Meet the Staff

Dana Maurer

Co-Owner, Office Manager / Purchasing
Started at Dakota Auto Parts in 1983
Hobbies: Family time, Church, Camping, Fishing

Max Maurer

Co-Owner, Parts Specialist
Started at Dakota Auto Parts in 1976
Hobbies: Fishing the Missouri River
ASE Parts Specialist

Michelle

Accounts Payable / Receivable
Started at Dakota Auto Parts in 2008

Josh

IT / Platform Specialist
Started at Dakota Auto Parts in 2001
Hobbies: Watching & Playing Hockey, Playing Guitar
ASE Parts Specialist

Jeff

Outside Sales
Started at Dakota Auto Parts in 2005
Experience Prior to Dakota:
13 year Master Technician,
2 years of Service Consultation
2 years with Mitchell1
Hobbies: Hunting, Reloading ammo, Old Cars, Fishing
ASE Master Technician, ASE Service Writer

Kirk

Outside Sales/Auto Body
Started at Dakota March 2018
Owned and operated vehicle restoration shop for 30 years.
Produced 3 National Award winning Pontiac Hot Rods.
I pride myself in fabricating as many parts as I could and build cars from start to finish.
Worked as a AC Delco/Motorcraft Sales Rep for Pam Companies and spent a few years at another distributor

Dale

Outside Sales
Work with cars, pickups & farm equipment.
Working in the Automotive Industry since 1999.
Started in May 2004 at Dakota auto parts.
Hobbies are Fishing, Playing cards & board games.
Cooking: frying/grilling/smoking/baking.

Jade

Counter Manager, Parts Specialist
Started at Dakota Auto Parts in 2000
Experience Prior to Dakota: 5 years selling parts
Hobbies: Football, Baseball, Hunting, Fishing,
Attending niece and nephew's sporting events
ASE Parts Specialist

Doug

Counter Manager, Parts Specialist
Started at Dakota Auto Parts in 1985
Hobbies: Racing Pigeons, Photography,
College Football & Basketball,
Archery Shooting & Hunting
ASE Parts Specialist

Dan

Parts Specialist
Started at Dakota Auto Parts in 2002
Hobbies: Attending Church, Substitute Pastor,
Watching Hockey & Baseball
ASE Parts Specialist

Chris

Parts Specialist
Started at Dakota Auto Parts in 2007
Experience Prior to Dakota:
8 year Auto Technician
Hobbies: Sports, Racing, Traveling
ASE Parts Specialist

Joe

Parts Specialist
Started at Dakota Auto Parts in 1984
Hobbies: Fishing, Hunting, Watching son's
traveling baseball team, Denver Broncos, NASCAR
ASE Parts Specialist

Randy

Parts Specialist
Started at Dakota Auto Parts in 2009
Experience Prior to Dakota:
13 years in auto parts
25 years of carburetor repair
Hobbies: Church, Family, Hiking, Hunting, Firearms

Scott

Parts Specialist
Started at Dakota Auto Parts in 1984
Hobbies: Camping, Riding Motorcycles
Watching sprint car & late model racing
ASE Parts Specialist

Tom

Parts Specialist
Started at Dakota Auto Parts in 2013
Experience Prior to Dakota:
13 year Master Technician
Hobbies: Hunting, Camping
ASE Master Technician

Andrew

Shipping Manager
Started at Dakota 2017
Hobbies: Fishing, Playing Softball, Camping