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  • Bret Younkin

    Bret has 30 years experience in the automotive industry and is a Ford certified master sales consultant. After spending his childhood on a ranch in the Sandhills of Nebraska, Bret attended the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. Bret's love for the Sandhills region brought him back to Ainsworth where he served as a sales rep for Ainsworth Motors for 10 years. In 1997, Bret acquired the dealership and has held the position of President/Owner since that time. Bret is married to Julie and they have four children and six granddaughters.

  • Jan Buoy
    Business Manager

    Jan Buoy has been managing all administrative functions at Ainsworth Motors for the past 16 years. Jan has brought a wealth of knowledge in accounting and office procedures into the dealership to help create an efficient and well organized office for our staff and customers. Jan and her husband Merv live in Bassett Nebraska. They spend most of their free time with their two grown children, Trent and Misty and their spouses and grandchildren.

  • Reg Pischel
    General Manager

    With nearly 44 years of experience at Ainsworth Motors - Reg Pischel is our "go to" guy for all things parts and service. Reg is responsible for the overall planning and operating of the parts and service department. His working knowledge of the automotive industry is unsurpassed and it shows in the customer service satisfaction our customers receive from working with him. Reg has earned Ford's master certification in service management. He is also certified in parts management and new vehicle inventory.

  • Cam Palmer
    Body Shop Manager

    Cam is an Ainsworth native. He has been with Ainsworth Motors for over a decade. He manages all facets of the Ainsworth Motors body shop. He is a Ford master certified body shop manager. Cam is married to Danielle and they have two children.

  • Jim Brown
    Service Technician

    Jim has worked for Ainsworth Motors for 10 years. Jim graduated from the GM trade school in Fort Collins, CO. He also has several certification for Chevrolet and Ford technical training. Jim has 3 kids, Dillon, Blake & Chase.


  • James Worden
    Service Technician

    James graduated from Ainsworth Community Schools and continued his education by attending and graduating from Southeast Community College, Milford, NE in October 2016. At SCC, James got his Associates Degree in Applied Science towards Automotive Technology under the Ford ASSET Program. Some of the areas that James is certified through Ford are advanced electronics, brakes, transmission/drive trains, diesel engine repair & performance, gasoline engine repair & performance, steering /suspension and climate control. When James is not at work, he enjoys watching football and motor cross.

  • Knic Fernau
    Parts Manager

    Knic is originally from the Norfolk area. He is married and has four beautiful children. He is actively involved with youth baseball and coaches as well as volunteers with various youth activities.  Knic brings 6 years of Corporate Management and Customer Service to our establishment.

  • Jill Ganser
    Admin Assistant

    Jill Ganser is our Internet Manager and Admin for Ainsworth Motors Inc. She is responsible for our websites, and and takes care of our Facebook page. She also works in the bookkeeping department and helps out answering the phones at the dealership. Jill has three children, Delaney, Meshayla and Carsten. Jill enjoys traveling, antiquing and spending time with her family.

  • Cody Johnson

    Cody joined our team in 2017. Cody has two daughters and in his spare time he likes to play pool, sports, range shooting and draw.

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