for us is commendable. I would not hesitate to recommend Modern Nissan to any of my friends and especially Robert Lahr. Thank you again."

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  • Steven Cunningham
    Sales Consultant


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  • Daniel Ceballos
    Sales Consultant


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  • Brandon Aruta
    Sales Consultant


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  • Pablo Mendez
    Internet Sales Specialist


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  • Cieria Williams
    Internet Sales Specialist

    Cieria Williams is an Internet Sales Specialist at Modern Nissan of Concord and commutes to work from her local city, Greensboro. In Cieria's spare time, she thoroughly enjoys reading, shopping and pulling for the UNC Tar Heels!

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  • Staci Hopper
    Internet Sales Specialist

    Staci Hopper is an Internet Sales Specialist at Modern Nissan of Concord and has been with the Modern Family since 2012. Staci is local to the Concord area and lives with her husband Shawn and son, Gracin. On her days off, you'll find Staci spending time with her family and enjoying Mexican Food. She also has a keen sense of humor and loves to laugh! Her favorite standup comedians are Fluffy and Jeff Dunham.

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  • Emily Jurusik
    Business Development Rep

    Emily Jurusik is a Business Development Rep at Modern Nissan of Concord. She lives in Mount Pleasant and loves dining at La Roma's. On days off, you'll likely find Emily crafting, spending time with her 3 nephews and enjoying date nights with her boyfriend. If she could meet anyone, past or present, it would be Justin Timberlake.

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  • Andy Adams
    Sales Consultant

    Andrew Adams has been a Sales Consultant with Modern Nissan of Concord since 2011. Andrew helps customers select the vehicle that's right for them. One of the reasons he loves working at Modern is how important family is to them and how they allow employees to take time to be with their families.

    Andrew has four children. A self-proclaimed small town country boy, Andrew enjoys watching and attending sporting events and camping. He also enjoys eating Mexican food and dining at two of his favorite local restaurants, Casa Grande and Grandma's Kitchen. 

    What our customers are saying about Andy:


    "Great Customer Service... AGAIN!! I made my second purchase from Modern Nissan of Concord yesterday. 4 years ago Andy Adams was wonderful to work with and the whole experience was pleasant. I had no reason to look or shop elsewhere!"

    "Andy Adams was our salesman and he was so nice and very knowledgeable about all the cars, not just the use we purchased. I would highly recommend Modern Nissan and Andy Adams for the excellent service that was provided to us!"

    "We met with Andy Adams and he was very nice, and knowledgeable. He respected our request and quickly start working to get us a new vehicle. Thanks Andy!"

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  • Gil Bracy
    Sales Consultant


    Gil Bracy is the Sales and Leasing Consultant with Modern Nissan, and was a former Charlotte Police Officer Retired, and American Airlines, formally US Airways. Married to Lucinda Bracy. We enjoy traveling, and I spend as much time on the Tennis Courts as possible.

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  • Jonathan Cobb
    Commercial and Fleet Manager


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  • Eric Almeda


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  • Phil Hayden
    Sales Consultant


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  • Trey Copling
    Sales Consultant


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  • Doug Ford
    Sales Consultant


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  • Karisha Quashie
    Sales Consultant


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  • Jonathan Morales
    Sales Consultant


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