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Executive Management

Charles Burton

Charlie Burton is the 5th Generation owner of the i.g. Burton Auto Dealerships. A Graduate of Roanoke College, Charlie initially did not work in the family business. He pursued a career in the automotive finance and insurance business working for Ryan Associates for several years. One day in the 90s, Charlie got a call asking him to come back and run the family business. Since then, he has taken ownership and expanded the company to what it is today. He is most proud of the growth of his employees. "It's a great feeling knowing you give your employees the opportunities to develop and grow and be successful."

MJ Lofland
Vice President/COO

MJ Lofland has been with the i.g. Burton auto group since 1995. He is the first person in company history to hold co-ownership of an i.g. Burton dealership since the company's establishment in 1908. In 2021, he joined Charlie Burton - President of i.g. Burton Auto Group - in purchasing i.g. Burton of Newark. Over the years has been the Director of First Impressions, Sales Professional, Salesperson, Sales Manager, and General Manager. In 2007 he was promoted to the Operations Management Team as Director of Sales. Today, MJ is the Vice President/Chief Operating Officer of i.g. Burton Auto Group. In his spare time, MJ enjoys hunting and spending time with his family.

Juliana Swinford

Lisa DiVincenzo
Executive Manager

Lisa started her automotive career in 1999 working at a private repair shop where she wore many hats, including receptionist, car washer, parts person, and customer service representative. It was there that her love for the automotive business began. After a few years, she applied for a job at a local dealership and started as the Service Receptionist before becoming a Service Advisor, and then Service Manager. Her love for all things outdoors eventually drew her to the Delaware beach area. In 2008 she joined i.g. Burton as the BMW Service Manager. After working at i.g. Burton BMW for over a decade, she earned the opportunity to be part of the i.g. Burton Auto Group Executive Management team. When away from the dealership, she enjoys spending time with her family, playing with their two dogs, traveling, camping, and paddleboarding.

Bernadette Jasmine
Executive General Manager

Bernadette Jasmine joined the Executive Management Team of i.g. Burton Auto Group in July 2019. She is currently the acting HR Director. Bernadette has over ten years of experience in the automotive industry previously working for General Motors as a District Manager. Prior to the automotive business, she worked for a town government and ran a daycare center. Bernadette enjoys family time on the beach, fishing, and kayaking.

Jaime Parker
Human Resources Manager
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Jaime Parker joined the i.g. Burton team as Human Resources Manager in January 2023. She has two Bachelor's degrees: one in Business and another in Marketing, and she has been working in the HR field since 2016. Jaime is passionate about helping people with their careers - before and after obtaining employment. Jaime has a Daughter, Kendall, and two beloved dogs. In her spare time, she enjoys trips to the beach, running, singing, hunting, and traveling.

Eli Schrock
Service Director - Domestics

Eli started his career with i.g. Burton in 1984 as a service and repair technician.  Over his 20 years as a service technician, he worked on Chevrolet Oldsmobile, Mercedes-Benz, and BMW.  Eli earned the title of Master technician.  In 2004, he became the service manager of the Milford Chevrolet dealership. In 2018, he was promoted to domestic service director. During his 39 years working at i.g. Burton Auto Group, Eli has truly loved assisting our customers and employees.

Caleb Ashley
Parts Director
302-424-3042 x44200

Caleb started with i.g. Burton Auto Group in 2007. Since then, he has held several positions, including Service Porter, Parts Advisor, Parts Manager, and Import Parts Director. He feels that i.g. Burton is a great company to work for because it has helped him grow his love for the automotive industry. Caleb is now Parts Director for all i.g. Burton Auto Group locations. In his time away from work, he likes visiting Delaware beaches with friends and family, touring local breweries, and spending time with his dog.



Kyle Robbins
General Manager

Kyle has been with the i.g. Burton team since 2007. He started his career as a Lot Attendant and has been promoted to many other positions, including Service Porter, Sales Professional, Internet Sales, Internet Sales Director, New Car Sales Manager, and currently the General Manager of the Smyrna Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, and Ram dealership. Away from work, he enjoys spending time with his wife and boys. They enjoy fishing, golfing, riding bikes, and spending time on their boat.

Roger Whitney
Sales Manager
302-653-8521 x38003

Bret Weber
Sales Manager

Bret is originally from Centre County, PA, but grew up with good old Delmarva salt water in his veins. Married to his best friend and the parents of 3 adult children, Bret and his wife can be found bike riding, playing tennis, or just 'jeepin- around' at the beach on his days off.

Laura Schafer
Finance Manager
302-653-8521 x38002



Zach Huk
Sales & Leasing Consultant
302-653-8521 x38004

Owen Bach
Sales & Leasing Consultant
302-653-8521 x38007

Millie Hunt
Sales & Leasing Consultant
302-653-8521 x38008

Robb Gott
Internet Manager
302-653-8521 x38012

Jennifer Fowler
Sales & Leasing Consultant
302-653-8521 x38006

Kyle Longo
Sales & Leasing Consultant
302-653-8521 x38010

Ray Putnam
Sales & Leasing Consultant
302-653-8521 x38012

Tara Riddagh
Sales & Leasing Consultant
302-653-8521 x38000



Kasey Price
Service Advisor

Janice Lucas
Service Advisor
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Tom Lindale
Parts Manager

I have been doing automotive parts now for over 15 years. I am an avid outdoorsman and I enjoying traveling with my family.

Whitney Brittingham
Parts Advisor
302-653-8521 x38201