Meet the team

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  • Denis Bergeron

    Denis is a New Orleans native and second generation owner who attended high school at JFK and college at LSU.  Denis and his wife have three children and resides on the North Shore.  Denis enjoys fishing, golfing, reading, and volunteering at his Church.  As the owner of Bergeron Automotive, Denis has an open door policy whereby all customers can contact him directly.

  • Doreen Parnell
    Customer Relations Manager

  • Lionel Brown
    Sales Advisor

    Born and raised in New Orleans, Lionel is a Nola native and a huge Saints fan.  Growing up he attended LB Landry High school and upon graduation pursued a very successful career in the military where he held various leadership positions.  After 20 years of service to this great country Lionel retired as a chief petty officer and transitioned into a retail management career working for great American companies such as Walmart and Home Depot.  Prior to joining Bergeron Auto as a sales consultant he managed an entire Home Depot store for 12 years.  Lionel makes it a point to treat every customer with respect and maintain excellent product knowledge.  His favorite part of working for Bergeron Auto is that he has the pleasure of helping customers experience the excitement of taking home the perfect of new automobile.

  • Jim Russo
    Service Manager

  • Germaine Broussard
    Service BDC Associate

  • Joy Bruce
    Finance Manager

  • Harry Schmidt
    Sales Manager

  • Kurt Gemelli
    Internet Sales Advisor

    Mr. Gemelli is a graduate of Heritage Academy in Metairie, Louisiana. His family is proudly from the Irish Channel in New Orleans.  A former student of Phillips Junior Collage in Harahan, Mr. Gemelli studied business administration and was the former owner/operator of Gemelli's Poboys & Seafood in Destrehan for almost ten years.  His career at Bergeron Automotive started in May 2011.  Mr Gemelli has two children and loves old American muscle cars and the New Orleans Saints.

  • Alexis Diaz
    Finance Manager

  • Jeff Horn
    Sales Advisor