Subaru

Jim Burke Subaru

1301 5th Avenue North ,
Directions Birmingham, AL 35203

  • Sales: (888) 703-2709
  • Service: (888) 703-0448
  • Parts: (888) 747-1569
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Staff


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  • Shaun Yan
    General Manager
    205-278-4195


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  • Wallace Lovelady
    Finance Manager
    205-278-4850


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  • Mike Logsdon
    Sales and Leasing Consultant


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  • Stan Dickinson
    Sales and Leasing Consultant


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  • Skip Luck
    Sales and Leasing Consultant


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  • Sam Stewart
    Sales and Leasing Consultant
    (205) 278-4972

    Of all of our salespeople, Sam has spent the most time at Jim Burke. He has over twenty years with us since starting in the late 1960s. In that time, Sam has been a used car manager, sales manager, and fleet manager, so he definitely knows his way around the business. His entire working life has been in the automotive industry, but when he finds free time, he enjoys cooking and riding motorcycles.

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  • Anthony Harris
    Sales and Leasing Consultant
    (205)278-4848


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  • Timberley Green
    Sales and Leasing Consultant


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  • Max Kendrick
    Sales and Leasing Consultant
    2025-278-4962


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  • Rusty Pickle
    Service Manager
    (205) 278-4946

    Rusty took a job at a car dealership thirty-seven years ago at age sixteen. He spent six years as an automotive technician before he started working at Jim Burke as a service advisor, where he has since become our Service Manager.

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  • Danny Parker
    Shop Manager


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  • Eddie Hicks
    Service Advisor
    (205) 278-5984

    Eddie is one of our service advisers, making him an integral part of getting you in and out of the service lane fully satisfied. Having worked for Jim Burke Subaru for over five years, Eddie Hicks began in March of 1995 while still in high school. When he's not at work, he spends time with his family.

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  • Jordan Cook
    Service Advisor
    (205) 278-5955

    Our service adviser, Jordan Cook is a Birmingham native. He's only been with us for a few months, but it an important part of our service department team. Prior to working in the automotive industry, he worked in a warehouse. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, especially his daughter.

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  • John Cruse
    Service Advisor


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  • Tom Shults
    Technician
    (205) 278-5908

    Tom came to Birmingham from Tuscumbia, Alabama. Early on Tom had a variety of different jobs including food service and janitorial positions before finally settling in the automotive service industry. He has been with Jim Burke Subaru and a Subaru Master Technician for over 25 year and is now one of our lead Subaru service technicians. His attention to detail and diagnostic skills are second to none!  

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  • Dino Edwards
    Technician

    Moving to Birmingham from New York in 1994, Dino worked in business administration before coming to work here at Jim Burke. He is a hard worker who has been with us here at Jim Burke Automotive for almost five years. When he is not at work, he enjoys drag racing.

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  • Carol Ford
    Cashier
    (205) 278-5958


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  • Roger Geesling
    Warranty Administrator
    (205) 278-4187

    Another employee with an automotive working career, Roger is our warranty administrator, and began working in the automotive business right after school. A Birmingham native, he has been with Jim Burke over twenty years.

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  • Bobby Box
    Service Assistant

    Originally hailing from Kenner, Louisiana, Bobby has worked for Jim Burke Automotive since 1974. He is a jack of all trades around here. You name it, he can do it. Spending his whole working life in this business, he has previously been a lot manager, worked in detail as well as tires and accessories. When he's not at work, he is training and showing English bulldogs, or spending time with his beautiful wife Stephanie and step-son Phillip.

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  • Jon Whiten
    Parts Director


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  • Joe Tatum
    Parts Sales
    (205) 278-5927

    Joe has been working here at Jim Burke in the parts department for over nineteen years, ever since high school! If you need a Subaru part, he's the person to see. He grew up in Hialeah, Florida, and in his spare time, enjoys church activities, playing golf, making woodcraft projects, and working on his house.

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  • Phillip Defreese
    Parts Advisor


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  • Gordon Gibbs
    Internet Marketing Manager


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  • Kayleigh Cruse
    Internet Marketing Assistant
    (205) 278-4900


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  • Kellie Martin
    Receptionist
    (205) 324-3371

    As one of our full time receptionists for the last eight years, Kellie is one of the first people you will speak to when contacting our dealership. When she's not helping our customers talk to the right people, she enjoys spending her time reading, traveling, or hanging out at the lake.

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  • Amanda Frazier
    Receptionist
    (205) 324-3371


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  • Carla Bates
    Title Clerk
    (205) 278-4169

    Having grown up in Birmingham, Carla has spent her entire working career of more than forty-four years working in the automotive industry. She has been a part of our Jim Burke family for over three years, and in her free time, she enjoys spending time with her grandchildren.

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  • Myra Aldridge
    HR Manager & Payroll
    (205) 278-4186

    A long time career veteran in the automotive industry, and having much experience in many dealership positions Myra has been a tremendous asset to the Jim Burke team for the past decade. She's a Birmingham native, and when not at work, enjoys cooking, spending time with family, especially her grandchildren, and watching Alabama football…ROLL TIDE!!!

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  • Sara Torres
    HR Manager & Payroll


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  • Ronda Collier
    Business Office Manager
    (205) 278-4182

    Ronda has been working for Jim Burke Automotive for over ten years, but has more than twenty years experience in the automotive industry. She was raised in Cullman, Alabama, and is an outdoors person, who occupies her free time by hiking and fishing. Ronda will do anything she can to make sure our customers are happy.

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  • Lauren Kilgore
    Warranty/GAP Clerk


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  • Donyja Howze
    Business Office
    (205) 278-4996

    Donyja was previously an office assistant in a metal brokering company before she began working with us over a year ago. She grew up in Birmingham, and spends time with her family when she is not at work.

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  • Angela Allen
    Accounts Payable


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  • David Sharrow
    Accounting


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  • Deb Dewing
    Business Office
    (205) 278-4181

    Another Birmingham native, Deb has been an employee of Jim Burke Automotive for over nineteen years. Prior to joining our family, she worked in customer service. Married for thirty-one years, she is a mother of three, and has four grandchildren. In her free time, she enjoys reading, watching TV, and playing with her dogs.

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  • Tomeka Carter
    Business Office
    (205) 278-4183

    After attending University of Alabama at Birmingham, Tomeka began working at Jim Burke as a receptionist before moving to our business office. She's been with us over nine years. Tomeka is originally from Mulga, Alabama, and enjoys spending time with her two sons in her spare time.

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  • Mary Trucks
    Accounts Payable
    (205) 278-4175

    Having been in the automotive business since March of 1961, Mary has been part of the industry all of her working life. A Birmingham native, she has been with Jim Burke Automotive for more than twenty years. When she's not working, she enjoys catching up on television programs.

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  • Angela Cochran
    Billing Clerk
    (205) 278-4983

    Angela comes from a family involved in the car business. Her father was a manager at a dealership, and she's been working at Jim Burke for over six years. Angela earned her Bachelor's degree in accounting at the University of Alabama in 2007 while working full time at a dealership in Tuscaloosa, which is where she grew up. 

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  • Donna Snow
    Business Office
    (205) 278-4948

    Since 1984, Donna has worked at Jim Burke continuously, with the exception of taking time off here and there to raise a family. Originally from Birmingham, she has worked all over the dealership, having previously worked in the related business of auto glass. When not working, Donna enjoys reading, attending church activities, and gardening.

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