Hunter Nissan Staff | Hendersonville NC | Serving Asheville, Waynesville & Spartanburg

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Executive Team

Tom Hunter
President and CEO - Hunter Corporation

Tom Hunter graduated from Davidson College in 1993 with a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics. He then worked for a startup joint-venture between MidSouth Financial and Centura Bank. After several promotions culminating in Vice President, Mr. Hunter was selected to attend UNC's Kenan-Flager Business School and graduated with honors in 1999. Upon graduation, Mr. Hunter worked as a mergers and acquisitions associate for Brookwood Associates, LLC, an investment bank in Charlotte, NC. In 2002, he joined his family's company, Hunter Corporation, Inc. While attending NADA's Dealer Academy, Mr. Hunter worked at all positions within the dealership, from parts counter, sales to sales manager. He is currently the President and Chief Executive Officer of Hunter Corporation.

Randy Hunter
Chairman-Hunter Corporation

Randy Hunter graduated from East Carolina University in 1984 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. In September of 1984 he began his career with Hunter Corporation, Inc. Randy has worked in all departments and has held practically every position at both dealerships, including sales representative, service writer, finance manager, new and used car manager and general sales manager. He has garnered many sales awards from Chevrolet's Legion of Sales leaders and the Truck Honor Club. In 1998 he was promoted to General Manager of Hunter Nissan Lincoln Mercury. The dealership has earned several awards, including Nissan's prestigious Award of Merit. He is currently serving as the Chairman and Visionary of Hunter Corporation.

Tim Walters

Tim graduated from Indiana University in 1987 with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. He then began a career as CFO at LCD, Inc., where he oversaw substantial growth. He went on to become Controller and COO at Penske Automotive Group, where he proactively participated in returning the dealership to profitability by the end of the year. Following this success, Tim moved to Bill Heard Enterprises as Controller & Platform Controller, where he was able to achieve the highest net profits the platform had ever experienced. Similarly, at Prebul Enterprises, Tim was directly responsible for returning the organization to profitability within 8 months. Tim is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of Georgia Society of CPA's. He is currently COO for the Hunter stores.


Sales Manager

Brian Bulis
Sales Manager



Kerri Worley
Sales Consultant

Chase Griffin
Sales Consultant

Shawn Parsley
Sales Consultant

Dylan Carter
Sales Consultant

Dylan was born and raised in Asheville, NC. He was a Cavalry Scout in the Army and has been in the automotive industry for the past few years. In his time off, Dylan enjoys spending time with his Plott Hound/Pitbull mix named Liberty Belle. He also enjoys working on his personal vehicles, hiking with Liberty, watching football, and going on adventures with his Jeep crew. 

Jason Apicerno
Sales Consultant



Chris Lyda
Service Manager

Chris has over 17 years in the Automotive industry, with an Associates degree in Auto Tech from A-B Tech. A local enthusiast of camping, fishing and motorcycle riding; Chris was born and raised in the Western North Carolina Area.

Kassie Barnwell
Service Consultant

Nate Dols
Service Consultant



Ben Baxley
Parts Manager

Matt Chevalier
Parts Consultant


BDC Manager

Scott Laffin
BDC Manager/Customer Service



Jennifer Heaton
(828) 697-2222

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