Meet Our Staff

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

  • Justin Helmick
    New Car Manager

    Get to know Justin

    Justin is a Colorado native who lives in Erie. He loves the weather here and all the fun outdoor activities that he gets to enjoy with his family. He's been married for 15 years and has 3 young sons. When not at work, Justin likes to ride ATVs and snow mobiles. Justin is also an experienced pyro technician and puts on amazing firework shows in his community during the 4th of July. He has been in the automotive industry for 22 years and 19 of them with Dealer Principal/Owner Jeff Baca. His favorite part of his job is taking care of customers and making the impossible happen!

  • Ted Vaughan
    General Sales Manager

  • Keali Bookout
    Finance Director

    Keali is from Texas, raised in Germany. Came back to the States when she was 16. Keali started in the car business when she was 17 years old as a receptionist and worked her way up. Keali is a mother of two lovely kids.

  • Alli Federico

  • Ryan
    sales professional

    Get to know Ryan

    Ryan moved to Golden in 2013 from Kansas City, MO. He wanted to live in a place where he could snowboard. hike, camp, and do river rafting. Ryan has two rescue dogs, Nershi and Jasper who love to hike and swim.

    Ryan was raised by his Mother and Grandparents so he feels most comfortable in a family ran business setting. He enjoys helping people and likes to have fun at work and in his free time. Ryan also enjoys listening to a variety of music and loves going to live concerts. A few of his favorite places in Colorado are Breckenridge Mountain and the Strawberry Hot Springs.

  • Ethan
    Sales Professional

    Ethan came to Colorado in 2011 from a small farming community in North Dakota. He is married with 3 beautiful children and he likes to travel, help people and laugh. They call him a social butterfly and he lives by one motto, "Take care of your people and your people will take care of you." Don't be shy come by and say hi.

  • Mike
    Sales Professional

    Get to know Mike

    Mike moved out to Colorado 2 years ago from a small town in West Central Illinois. He got into the auto industry a little over a year ago. When not helping his customers find their dream cars he enjoys hiking in the great outdoors, mountain biking, or riding his motorcycle.

  • Zach
    Sales Professional

    Zach is a transplant from Scottsdale and Los Angeles looking to escape the heat and crowds for the ski slopes and Boulders gorgeous outdoor lifestyle.  Zach has a background in finance and insurance but it's his passion to build relationships and work one on one with his clients that brought him to Boulder Hyundai.  Give him a call or come on in and let's find your new Hyundai today! 

  • Adam
    Sales Professional

    I was born in Michigan and raised in Parker, Colorado.  I attended both CU Boulder and UNC Greeley studying Criminal Justice but fell into selling cars randomly after being a long time bartender. Selling cars is a passion of mine and I truly love my job and the people I meet doing it.  I am also a father of a young son and was recently married in October 2017.  I'm a huge sports fan as well, Go Blue!

  • Shantelle
    Sales Professional

    Shantelle grew up in Black Hawk. She has worked at the Casinos for many years and is excited to sell cars and meet new people. Shantelle is the mother of a beautiful 2 year old little girl.

  • Melissa
    Service Writer

  • LORI
    Customer service rep

    Lori Robinson

    Customer Care

    A native of Michigan, Lori has lived in Boulder since 2011. She loves Boulder for its amazing mountain parks, friendly neighbors and unsurpassed local businesses. If you're ever at Boulder Hyundai and need assistance with concerns about your vehicle, Lori will happily help you find the person with the solution.