Click on one of the people below to find out more information.


Brandon Schill
General Store Manager

Brandon was born and raised in Newton, Kansas and has been with Conklin Cars since 2006. He welcomed his first daughter Grace in 2016. When he's not working, he enjoys spending time with family, watching & participating in sports, and riding his Harley when the Kansas weather allows.

Alex Tyler
New & Used Vehicle Sales Manager

Alex joined Conklin Cars in 2016 and has a strong history in sales and customer service. He was raised in southern California and spends his spare time kayaking, hiking, working out, and traveling. He enjoys baseball, college basketball, and football. His favorite sports team is the LA Angels, showing tribute to his roots. Find him on Facebook @AlexAtConklinCars and don't forget to Like and Follow!



Connor Nightingale
Sales Representative

Connor has been a resident of Newton for his entire life. Connor's favorite hobby is photography, and spending time with his wife of 7 years, his cats, dogs, and his tortoise. 

Favorite car - 1971 Pontiac LaMans

Cal Gilbertson
Sales Representative
(316) 305-6354

After 35 yrs in auto industry I have found that spending time with family are the most important reason we thrive in this business. Most of my spare time is spent with them of course my dogs. Most days are spent working in my yard and gardening.

Edgar Delgadillo
Sales Representative

yo hablo español - Edgar has worked for Conklin since 2013. He enjoys traveling and outdoor activities as well as riding his motorcycle and cheering for his favorite sports teams. He's a very proud sponsor of the Halstead Fire youth baseball team and Youth Motocross rider #2 Kayden Voth.

EJ Hardy
Sales Representative
(316) 282-2276

EJ moved here 2 years ago from Olathe, Kansas. He enjoys spending time with his family, working out, meditating, being outdoors in nature, and online gaming when he has time. He also works on cars and he like making videos for his YouTube channel. He tries to surround himself with positive influences and he enjoys reading and watching videos based on consciousness and reaching ones highest potential mentally, physically and spiritually. He is a jack-of-all trades that enjoys helping people and providing the best customer service possible. Reach out to him today!

Jonathan Gillihan
Sales Representative
(620) 960-1284

I am here to assist you with your needs. Feel free to email me at anytime.

Marilyn Burgess
Sales Representative
(316) 416-0687

I am here to assist you with your needs. Feel free to email me at anytime.



Jamie Mott
Sales Representative

After working for the local YMCA and as a Firefighter Jamie is excited to join our team and help you find your next vehicle. She enjoys a variety of hobbies including but not limited to woodworking, landscaping, kayaking, reading and game nights with her family. She's done a bit of traveling as well Including many historic sites with her grandfather. Come in today to get your next vehicle and ask for Jamie!



Dave Pickens
Service & Parts Director

Dave has been with Conklin Newton Service for 25 years. He has a beautiful wife Lori, two sons Storm & Hunter and a daughter Tori. In his spare time he roots for the Nebraska Cornhuskers. He loves motorcycles, Harley's are his Favorite.

Nicholas Cooper
Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Service Advisor

Nicholas is here and ready to help you with all your service needs.


Body Shop

Keith Blackwood
Body Shop Manager

Raised in Newton, graduated from Newton High School.  Married (Jennifer) 9 years with 1 child (Liliana Grace).  Like watching sports and rooting for the KC Royals and Texas Longhorns.  Favorite vacation spot is San Antonio.  Outside of work I like to attend Church and spend time with family.  Second stint with Conklin, I worked as the GM Service Adviser here in Newton for 4 years.

Daniel Nordstedt
Body Shop Estimator

I am here to assist you with your vehicle needs. Feel free to email me at anytime.

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