Staff


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  • Warren Paugh
    Dealer Principal


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  • Riley Thompson
    General Sales Manager
    410-461-7000

    Riley brings over a decade of automotive experience to the Norris Automotive Group. He is a certified NSX Specialist and an Acura Precision Team Award winner. He has worked in nearly every capacity of the dealership and spanned the East coast from his hometown of New Orleans all the way up to New York City.  He met his wife in New Orleans during the post-Katrina recovery efforts and currently resides in historic Ellicott City with their two children.  He is a passionate Saints fan and goes to one away game a year with his father on a quest to visit each of the NFL stadiums across the country.  He looks forward to serving you and your family by ensuring a respectful, smooth and enjoyable car buying experience.

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  • Chase Waganer
    Sales and Leasing Consultant
    410-461-7000

    Chase Waganer is currently a student at Towson University working towards a degree in Accounting. His goal is to make each Norris Acura customer as comfortable as possible, and to provide them with the most fluid and seamless experience. In his downtime, Chase enjoys traveling to different countries, as well as playing golf and basketball. He also cheers on the Pittsburgh Steelers when the season rolls around. 

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  • Chris Watson
    Sales/Leasing Consultant
    (443) 574-1232

    Chris has spent the last 22 years doing what he loves: building and maintaining long-term relationships with clients while sharing his expertise and knowledge of all Acura products to ensure a pure satisfaction during every driving experience. As a proud native of Philadelphia and Morgan State alum, attention to detail, responsiveness and excellence are all qualities Chris brings to each client interaction. You can call or text this Council of Sales Excellence Acura Gold Master Award winner and NSX Specialist Sales Consultant today. Driving a top-performance vehicle begins with a top-performing sales consultant!

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  • Donnell Newton
    Sales/Leasing Consultant
    (443) 574-1233

    Silver Member - Acura Council of Sales Excellence

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  • Jordon Bates
    Sales and Leasing Consultant
    410-461-7000

    Jordan has always had a passion for automobiles, starting with his racing career at the young age of 13. Now 15 years later, he is able to use his knowledge and experience on and off the track to provide clients with the best technical support possible, which in turn can help make a purchase worry free. Thank you for choosing Norris Acura, and Jordan looks forward to helping you! 

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  • Michael White
    Sales/ Leasing Consultant

    Michael has been with the Norris Auto Group since 2014. Prior to that, he was a Service Writer for Towson Ford, and before that, worked as a Customer Service, Sales and Retention Manager at Comcast Cable for 30 years. In his free time, he enjoys cooking, spending time with family and riding his motorcycle!

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  • Steven Cruz
    Sales Consultant
    410-461-7000

    Steven Cruz has been selling since he started to crawl, so he's well-versed in providing great customer service. He's committed to helping customers get in the right vehicle for them, no matter their situation. Steven also speaks Spanish, so he's available to help our Hispanic community as well. When he's not working, he enjoys playing basketball and soccer. He also enjoys delicious smoothies from Tropical Smoothie Café!

    Mi nombre es Steven Cruz, soy Peruano y llevo tres anos vendiendo carros. Ayudando a la comunidad hispana para el area del DMV.

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  • Larry Snyder
    Sales & Leasing Consultant


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  • Rob Squibb
    Service Manager
    (443) 574-1243


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  • Spencer Sears
    Accelerated Service Consultant


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  • Val Casuso
    Service Advisor
    (443) 574-1249


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  • Devin Dargan
    Service Consultant
    410-461-7000


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  • Anishia Mills
    Service Advisor
    (410) 461-7000


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  • Zachry Brinker
    Accelerated Service Consultant
    410-461-7000


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  • Ron Speert
    Finance Manager

    Ron has 25 years of automotive financing experience, with a specialty in challenged credit. He's dedicated to helping customers get into the car they want, no matter their situation. In his spare time, he enjoys being with his wife, children and grandchildren. He also likes playing golf and going to Ravens games, especially since he is an original Ravens season ticketholder! 

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  • Garvey Nushann
    Finance Manager
    (443) 574-1229

    Garvey has been in the automotive industry for 12 years, all of which were spent with Norris Automotive Group. He was born in Liberia and has been living in the U.S. since 1995. He met his wife at University of Maryland College Park, and they got married in December 2014. Their family, which includes their Pomeranian named Jojo, grew when their daughter, Aspen, was born in June 2017. In his spare time, Garvey loves spending time with family, biking and watching Ravens and Terps games.

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  • Bill Sauter
    Parts Manager


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  • Jason Shephard
    Parts Counterperson


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