Meet the Garlitch Ford CDJR Team

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Owner - CEO

Mike Garlitch

Mike Garlitch has been in the Automotive Retail Industry for over 20 years. He started off as a sales consultant and worked his way up the ladder to Dealership Owner / CEO. He values his small town roots, and is an avid sportsman.  He prides himself in the support he gives to our local community schools and sport programs - as well as local charities. Stop in and say hello - Mike's door is always open to our customers!


Finance Manager

Rob Woolwine
Finance Manager

I have worked as a local automotive financial manager for over 20 years. I have always enjoyed helping customers, explaining their options, and making the process as smooth and easy as possible. We strive to get our customers the very best interest rate possible, and offer the best protection plans for their investment. I look forward to working with you.


Sales Manager

Bill Battin
New & Used Sales Manager

I graduated from Columbus East High School in 1979, married my high school sweetheart in 1980. We have been blessed with 4 boys and 7 grandchildren. I cherish every moment with my family. I have been in sales and management for well over 35 years. I look forward to servicing our customers and offering the best possible car buying experience. Stop in and say hello!


Our Sales Team

Penny Noe
Sales Consultant

I was born and raised in Columbus, IN. I have been in the Automotive Industry for almost 20 years now. My husband and I are proud parents of four children. We also have 11 grandchildren! Contact me for all your automotive needs and questions. I look forward to helping with your next vehicle purchase.

Casey Barton
Sales Consultant

It's been a great 2 years serving  as your Automotive Sales Expert at Garlitch Ford CDJR. Outside of work I enjoy spending time with my family, playing Indiana's great golf courses,  local events,  fishing and enjoying the great outdoors. I'm very appreciative of your loyalty, and look forward to being your Automotive Sales Expert!

Colson Leach
Sales Consultant

I want to send out a welcome to all of my previous customers, as well as anyone in our community in the market for a vehicle. Stop in and see me today!

Brian Ratliff
Sales Consultant


Service and Parts Department Manager

Denver Graves
Service and Parts Department Manager

Hi, My name is Denver Graves. I have lived in Jennings / Jefferson county most of my life. I have been in the Automotive Service Industry for 32 years. I look forward to taking care of all of your automotive service needs.


Service and Parts Department

Anthony Sweaney
Service and Parts Adviser

Hello from Anthony here at Garlitch Ford CDJR.  I am your friendly Service Writer and Parts Adviser!  I take pride in my work, and strive to provide the best service possible.  Call in and ask for me to schedule your next service appointment, or automotive parts needs!  I have been married for 10 years to my lovely wife Kristi.  We are proud parents of a little boy, Anderson.