Staff


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

  • Bob Ridings | Owner
    217-824-2200

    Mr. Ridings has been in the automotive business for well over 40 years! Bob Ridings in Pana has been under his ownership since 1985.

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  • Bryan Booth | Business Manager
    217-562-3986

    Bryan has been with Bob Ridings as the Business Manager since 2012 and had been in Sales and Finance for over 10 years before. Bryan also handles the IT at the Pana location.

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  • Darren Seaton | General Manager
    217-562-3986

    Darren has been with Bob Ridings since 1999. Darren began in sales before becoming our Service Manager in 2008 and moved from there to General Manager in 2014.

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  • Justin Jones | Service Manager
    (217) 562-3986

    Justin has been with Bob Ridings since 1998. Justin has been in service as a Service Technician specializing in Diesel Engine and HD trucks and has been our Service Manager since 2014.

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  • Buddy Daniels | Sales
    217-562-3986

    Buddy Daniels joined Bob Ridings in 1978 and retired as our General Manager in 2014. Buddy still acts as a Salesperson as needed for his previous customers and can be contacted through the dealership. Please let us know if you'd like to have Buddy contact you.  

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  • Laverne Holthaus | Sales
    217-562-3986

    Laverne has been with Bob Ridings since 1999. She has been in the sales department for her entire duration.

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  • Rick Callison | Internet Sales
    888-376-4664

    Rick Callison has been with Bob Ridings since 1994 and has served at different locations. Rick comes from a family of car dealers and has dedicated his entire life to the business.

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  • Todd Crews | Fleet Manager
    217-562-3986

    Todd has been our Fleet Sales Manager since 1997 and a commercial truck expert since 1989. Bob Ridings is one of Illinois' most prominent suppliers of trucks to state and local government and public utilities. We can help you with Chrysler, Dodge, Ram, Jeep and Ford vehicles and truck equipment from Knapheid, Crysteel, Western and much more! 

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  • Sarah Stupek | Office Manager
    217-562-1201

    Sarah has been with Bob Ridings since 1989. She is the office manager.

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  • Stephanie LeDuc | Accts Receivable
    217-562-1200

    Stephanie has been with Bob Ridings since 1994. She is in charge of account receivables as well as an office assistant.

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