KIA Family Staff

Click on one of the people below to find out more information.


Roger Johnson
General Manager/ Managing Partner

Roger hails from Seattle Washington, He has moved to Grand Junction after running the #1 Volume KIA dealership in Washington State.  His goal is to redirect and Make Grand West Kia the Number 1 Volume Kia Retailer in Colorado.



Michael S Levins
Brand Specialist

Michael has come to us from Delta. Michael has over 7 years in the automotive sales and finance business. Michael is well versed in overcoming obstacles for his customers to ensure that they get the best value, and the best fit for them. Michael is easy to talk to and  fun to work with. If you are looking for a great experience, with no pressure or hassle Michael is the salesperson for you. 

Dick Lockyer
Brand Specialist

Mr. Lockyer is a seasoned professional with over 25 years in the automotive business. Mr. Lockyer is a great asset to our company and to our valued customers. Mr. Lockyer truly enjoys helping customers get into the right vehicle for the right price, and the best fit. The most enjoyable experience with Mr. Lockyer is the in-depth conversations that are both entertaining, and enlightening. For a great experience, don't wait to contact Mr. Lockyer today. 

Dylan White
Sales Consultant

Dylan is new to our dealership, and to vehicle sales. He was born and raised in Grand Junction. Dylan is very approachable and easy to speak with. Fun loving, and energetic; Dylan is always eager to provide the best assistance and atmosphere to our customers.

Trevaugh Fore
Sales consultant

Trevaughn is one of our newest employees, and has presented a powerful impact to customer satisfaction. Trevaughn is very easy to talk to, attentive, and laid-back. Trevaughn has successfully been able to cultivate a relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere for our customers.  

Justin Crutchfield
Sales Consultant

Justin came to us from Texas, and we are privileged to have him. Justin has a way of connecting with customers that really places a comfortable environment. Justin is easy to talk to, and has proven abilities to find just the right vehicle fit for our customers. For a great experience and fun conversations; Justin is the one to speak to. 

Mike Utt
Sales Manager

Michael Utt is our longest tenure salesperson. Mike is very energetic and fun to work with from any standpoint. Mike has been in vehicle sales for over 10 years and is a true professional. What ever the credit need, vehicle preference, or specific desire is Mike has the experience and knowledge to get you in the vehicle that fits you and your budget best the first time. 



Katie Johnson
Sales and Finance Manager

Katie has one mission and that is to get you the best terms available for your personal situation.  We have over 30 Lenders to chose from in order to serve you best.



Chad Medina
Service Writer
(970) 248-0800

Chad comes to us from the Seattle area with his lovely wife Whitney, and two little girls Keely and Kirra. Chad has been in automotive for over 4 years and brings a wealth of experience to the table. Chad is excellent at explaining service needs, concerns, and resolutions to our customers over the past several months. His knowledge of customer needs, and automotive experience are a great addition to our team here at Grand West Kia Service. 

Master ASE Certified Tech


Mitch is a PHD and in training to be a parts manager.



Cheyenne Tlector
Parts Manager
(970) 248-0800

Cheyenne has been with us a little over a year, and has worked successfully as a Service Writer, and has now moved up to be our Parts Manager. Cheyenne brings a lot to the table with over 8 years of automotive experience, and over 4 years of automotive schooling. Cheyenne is relaxed and fun to work with; her demeanor and positive approach to her work makes for a great addition to our team.



Mike Tweedy
Office Manager
(970) 248-0800

Michael Tweedy..... um....

Heather Dedduang
Accounts Payable

Heather has been with us for a little over two years. Heather is currently our Title Clerk, and her main focus is to ensure that all DMV paperwork is always accurate, and as seamless as possible for our customers. Heather has demonstrated a great understanding of Colorado DMV regulations. As a valued employee; Heather has amazing performance in ensuring our customers are well taken care of.