Meet the Key Acura Team

Our friendly and knowledgeable staff is here to ensure nothing short of a superb customer experience.


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

Management

Patrick Smith
General Sales Manager
603-319-0401

Hobbies/Activities : Exercise, Basketball, Family, Dog Owner


Family: Nikki (Wife), Ayla (Daughter, 8), Bryson (Son, 2 months), Cole (Black Lab)

Fun Fact: Was once NESN Fan of the Game at a Bruins game and was interviewed by Eric Frede on live TV

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Amanda Wickert
Fixed Operations Director
603.319.0429

How long have you been with Key Auto Group?

- 4 years

What job roles have you held with Key Auto Group?
- Service Advisor and Service and Parts Director

What's a "fun-fact" that not many people know about you?
- Growing up my idol was John Force.  I wanted nothing more than to be a funny car drag racer.

Hobbies or activities
- During my free time I mostly love traveling and exploring.  Favorite places are Nantucket, Florida and Mexico (anywhere with water!).  I also love cooking, gardening and finding new ways to make memories with my daughter. 

Family members and/or pets
- I have a fourteen year old daughter named Alayna and we recently welcomed the cutest Collie puppy you ever did see into our home named Piper.  Stop in to say hi and I'll proudly show you pictures of both!

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Sales

Rawle Samuel
Sales Consultant
603.319.0463


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John Rydin
Sales Consultant
603.319.0483


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Tyler Plumer
Sales Consultant
603.319.0187


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Service

Kenny Mitchell
Service Advisor
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How long have you been with Key Auto Group?

- 2 years

What job roles have you held with Key Auto Group?
- Technician and Service Advisor

What's a "fun-fact" that not many people know about you?
- I once played a hockey game for my league in the TD Bank Bruins rink.

Hobbies or activities
- Skateboarding, snowboarding, bowling, shooting pool, going to the movies and firing range.  i also love going to the beach, cooking and chopping wood!

Family members and/or pets
- I have a cat named Fynnigan.  The most important people in my life are my mom and dad, my sister and my niece.  

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Mark Turner
Service Advisor
603.319.0474

How long have you been with Key Auto Group?

- 2 years

What job roles have you held with Key Auto Group?
- Service Advisor

What's a "fun-fact" that not many people know about you?
- I'm known for pulling practical jokes on my family and friends.

Hobbies or activities
- Crossfit, mountain biking, white water rafting.  I also enjoy using my free time volunteering and feeding the homeless.  

Family members and/or pets
- I am married to my beautiful wife, Christine and we share a blended family.  

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Tim Oliver
Acura Master Technician
888-682-3564

How long have you been with Key Auto Group?

- 30 years

What job roles have you held with Key Auto Group?
- ASE and Acura Master Technician, Shop Foreman

What's a "fun-fact" that not many people know about you?
- I started my automotive training while still in high school.  I also achieved Acura Top Tech in our zone in 2014.

Hobbies or activities
- I enjoy fishing, football and Nascar.  I am also a big fan of hot rods and classic cars. 

Family members and/or pets
- I was born and raised in the Portsmouth area and have been married since 1994.  We have 3 children, three cats and a super awesome dog. 

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Brian Weed
Acura Certified Technician
888-682-3564

How long have you been with Key Auto Group?

- 17 years

What job roles have you held with Key Auto Group?
- Technician

What's a "fun-fact" that not many people know about you?
- I ran 30 laps at Daytona Int'l Speedway in a cup car.  

Hobbies or activities
- I enjoy biking, kayaking, snow shoeing, fishing and camping. 

Family members and/or pets

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Kevin Shaw
Acura Certified Technician
888-682-3564


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Joe Hawkins
Acura Certified Technician
888-682-3564

How long have you been with Key Auto Group?

- 1 year

What job roles have you held with Key Auto Group?
- Technician

What's a "fun-fact" that not many people know about you?
- I played electric guitar in a now defunct heavy metal band, called VRIL. 

Hobbies or activities
- I enjoy camping, mud runs and splitting firewood for my cabin.   

Family members and/or pets

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Matt Chesley
Acura Certified Technician

How long have you been with Key Auto Group?

- 7 years

What job roles have you held with Key Auto Group?
- Technician

What's a "fun-fact" that not many people know about you?
- I am allergic to cats but have two and one of them only has three legs.  

Hobbies or activities
- I enjoy ATVing, riding my Harley, camping, RC cars, shooting, going out to eat with my family and Boy Scouts with my son. 

Family members and/or pets
- I am married to my beautiful wife, Cherish and we have one son.  

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Devon Sitterly
Acura Certified Technician

How long have you been with Key Auto Group?

- 1 year

What job roles have you held with Key Auto Group?
- Technician

What's a "fun-fact" that not many people know about you?
- I am an excellent chef.  

Hobbies or activities
- I enjoy riding motorcycles and rebuilding small engines.  

Family members and/or pets
- I have 3 cats, 3 dogs, 2 goats and a horse.

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Erik Scott
Valet
888-682-3564


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Key Acura of Portsmouth's Proud Team of Pros

Here at Key Acura of Portsmouth, our team - from management to our sales associates to our service technicians - excels in customer service, and is tasked with guaranteeing you have a pleasant visit to our Portsmouth, NH showroom and service center. Your complete satisfaction is our number one priority.

Your Acura Experts

Our team members can help answer your questions about our new Acura vehicles, the used vehicles in our inventory, the financing or leasing process, and Acura service and parts.

Get in Touch Today

If you have a question for a staff member, you can click their photo and find their email and phone number. We can't wait to meet you at our Portsmouth dealership and get to know you.