Meet our Team

Our Team

Frank  Trivieri
Frank Trivieri
Founding Partner
Dominic Lazzaro
Dominic Lazzaro
General Manger
Bio
Dominic Lazzaro
Dominic Lazzaro
General Manger

Having been in the Automotive Industry for 20+ years, I am new to the the Welland Toyota Team. Dominic enjoys spending quality time with family and friends both here in Welland and back home in Barrie ON. I look forward to building rapport with each of our customers. My goal is to make every customer experience with our team an enjoyable one.

Rick  Fauteux
Rick Fauteux
New Car Manager
Bio
Rick  Fauteux
Rick Fauteux
New Car Manager

I’m proud to have been part of the Welland Toyota sales team for almost 10 years now. A total of 36 years with Toyota sales and management combined. Born and raised in Timmins. Ont. Wife Lisa and daughter Nina make up my family and also doggy Pipa. Started my Professional golf career in 1977 in Toronto then transitioned to Toyota sales in Timmins. Moved to the Niagara area 22 years ago. Enjoying the better climate and serving our Toyota customers here with our great team at Welland Toyota.

Ian Beales
Ian Beales
Sales Manager
Patrick  Clarke
Patrick Clarke
Leasing Manager
David  Clarke
David Clarke
Sales and leasing Consultant
Dan  Gracez
Dan Gracez
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Bio
Dan  Gracez
Dan Gracez
Sales and Leasing Consultant

Dan Gracez is a Product Advisor at Welland Toyota where he matches customers to the best vehicle meeting their needs. Dan is a great listener and uses his 35 plus years of experience in the industry, to take away the stress of today’s fast paced buying experience. Dan is Certified in Automotive Law and Ethics (C.A.L.E.), a graduate B.Comm from Concordia University in Montreal, where he grew up. It’s all about relationships, transparency and honesty when dealing with Dan. Dan spent the majority of his career in the software industry working for one of the world’s largest software suppliers to the automotive industry. For the past 5 years, Dan has called Niagara his home. Dan and his wife enjoy walking their puppy, as well as all the pleasures of the region, visiting the many entertainment venues throughout the summer and winter at various locations, sampling the food and beverages here and there.

Robert Groeneveld
Robert Groeneveld
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Dawson  Trickett
Dawson Trickett
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Paul  Meyers
Paul Meyers
Financial Services Manager
Marlene  Perron
Marlene Perron
Controller
Sarah  Gabor
Sarah Gabor
Receptionist
Sommer  Goodwin
Sommer Goodwin
Receptionist
Bio
Sommer  Goodwin
Sommer Goodwin
Receptionist

Hello! My name is Sommer and I am a receptionist at Welland Toyota. I enjoy meeting new people and making their visit to our dealership a great experience. In my spare time, I love going for walks with my puppy, Chewy, and my husband, Ben. I also enjoy reading a good book.

Sabrina  Repergel
Sabrina Repergel
Receptionist
Matthew Broughton
Matthew Broughton
Parts Manager
Sandy  Cerminara
Sandy Cerminara
Appointment Coordinator
William Walters
William Walters
Service Manager
Bio
William Walters
William Walters
Service Manager

Will manages the Service Department team members, and enjoys meeting and interacting with our guests.  Will and his team are committed to providing the highest level of customer service.

Ryan  Courtney
Ryan Courtney
Service Advisor
Michelle Boyle
Michelle Boyle
Service Advisor
Jackie  Hilliker
Jackie Hilliker
Warranty Administration and Shuttle Driver
Fausto  Lamacchia
Fausto Lamacchia
Detailer
Aleshia VanderMeulen
Aleshia VanderMeulen
Detailer
Daniel Rate
Daniel Rate
Detailer
Paul  Maguire
Paul Maguire
Hybrid Technician
Bio
Paul  Maguire
Paul Maguire
Hybrid Technician

Paul began his career in 1992 as a co-op student on highschool. Started his 9600 hr. apprenticeship in a general shop in 1995 and was licensed in 2000. Has been at Welland Toyota for over 7 years. Paul is committed to fixing right the first time and is willing to go the extra mile. Outside of work he enjoys playing softball, watching baseball and hockey and spending time with family.

Scott  Maguire
Scott Maguire
Apprentice Technician
Bio
Scott  Maguire
Scott Maguire
Apprentice Technician

Hi there! I'm an apprentice automotive technician who has had an interest of working on cars since the age of 13. I am passionate about the reliability of the Toyota product. Past experience comes from a Chevrolet dealership, small independent shops, and Canadian Tire. In my spare time I enjoy a wide variety of things such as playing iRacing on my computer, weightlifting, volunteering at my church, and reading up on the latest automotive technology. I also aspire to one day drive a race car.

Stephen R.
Stephen R.
Master Technician & Technical Advisor
Bio
Stephen R.
Stephen R.
Master Technician & Technical Advisor

With over 30+ Years in automotive, Steve is a Toyota Master Technician, Hybrid Certified and has won Gold, Bronze and in National Toyota Technician competitions. Steve is our dealership's Technical Advisor, and in his spare time enjoys using his artistic talents with metal fabrication and woodworking.

Walter  Rodriguez
Walter Rodriguez
Technician
Alexander  Stephenson
Alexander Stephenson
Service Tech
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O'Neil McDonald
Service Tech