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Will Schafer is the grandson of the William L. Schafer, Sr., Founder and President of the original Dealership, Pontiac Master, and a third generation Dealer with Master Buick GMC. He
attended Augusta Preparatory School and graduated in 1986. He then
received his Business Administration Degree at Presbyterian College in
Clinton, SC. Having worked at the dealership since he was a teenager,
he went on to receive a Diploma from the Dealer Candidate Academy in
1991. He has worked in the Sales, Parts, and Service department in his
27 years with Master. He currently serves on many community boards
including Westminster School of Augusta, Crossover Communications
International, and Columbia International University. He is the current
President of the Augusta, Aiken Buick GMC Dealers and a member of the
Rotary Club. He is also a member of First Presbyterian Church.
Frank grew up in North Augusta and graduated from North Augusta High School. He attended Aiken Tech and began in the Automotive Industry in 1985. He spent 5 years in the Sales Department before moving into the Finance Department where he stayed for 22 years. After a cumulative 28 years in the Automotive Industry, he has been our General Sales Manager since 2012.
Eddie, our New Car Manager, is from Augusta. He is the very proud father of 16 year old son, Christian and was born here in Augusta. He graduated from Evans High School and spent 14 years serving our country in the Air Force. After retiring from the military, he started in the automotive industry and has now blessed us with his 13 years of automotive experience in his position as New Car Manager!
Bernard Hughes is our New Car Assistant Manager and Truck Manager. He has been with us since 1989. There is no one out there that knows more about trucks than he does! He is a lifelong resident of Augusta and went to Richmond Academy where he met his wife! He has lots of grandchildren and loves to spend to time with them on the weekends! He also has a love of spending time outdoors and when he can, he loves to go gem hunting in the mountains. When you come in, ask him to show you some! He has some gorgeous ones!
Wade is a good ole boy born here in Augusta! We love Wade and our customers do too! Before he became our Assistant Sales Manager, he was our top Sales Consultant, so he knows how to help you find the right vehicle! He lives in South Augusta, but went to Hephzibah High School, where he met his wife! He has an 8 year old boy and is very involved in his blooming little league career! Wade loves anything outdoors, hunting and fishing especially, just like the country song says! He is one of the nicest guys we know. You will love him!
Phillip is one of the people you must meet when you come to the dealership! He as been working with us for over 20 years now! Born in Augusta, he went to North Augusta High School and began early in his Automotive Career by going through most of our departments. There isn't much Phillip doesn't know about Cars! His free time is spent in North Augusta with his fiancé, Andrea, and his two girls Kimberly and Lindsay and his newly adopted Boykin Spaniels. He loves to hunt and fish and something that you might not expect...he loves to Barbecue in Competitions. He actually wins! He is a great guy and one that we couldn't do without! If you ever need anything, he will be glad to help you!
Brian is a lifelong resident of Augusta. He attended Richmond Academy and graduated from Augusta Tech with a Marketing Degree. He began his Automotive Career in the parts department back in 1996 working his way up through the ranks to be our Parts Manager. He has held the Parts Manager position for 7 years for a total of 17 years in the Automotive Industry.
Kathy is the granddaughter of the founder and President of the original dealership Pontiac Master, founded in 1937. She graduated in 1988 from Augusta Prep and got her Psychology degree from Agnes Scott College in 1992. High school summers were filled with being a receptionist for the Pontiac Dealership. During and after college, she worked in the Automotive Industry as F & I Assistant, Customer Service Manager and Sales Consultant. She then went on to work as a Property Manager for Augusta Based Merry Land & Investment Company for 5 years before taking time off to take care of her children. In 2010, she returned to the family dealership as Customer Concierge. In 2013 the Dealership opened its Customer Care/Public Relations Department which she now heads as well. She currently serves on the Salvation Army Advisory Board and the Augusta Symphony Board.
Brooke is originally from McCormick, SC. She attended and graduated from University of South Carolina and received a Bachelor of Fine Arts. She works in our Sales Public Relations Department.
If you call the Dealership to make a service appointment, you are likely to get ahold of Jessica's sweet voice! She was born in Duluth, Minnesota but has lived in Augusta for most of her life. She went to A.R. Johnson for 2 years for High School but transferred to Richmond Academy for the rest of her High School years. She attended Kennesaw State outside of Atlanta! She has been around the Auto Industry her entire life, with her family owning their own Paint and Body Shop. She has been with us for 1 1/2 years and brings sunshine to our office every day! She has a wonderful husband named Paul, 2 children, and is a member of Lewis Memorial United Methodist Church.