Meet Our Staff - Serving Beaufort and Charleston, SC
General Sales Manager
Joining us in 2009, Michael Blume has been with Toyota since 1998. When Michael joined the Stokes Brown organization, he managed the used car inventory as well as our sales team. In 2011, Michael was given the title of General Sales Manager which allows him to lead the entire Sales department including new and used cars as well as the sales staff. Michael lives in Charleston with his wife and children.
Marion "Shep" Shepherd joined Stokes Brown Toyota of Beaufort as a Desk Manager in 2004. Shep is from McClellanville, SC and moved to Beaufort in 1982 where he instantly became a "local." Shep is an alumni of South Carolina State University where he studied Business Administration and also was a member of the "Marching 101" band. Shep is a proud member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. and organizes their annual golf tournament here in Beaufort. He invites all of his friends to give him a call to tell him what they want to drive tomorrow.
New Car Inventory Manager
Team Member Since: 2006
Team Member Since: 2011
Rob joined the Stokes family in 2008 traveling to warmer climates from Chicago. Rob has always placed customers first and continues to bring our group in Beaufort to the highest customer satisfaction ratings. Working with Management at each store, Rob leads our stores parts departments in delivering our customers a Truly Exceptional Experience.
Service & Parts Director
Rob Whiddon is our ASE Master Certified Service Director. He is also carries many Toyota achievements as well. Rob joined Stokes Brown Toyota of Hilton Head in October of 2007. He quickly became the Director of our group of dealership Service Departments here in Beaufort County. Rob currently lives in Rincon, GA with his wife and children.