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  • Brady Berg
    General Manager

    Brady joined Mills in October 2017 as a sales assistant, then was promoted to sales consultant in March 2018 and General Manager in April 2021. He previously worked at Cash Wise Liquor in St. Cloud, and Mills Fleet Farm in Baxter. Brady lives on Big Kandiyohi Lake.  He is originally from Clements in southwestern Minnesota and a graduate of neighboring Springfield High School. He is also a graduate of Central Lakes College, Brainerd, with a degree in accounting. Outside of work, Brady enjoys fishing and golf.

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  • Evan Silver
    New Vehicle Sales Manager

    Originally from North Branch, Minnesota, Evan joined the Mills team in 2020 having 5 years prior experience working in the automotive field.  With his vocational interest clearly "cars and only cars" for some time, Evan dedicated himself to training, earning RAM, Jeep®, MOPAR and UConnect® Expert certification, as well as Commercially Certified by FCA (Fiat Chrysler Automobiles).  A Willmar resident, when he's not working Evan enjoys exploring the surrounding Willmar Lakes Area abundant lakes and trails.  "I like to ride snowmobile, hunt and fish" he said.

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  • Naomi Garcia
    Finance Manager


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  • Brent Kahout
    Service Manager

    Brent joined Mills in 2002 as an oil change technician during his first year in the automotive technology program at Ridgewater College, Willmar. After graduating from Ridgewater in 2003, Brent moved to the main shop as a service technician. He is now a Senior Master Technician certified through Ford Motor Co. Before Ridgewater he was home-schooled from kindergarten through the 12th grade. He also worked at Seneca Foods, Glencoe, having started as a machinery operator and leaving as a field crew lead man. Brent was a welder at Beaver Creek Transport, and earned a CDL to drive truck there. A native of Olivia where he continues to live, Brent loves to travel, and enjoys hunting, fishing and trips on his Harley.

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  • Tom Holmquist
    Sales and Leasing Consultant

    Tom has worked at the dealership since March of 1983. He started out cleaning cars then eventually was the manager of the Reconditioning Center. In November of 1998 he started his sales career. Tom and his wife Sue have a son Jayden. Tom enjoys fishing and golfing, but most of all spending time with his family.

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  • Alroy Mahlum
    Sales and Leasing Consultant

    With an automotive sales career that started in 1987, Alroy joined Mills in 2012 after working in Olivia, Granite Falls and Montevideo. He has two daughters, Sofia, and Julie. Originally from Sacred Heart, Alroy is a graduate of Renville-Sacred Heart High School and was a student in sales/marketing at Granite Falls Technical College. Outside of work, he enjoys gardening, family outings and horses.

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  • Landon Mitteness
    Sales and Leasing Consultant


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  • Aris Horgan
    Sales and Leasing Consultant

    Aris started with Mills in 2021 and the fit was natural from the beginning.  "I've been working around cars ever since I've been in high school," he explains with a smile.  Prior to joining the Mills team Aris served as head of a crew installing Fiber Optic cable, and other previous work experience ranged from construction to retail, where his friendly personality and customer service skills truly shine through.  Aris grew up in northern Minnesota (Bemidji area), attending Pequot Lakes and later Bagley High School.  He currently lives in Willmar with his girlfriend Ashton and his dog Finnley.  When he's not working Aris enjoys taking to the open road riding motorcycle and relaxing.

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  • Taylor Freitag
    Service Advisor

    Taylor started with Mills in 2019, with automotive service experience dating back to early 2015.  Prior to joining the Mills team he spent some time as a Lube Tech at Walt's Oil Change, with other endeavors including carpentry and some time spent working as a cook.  Born and raised in Willmar and a true Vikings fan, Taylor is a big fan of NFL and fantasy football.  When he's not working he enjoys spending time with friends and family.  A cheerful part of the Mills service team, Taylor is always quick to offer "good morning" and/or "have a great day" with a friendly smile to everyone he encounters.

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