1178 East Highway 36
Directions Maplewood, MN 55109

  • Studio: (888) 507-3768
  • Service: (888) 702-1893
  • Parts: (888) 715-2040

Staff Directory

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  • Steve Kokaisel
    Parts Manager

    Steve has been working at Schmelz Countryside since 2004. Steve got his first car when he was just 11 years old.

  • Marcus Haus
    Finance Manager

    Marcus has been working for Schmelz Countryside since 2016.

  • Patric Von Drashek

  • Mike Fries

    Mike has been with Schmelz Countryside since 2014. His favorite car is the 1970 Chevelle SS 454. 

  • Colin Atkinson

    Colin has been working for Schmelz Countryside since 2015. He enjoys working in the presence of such wonderful Italian sports cars with incredible heritage. He loves to talk with customers about his appreciation for Alfa Romeo and the unique characteristics the company and its products hold. Colin's favorite Alfa Romeo is the Giulia Quadrifoglio, but he is also a fan of the black 4C Coupe. His favorite FIAT is the special edition Prima Edizione 124 Spider.

  • Kerry Brabbit
    Service Advisor

    Kerry has been with Schmelz Countryside since 2015. She enjoys working with people, especially the customers at the dealership.

  • JR Bakken

    JR has been with Schmelz Countryside since 1991. His favorite car is the Golf R32.

  • Keith N.
    Service Apprentice

    Keith has been working for Schmelz Countryside since 2013. His favorite car is the 1969 Camaro.

  • Christine Bakken

    Christine has been with Schmelz Countryside since 2004. She is the mother of 2 young kids, so that keeps her on her toes when she's not here at the dealership. Christine loves working with people and guiding them to the right vehicle. She has background and experience with Volkswagen as well as Saab.


Meet our Staff near St. Paul, MN

Located near St. Paul MN, Schmelz Countryside FIAT takes your satisfaction very seriously. That's why our knowledgeable staff is committed to providing all our customers from Minneapolis to Woodbury with the very best in automotive service. Whether you're in the market for a new car or used vehicle or if you're looking for reliable auto service and parts, our friendly staff is here to answer all your questions. So give us a call or come visit our St. Paul, MN FIAT dealership for an automotive experience you'll never forget!


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Financing a New FIAT near St. Paul, MN

From low rate auto loans to low monthly lease payments, the professionals at our St. Paul, MN auto finance center can help you get into the perfect FIAT for your budget. If you'd like to get pre-approved today, fill out our secure online auto finance application now. It only takes a few minutes, and your information will never be shared with anyone but our trusted finance center staff.