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Warren Paugh
Dealer Principal

Riley Thompson
General Sales Manager

Riley brings over a decade of automotive experience to Acura of Ellicott City. 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 three 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.

Doug Killian
Sales Manager

Jordan Bates
Sales Manager
410-461-7000 ext. 1266

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 Acura of Ellicott City, and Jordan looks forward to helping you!

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!

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

Silver Member - Acura Council of Sales Excellence

Larry Snyder
Sales & Leasing Consultant

Larry has over 3 decades in the automobile industry, both in management and sales. He tries to make every customer feel as comfortable as possible by offering a seamless buying experience.

Damon Braxton
Sales Consultant

Ji Kim
Sales Consultant

Ji has lived in and has grown up in the Baltimore area for over 30 years, and he has spent the last 10+ years in the automotive industry. He enjoys spending his spare time with friends, watching movies and attending sporting events to support his local Baltimore Ravens and Orioles. As this is a difficult time for him to enjoy his hobbies, come see Ji at Acura of Ellicott City where he is eager to help his customer get into the car of their dreams!

Morgan Wales
Sales Consultant



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!

Paul Won
Finance Manager



Bill Sauter
Parts Manager

Scott Dorsey
Parts Counterperson

Rob Poland
Parts Counterperson



Rob Squibb
Service Manager
(443) 574-1243

Anishia Mills
Service Advisor
(410) 461-7000

Dawn Taylor
Service Advisor

Dylan Smith
Service Advisor