Ford

800 N Medford Dr
Directions Lufkin, TX 75901

  • Sales: (877) 361-7467
  • Service: (888) 453-6411
  • Parts: (877) 466-2798

Staff


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

  • Lynn Martinez, Sales Consultant
    936-632-6611


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  • Al Meyer, President/Dealer Principal

    Al Meyer has over forty years of management ability, experience, initiative and creativity in completely guiding sales programs for stimulation of new business. He has sixteen years experience as Vice President and Manager, overseeing Business Banking, Branch Management and Affirmative Action Section. Extensive experience as Loan Supervisor, Credit Manager and Loan Officer. Also hiring, training, supervision, scheduling and evaluating personnel, motivating personal to perform to top efficiency levels and maintaining harmonious working conditions with personnel from diverse ethnic backgrounds.

    Mr. Meyer's community involvement; Executive board member for the Chamber of Commerce and Red Cross, he supports The United Way. Motivational speaker at Career Day for Hudson, Central and other high schools. He supports the Stay in School Program at Lufkin High School and in previous years he has donated two vehicles as an incentive for this program.

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  • Carl Crain, General Manager/Vice President
    936-632-6611

    I have been with Al Meyer Ford since 1993, started as a Salesman, and was promoted to Used Car Manager within 6 weeks. I held that position for 2 years and was promoted to General Sales Manager, in 1997 I was promoted to General Manager and Vice President. Today, 23 years later I am in the process of purchasing the Ford Franchise from Al Meyer.

    I strongly believe that if you have a dream and work hard enough any goal can be achieved.

    I have been married to my wife Penny for 35 years, we have 3 children, 1 grandchild, and 1due in March. When I am away from work my wife and I enjoy having family cookouts and traveling.

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  • Misty Ricks, Sales Manager /Finance Manager
    936-632-6611

    Matchbox instead of Barbie! Misty has been around this business all her life. By age 4 could name most makes and models of cars on the road, and by age 8 was detailing and cleaning up shop and keeping the business books, wholesale runs, auctions, and continued interest in the business. She has been at Al Meyer Ford for over 12 years where she started out in sales, and is a Master Certified Sales and Finance Manager. She loves to see her customers come back to her for life. You are NOT just a customer, you are family.

    She loves spending time with family and friends, working out, hunting and fishing. Proud mother of 2 grown children, a daughter in law and is a MiMi to her sweet grand baby.

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  • Penny Crain , PR/Mktg Dir
    936-632-6611

    I came to work at Al Meyer Ford when my youngest child was in the 2nd grade, and she is now 24. I started out as the Rental Car Manager, transferred to Title Clerk then Marketing Director and today I oversee Public Relations and Digital Marketing. 

    I have made a lot of friends over the years working at Al Meyer Ford and I look forward to making many more.

    I have been married to my husband Carl for 35 years, we have 3 amazing children, 1 grandchild and 1 on the way, 2 dogs and 5 granddogs. I love spending time with my family every chance I get.

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  • Ciara Webb, Internet Sales Manager
    936-632-6611

    Ciara has been in customer service for 8 years and with Al Meyer Ford a little over a year now. She is our main Internet Salesperson and is helping customers shop from the convenience of their home.

    She enjoys spending time with her friends when she is away from work. 

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  • Neil Warren, Sales Consultant
    936-632-6611


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  • Dan Dubose, Sales Consultant
    936-632-6611

    Dan has been in the Automotive industry for 6 years and with Al Meyer Ford for 5 years.

    Away from work Dan enjoys spending time fishing, hunting and gardening with the Grand Kids.

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  • Misty Purvis, Sales Consultant
    936-632-6611

    I am new to the automotive business, I have spent the past twelve years in long term care. I love helping people and getting to meet new people but I needed a change. The best part about the automotive business to me is finding the perfect car for someone and knowing that I did everything that I could to help them and make sure they had all their questions answered and they love their new purchase. 

    I am the proud Momma of two little boys who are my world, so there for I have no life outside of them.

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  • Paul Smith, Sales Consultant
    936-632-6611

    Paul has spent 26 years in the automotive industry 13 of those years with Al Meyer Ford. 

    His hobbies are Golf and Landscaping.

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  • Jose Castillo, Sales Consultant
    936-632-6611

    Jose has been in the Automotive Industry for 6 years and with Al Meyer Ford for 3. 


    Jose is married and a proud father of three boys and one daughter. he enjoys hunting, fishing and spending time with his family and friends. 

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  • Leesha Stringer, Receptionist
    936-632-6611

    Leesha has been Al Meyer Ford's full-time receptionist sine 2004. She is currently perusing an associate's degree for computer programming/analyst and a certification in networking administration.

    Her hobbies include photography and running. She runs in many events including two full marathons. 

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  • Scot Hamel, Service Manager
    936-632-6611

    I served in the US Navy from 1986 to 1990 left the Navy with an Honorable Discharge and was hired at the Lufkin Police Department in 1991 and served 23 years and retired in 2014.

    I was hired at Al Meyer Ford as the Service Manager in 2014 and together with my team we are continuing to work hard and help each and every customer that comes through our department.

    I am married and have 4 children, a 24 year old daughter at Princeton in Seminary, 21 year old son who is in the Navy and flies P3's, a 15 year old son and a 9 year old daughter.

      

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  • Kenneth Maxey, Warranty Administrator
    936-632-6611

    Kenneth went to work right out of high school for a Ford Dealership in 1971 the named changed a couple of times and then to Al Meyer Ford. Today Kenneth is still with us and has more experience in the Service Department than you can imagine. 


    Kenneth says, him and his wonderful wife Diann have 2 daughters, 1 granddaughter and 1 grandson. He enjoys horseback riding, fishing, hunting and working with teens at First Nazarene Church in Lufkin for the past 15 years.

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  • Donna Hall, Warranty Assistant
    936-632-6611

    Donna has been with Al Meyer Ford for a little over a year. She is our Warranty Assistant and puts her technology background expertise to use every day.

    Her hobbies include genealogy, kayaking, camping, spending time with friends and family.

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  • Chris Stover, Service Technician

    Chris has been working on some type of engine every since he can remember. At 8 years old he worked at his Grandfathers lawnmower shop and started working on cars at 16. He was a Jet Engine Mechanic and worked on a F-18 Hornet while he was in the Marines and is a Desert Storm and Desert Shield Veteran. He is a Senior Master Technician with 24 years total experience at an automotive dealership and 22 years right here at Al Meyer Ford.


    Chris is happily married and they have a 14 year old son. They enjoy hunting, Harley motorcycle riding, fishing and he is a 6 generation Cowboy.

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  • Casey Jones, Service Technician

    Casey has worked with accessories for 14 years and he brought his experience with him almost a year ago.


    He enjoys spending time with his family when he is away from work.

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  • TD Black, Service Technician

    TD has been in the automotive industry for 3 years and eight months with us here at Al Meyer Ford.


    When he has free time he enjoys horseback riding.

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  • Mike Green, Service Tehcnician

    Mike is a veteran in the Automotive industry he has been repairing vehicles for 36 years an we are proud to say he has been with Al Meyer Ford for 9 of those years.


    When he does get away for work, Mike enjoys fishing. 

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  • Terry Hayter, Service Technician

    Terry is not new to repairing vehicles at all he has been working on vehicles for 28 years and he has been a part of the Al Meyer Ford Family for 16 of those years.


    On he time off he enjoys his family, building race cars and going to race car events.

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  • Jerry Black, Service Technician

    Jerry is very familiar working on vehicles, in fact 26 years familiar.

    Although he has only been with Al Meyer Ford of a short time we welcome him to our family and look forward to a long relationship.

    When he gets to get away from work, fishing seems to been his hobby.

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  • Robert Snodgrass, Service Technician

    Robert has three years experience working on vehicles and Al Meyer Ford is proud to have him on our team.


    On his spare time he enjoys spending time with his wife and son.

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  • Vikki Weeks, Parts Manager
    936-632-6611

    Vikki has been in the automotive Industry for 15 years and with Al Meyer Ford for 7 years.
    She loves to draw, paint and spend time outdoors hunting, fishing or sitting around the campfire with good friends and family. Her number one accomplishments is being Married for 32 years, being a Mom and Ganny.

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  • Mark Zieschang, Back Parts Counter
    936-632-6611

    Mark joined Al Meyer Ford in June of 2016, he is a native of East Texas and he attended Hudson High School. He graduated for the UT of Arlington with a BS in Economics and a BBA in International Business. In his off time he enjoys riding his motorcycle and spending time with his family and friends.

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  • Jason Pitts, Front Parts Counter
    936-632-6611


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  • Bobby Derrow, Parts Warehouse

    Bobby has worked on and been around Ford cars and trucks since he has been driving. He grew up with his Grandparents and Parents driving Ford's, so of course Bobby and his kids followed their footsteps. He has been trained in team building, being proactive and productive with time management and safety.

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  • Sarakay Richey, Cashier
    936-632-6611

    Sarah has been in Customer Service for almost 10 years, so she comes to Al Meyer Ford with great experience.

    Sarah says she loves being a Momma to her beautiful little Diva. Outside of work she enjoys fishing, exploring new places and spending time with family and friends.


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  • Jesse Hale, Body Shop & Wrecker Manager
    936-632-6611/ 936-699-2004

    Jesse has 43 years of Body Shop experience and 15 years of that with Al Meyer Ford.

    His hobbies consist of restoring cars and customizing motorcycles.

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  • Roxie Little, Office Manager
    936-632-6611

    Roxie has been in the automotive industry since 1982, she moved from Jasper, TX in 1992 and brought her 10 years automotive bookkeeping experience to Al Meyer Ford. Today she oversees Al Meyer Ford's accounting office with ease.


    She has been married 10 years and they currently have 7 four legged children and 6 of them are rescued! Her and Ricky will be dog lovers to the end and they have rescued many dogs over the years. Roxie also holds two auctions a year and all the proceeds go towards East Texas Paws Inc., a no kill shelter. 

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  • Michelle Archer, AP/AR
    936-632-6611

    Michelle has been with Al Meyer Ford for 10 years.

    She has two children, ages 12 and 23, and three grandchildren. Michelle says she enjoys helping her son with his homework and playing with the Grandkids and when she has time they enjoy going to the movies, museums and local Fairs and Festivals.

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  • Laurie Gabehart, Title Clerk
    936-632-6611

    Laurie has a combined total of 21 years experience in vehicle titling & registration. 5 1/2 years at Angelina County Tax Office and the other 15 1/2 at Al Meyer Ford.


    Laurie's hobbies include camping at the lake or beach with her husband, riding wave runners and gardening. Her plants and flowers are her heart and soul. She says she is blessed to have her Moma's green thumb. Her favorite season is summer because she loves outdoors in the sunshine and fresh air.

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