Staff


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  • Alex Baum
    Dealer Principal
    (403) 932-9900

    Alex's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • We were granted the Toyota Franchise for Cochrane in 2008 and began to develop a new area in Cochrane called River Heights. The plan was to relocate Cochrane Dodge and build a new Toyota Dealership alongside of each other. We had the Grand opening for Cochrane Toyota June 2010.

    Why Toyota?

    • Toyota produces quality vehicles, and it holds to a National cost efficient service/maintenance program. Both of these combined elements, make for a great ownership experience.

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • I get to live and work in one of the greatest community on the globe, how could it get any better!

    What's your favorite movie?

    • The Great Escape

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • I love most sports being a participant, fan and sometimes an arm chair quarterback!  Fishing, riding horses, building and fixing stuff and the list goes on, but most days you will find me getting back to what I love, the car business.

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  • Brent Matheson
    Financial Services Manager
    (403) 851-2916

    Brent's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • 5 years ago!

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • Solara convertible

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • The leadership, and the people.

    What's your favorite movie?

    • I have many. One would be "The Blind Side". Sandra Bullock was fabulous.

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • My family

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  • Corey Bergman
    Operations Manager

    Corey's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • December 2013

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • Toyota Land Cruiser

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • I love the team that I get to work for - our service department is full of the best people I know. Additionally, we have incredible customers who make me love coming to work each day.

    What's your favorite movie?

    • The Long Way Down

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • I enjoy travel and adventuring, and participating in the community

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  • Caroline Sims
    Sales Manager
    403-932-9900


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  • Patti Cameron
    Inventory Control Manager
    (403) 851-2801

    Patti's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  July 2010 (When the dealership opened)

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    •  Rav4

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  The people here are awesome! And I love Toyota vehicles

    What's your favorite movie?

    •  I like watching historical movies, and Game of Thrones

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • I like to do yoga, read, and spend time outside

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  • Nicola Wright
    Reception & Dealership Administrator
    (403) 932-9900

    Nicola's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • July 2013

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • Toyota Sequoia

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • My coworkers are my Canadian family! They're are a great bunch of people - very sociable - and every day is a fun day!

    What's your favorite movie?

    • CHICK FLICKS! Pitch Perfect, 50 Shades of Grey, Hairspray, and Dirty Dancing

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • My children, family, and travelling/visiting new places

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  • Aleathea Keegan
    Reception
    (403) 932-9900

    Aleathea's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • When the dealership opened, in July of 2010!

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • The 4Runner

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • I like the people I work with! I really do. Cochrane Toyota is a great place to work!

    What's your favorite movie?

    • The Holiday, with Cameron Diaz! I watch it every Christmas :)

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Spending time with my kids, and my friends! AND YOGA.

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  • Alison Butler
    Reception
    (403) 932-9900

    Alison's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  November 2013

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    •  Toyota Sequoia

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  I like the customers that we work with, and we have a great staff. It's a great place to work!

    What's your favorite movie?

    •  Grease

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • I love being sporty and outdoors. Skiing is my favorite!

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  • Brooklyn Hume
    Reception
    (403) 932-9900

    Brooklyn's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • June 2015

    What's your favorite Toyota model?

    • 1980 Toyota Hilux

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • It's a very positive environment!

    What's your favorite movie?

    • Edward Scissorhands!

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Art

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  • Julia Cameron
    Reception
    (403) 932-9900

    Julia's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  November 2014

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    •  Toyota Corolla

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  Because it's a really comfortable working environment.

    What's your favorite movie?

    •  Lord of the Rings

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Soccer

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  • Jeff Decter
    Product Advisor & Financial Specialist
    (403) 818-5626

    Jeff's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  July 2010 (When the dealership opened!)

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    •  4Runner

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  It's a good work environment - There's no need to use high pressure sales techniques. I also get the opportunity to walk my customers through the entire sales & finance process, which allows me to build better relationships with my customers.

    What's your favorite movie?

    •  True Lies

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Spending time with my wife, and golfing when I can

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  • Miles Chester
    Product Advisor
    (403) 932-9900

    Miles's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • July 5th, 2010 - when the dealership first opened!

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • The Tacoma Truck!

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • Great product, and a great service department!

    What's your favorite movie?

    • Star Wars

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Building models for the local museums in Calgary

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  • Mike Tran
    Junior Facilitator

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?                                    

    • March 2017                                  

    What languages do you speak?

    • I speak fluently in both English and Vietnamese 

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • 2018 Camry XSE

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • Friendly staff and a great environment!

    What's your favourite movie?

    • Step Brothers

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Family, Gym

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  • Mark Ladouceur
    Junior Facilitator

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • June 2017

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • 2017 4Runner TRD Pro

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • I work for great people. Everyone's passionate about
      what they do. A very friendly atmosphere. 

    What's your favorite movie?

    • RocknRolla

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Hockey and Family

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  • Jordan Popoff
    Product Advisor
    866-425-5202


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  • Altamish Lalani
    Business Development Intern

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • May 2017

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • FT1 Concept

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • The morning drive, happy staff, awesome environment,
      and the scent of brand new vehicles!

    What's your favorite movie?

    • It's hard to choose when I love action,
      adventure, comedies, and thrillers
      all at the same time!
      Right now it's Baby Driver.

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Giving back to the global community with a
      variety of skills through time and knowledge.
      I also produce and listen to music, hangout with friends, meet new people, and travel!

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  • Dakota Kin
    Sales Admin
    866-425-5202

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  December 2017

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    •  2019 Toyota Avalon

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  The staff here at Cochrane Toyota are very welcoming!

    What's your favorite movie?

    •  Bad Moms

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Food and Family

     

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  • Ken Wiebe
    Parts Advisor
    403-851-2930


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  • Skylar Mayuk
    Parts Advisor
    403-851-2930


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  • Tyler Lund
    Auto Spa Team Leader
    (403) 851-2920

    Tyler's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  July 2010

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    •  4Runner

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  Great people work here

    What's your favorite movie?

    •  The Goonies

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Music/Art/Video games

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  • Gerri Hume
    Appointment Coordinator
    (403) 851-2942

    Gerri's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • Opening Day July 5th, 2010 (was also with Alex Baum at Cochrane Dodge for 16 years prior!)

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • Toyota Tacoma

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • It feels like a family!

    What's your favorite movie?

    • Most mystery thrillers!

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Kickboxing!

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  • Ken Campsall
    Service Advisor
    403-851-2920


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  • Linnie Campsall
    Warranty Administrator
    403-851-2920


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  • Darryl Sims
    Lot Supervisor
    403-932-9900


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  • Phil Cote
    Hybrid Master Technician
    (403) 851-2920

    Phil's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  July 2010 (when the dealership opened)

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    •  4Runner

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  It's a great community-orientated environment, with friendly coworkers

    What's your favorite movie?

    •  Tough to say! I love the Star Wars series

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • I love photography, and going overseas with my family to help teach others how to do automotive repairs

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  • Mike Flancia
    Hybrid Master Technician
    (403) 851-2920

    Mike's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  July 2010 (when the dealership first opened)

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    •  4Runner

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  I've worked here forever! It's a great atmosphere, and a very clean shop

    What's your favorite movie?

    •  Top Gun

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Taking care of my baby! And off-roading when I get a chance

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  • Steve Lee
    Pro Tech Technician
    (403) 851-2920

    Steve's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • March 2014

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • 4Runner (I drive one!)

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • I love the family-like environment

    What's your favorite movie?

    •  I love superhero movies! Anything MARVEL

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Spending time with my family, and renovating my house

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  • Dale Pettigrew
    Hybrid Master Technician
    (403) 851-2920

    Dale's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  April 2015

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    •  2nd-generation Rav4 EV

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  Great people, and a culture

    What's your favorite movie?

    • The Commitments

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Hanging out with my wife, and two dogs, and playing music

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  • Jacob Mickelson
    Technician 3rd Year Apprentice
    403-851-2920

    Jacob's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • February 2014

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • 1999 Toyota Echo

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  I love the people that I work with, and I've loved the opportunity to learn from some of the best in the industry

    What's your favorite movie?

    •  Remember the Titans

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • I love buying slurpees and a pizza and playing video games on a Friday night with my friends

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  • Jacob Neill
    Apprentice Technician
    (403) 851-2920

    Jacob's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • June 2015

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • 1995 Supra

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • I love working on cars, and Cochrane Toyota has a great shop, and has been a great place for me to learn

    What's your favorite movie?

    • Step Brothers

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Spending time with friends and family

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  • Keegan Wallace
    Apprentice Technician
    (403) 851-2920


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  • Louay Ghassan
    1st Year Apprentice
    403-851-2920


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  • Ellis Wildman
    Lube Technician
    403-851-2920


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  • Sean Kolaric
    Service Technician
    403-851-2920


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  • Roberto Chavez
    Detailer
    403-851-2920


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  • Robert Mills
    Lube Technician
    403-851-2920


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  • Christianne Parel
    Detailer
    403-851-2920


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  • Jordan Fisher
    Detailer
    403-851-2920


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  • Mike Hounslow
    Customer Valet Service
    403-851-2920


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  • Larry Schmalenberg
    CVS


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