Meet Our Team

Steve Funk

Steve’s love for the business extends over 35 years. He is the founder, past President and owner of Columbus Auto Resale Inc, which he started in 1988. He has been married over 36 years, has two wonderful children Lea and Cody and 3 fantastic grandchildren. His past time is all about family, friends and golf.

“The Secret to Living is Giving”

Cody Funk

Cody is a loving father of a little girl, has a fiancé and a dog. Love spending his free time with family or trying new things. Family is a huge part of his life and he loves to help people. Stop on in and see him anytime!

Sales Consultant
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Joe takes pride in providing all of our customers with a smooth buying experience. He has been in the auto industry for over a decade! He enjoys gofl and spending time with his family.

Joe Wood

Brad Lollo

Sales Manager
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Brad comes to us with over 30 years of experience in automotive sales and management. He resides in West Jefferson with his wife of over 30 years, Connie and Simon their dog. Go Riders! He has 2 grown children that are both graduates of OSU. He enjoys spending his free time with family and tending to his yard.

Steve Sloan

Sales Consultant

Steve Sloan
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1990 Graduate of Columbus Briggs. After 20 years of Managing in the Rent to Own Industry serving Columbus, Zanesville, New Lexington & Surrounding areas, Steve found his way into Car Sales by Way of Jack Maxton Chevrolet for 10 years up to closing. Enjoys Fishing & Camping with his family, and is his daughters biggest fan for Briggs Volleyball. Happy to be aboard the Funkys Automotive Team providing great car buying experiences for each client!

Shari Maxson

Sales Consultant
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Shari has a wonderful son Lonnie, loves sharing memories of her daughter Kayla and six wonderful grandchildren. She enjoys spending time with friends and family and when she walks in the door has a smile that will warm your heart. She’s very active in her church and loves helping people.

Serge Devine

Sales Consultant

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Serge brings over 23 years of automotive expertise to the Funkys Team. He enjoys providing a great car buying experience to each and every customer. He loves spending his free time with his wife and kids and also keeping his yard looking like a golf course.

Lauren Bowden Thomas

Controller
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Lauren brings over 25 years of automotive experience to the Funky’s team, most recently as the president of Bowden Motors, Inc., of Bellefontaine. She loves being around cars and happy customers. Lauren enjoys running, cooking, hunting, traveling, and spending time with her husband Dave and two rescue cats.

Kelli Dotson

Finance Manager
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Kim Rutherford

Lot Tech/ Coordinator

Drew Farley

Mechanic