3020 Park Avenue Paducah, KY 42001 270-408-5554
Right Car, Right Price, Right Way, Every Time.

Meet the Staff of Perkins Motor Plex

Rosie - Top Dog

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The most enthusiastic member of the Perkins Motor Plex family is our Chief Executive Officer, Rosemary “Rosie” Perkins. Rosie is a 100+ pound Goldendoodle, who has never met a person she doesn't love. After a hard day at work (which consists of approving loans, buying, selling, and trading for cars) Rosie enjoys a nice trip to the spa! (thank you to Liz Lamm of "Big Paws Little Paws" in Mayfield, KY) Rosie also enjoys chasing tennis balls, which she (reluctantly) gives back, and playing at home with brother, Vegas, a shitzu. She has a true zest for life and is loyal to her dad, Tim Perkins. She accompanies him daily to the dealership.

Tim Perkins - President

270-408-5554 - tim@perkinsmotorplex.com

Tim Perkins is the founder and president of Perkins Motor Plex.

Kayla Turner - Business / Operations Manager

270-247-5554 - kayla@perkinsmotorplex.com

Kayla has been with the company since day one. She presently serves as the business/operations manager for all of our dealerships. Through her wealth of proven experience and loyalty, she plays an integral role in every aspect of the business, in addition to the various business interests of Tim Perkins. Kayla is a graduate of Paducah Community College. She is an avid runner, having competed in numerous half-marathons and is currently serving as President of the Mayfield-Graves County YMCA. She attends Sedalia Baptist Church and resides in Mayfield with her husband, Kyle, her son Coleman, and daughter Nora Cate.

Scott Clapp - Kentucky General Manager

270-247-5554 - scott@perkinsmotorplex.com

Scott Clapp is the general manager of the PMP dealerships in KY. Drawing on his business acumen previously developed while practicing as a Financial Advisor, he is the ideal leader for this position. Scott graduated Cum Laude from Murray State University, earning his degree in Bachelor of Science in Business. He joined the PMP Team in 2009. Scott and his wife, Amber, reside in Benton, KY along with their sons Nate, Nick, and Tuck. They attend First Missionary Baptist Church, where he currently serves as the Church Treasurer. Scott enjoys crossfit, fishing, and spending time in the family kitchen. (The man can cook!)

Nathan Higdon - Tennessee General Manager

615-401-9801 - nathan@perkinsmotorplex.com

Nathan Higdon joined the PMP Team in 2005 and now serves as the general manager, in which he advises in all functions, goals, and aspects of the company. In 2012, he relocated from Murray, KY to Hendersonville, TN, where he operates the newly opened PMP Rivergate/Nashville dealership. Nathan is a graduate of Murray State University with a Bachelor of Arts in TV/Radio Broadcasting. He and his wife, Kendra, have three children, Christian Ann, Tanner, and baby Harrison. The family attends Lady of the Lake Catholic Church.

Josh Kennemore - Paducah Manager

270-408-5554 - josh@perkinsmotorplex.com

Since joining the company in 2007, Josh has excelled in every task in which he has been entrusted. In 2010, he was promoted to inventory buyer and also serves as a the manager of the Paducah dealership. Josh is a graduate of Murray State University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Management. Affectionately referred to as "Rib Man", he is an avid BBQ rib cooker. In the past, he has served his fare at various festivals and for family and friends. Josh is a resident of Paducah, KY, has a son (Graham), and attends Hardin Baptist Church. Josh is the brother of PMP founder Tim Perkins.

Chris Cherry - Paducah Sales/Internet Manager

270-408-5554 - chris@perkinsmotorplex.com

Chris Cherry brings a great knowledge of product to the PMP Team due to his 30 year career in the automotive industry. During his tenure at PMP, Chris has served in several roles. He is currently in sales at our Paducah dealership, where he also manages inventory for all locations. Chris, his wife, Leslie, two sons Chord and Aaron, and daughter Katie reside in Paducah. He leads worship at Temple Baptist Church and in his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family.

Kyle Turner - Paducah Sales

270-408-5554 - kyle@perkinsmotorplex.com

Kyle Turner joined the Perkins Motor Plex team in March 2015 with 10+ years of Customer Service and Management experience. Kyle graduated from Murray State University earning his Bachelor of Science in Business. Kyle resides in Mayfield, KY with his wife Kayla and two children Coleman and Nora where they are members at Sedalia Baptist Church. A sports fan all around, Kyle enjoys coaching little league baseball and attending numerous sports events throughout the area.

Patrick Kennemore - Paducah Sales

270-408-5554 - patrick@perkinsmotorplex.com

Patrick is the newest member to the Paducah team. He started in May of 2015 bringing years of experience in the wholesale side of the car business including buying and selling. He lives in Mayfield, KY and he loves spending free time on the lake and hanging out with friends. He attends His House Ministries in Mayfield.

Janessa Mills - Paducah Office Manager

270-408-5554 - janessa@perkinsmotorplex.com

Janessa Mills joined the Perkins Motor Plex family in January 2015 bringing her 10 plus years of customer service experience. She works at the Paducah location where she assists the staff, provides customer service and performs other functions within the dealership. Janessa is a Southern Illinois University graduate and is originally from the south suburbs of Chicago, home of the deep dish pizza! Even though she is a city gal at heart, Janessa loves fishing, running outdoors, boating on Kentucky Lake and enjoying time with her family. She attends St. Thomas More and currently resides in Calvert City with her husband, Jason, their son, Jeremiah, their cat, Shark Attack and pug named Pebbles.

Eric Moore - Paducah Sales

270-408-5554 - ericmoore@perkinsmotorplex.com

Eric Moore joined the PMP team in December 2016 and brings with him over 9 years of experience in retail sales and customer service. A graduate of Murray State University, Eric earned his Bachelor of Arts in Business degree in 2006. Eric and his wife Abbye live in Benton, KY, with their daughters Adalee and Zoee. Eric enjoys his role as Visual Worship Leader at Briensburg Baptist Church where he also serves as a deacon. His free time is spent listening to live music, trying new restaurants, watching a variety of films, and laughing with friends & family.

Brad Clapp - Mayfield Sales

270-247-5554 - brad@perkinsmotorplex.com

Bringing with him a wealth of experience in many different areas (finance, sales, and civics) Brad joined our team in July of 2016. His capacity to serve our team in a number of areas has made him very unique within our culture. Brad holds a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science from the University of Kentucky. When not in the office, you can find him with his dog, Barkley. He's got three nephews that he's extremely fond of as well!

Keith Eaton - Mayfield Sales

270-247-5554 - keith@perkinsmotorplex.com

Keith Eaton joined PMP in 2012 to continue his 25 year career in the automobile industry as a sales consultant at the Mayfield Ky Dealership. Keith enjoys the outdoors with camping, fishing & hunting. He also loves spending time with his wife of 33 years June, around the pond, garden, & chickens. Father to son Kristopher who’s attending college in CA. He also has a daughter Brandy, who resides next door with grandsons London, and Noah, who love having “Poppy” & “Nanny” so close by! The Eatons reside in Paducah where they attend Community Life Church.

Jayson Etheridge - Mayfield Sales

270-247-5554 - jayson@perkinsmotorplex.com

For those that know him, when the word "professional" comes to mind you can't help but to think of Jayson. With 20 years of automobile experience, he has been an exceptional addition to our team in Mayfield. His character, work ethic, and attitude make him a model employee. Jayson resides in Paducah, KY along with his wife Deanna, his son Brice, and daughter Brecksyn. When not at the dealership he can be found at home hanging out with his family or playing the drums in the praise band at Faith Center in Paducah.

Jay Larkin - Mayfield Sales

270-247-5554 - jay@perkinsmotorplex.com

Jay Larkin joined the PMP Team in 2010. He is a ten year veteran of the car business and utilizes his experience at our Mayfield, KY dealership. Automobile sales runs deep in Larkin's blood. He is the grandson of the late veteran Marshall County automobile salesman, Russell "Bunk" Larkin. Jay is an avid music fan and an accomplished singer, guitar player and songwriter. He also enjoys spending time at Kentucky Lake boating and camping with his family, playing basketball, golf, and fantasy football. His most joy comes from being a husband to wife, Trista, and a father to Dylan, Olivia, and Ben. Jay and his family reside in Benton, Kentucky. They attend First Missionary Baptist Church where he serves as a deacon and Missions Ministry leader.

Damien Cook - Social Media Manager

270-247-5554 - damien@perkinsmotorplex.com

In September of 2014 our company partnered with one of the finest men we know in Damien Cook. Known as (DC) around the office, Damien is responsible for all things digital. He manages the company website, oversees our social media outlets, and is instrumental in all of our marketing efforts. When not in the office, Damien is most often with his best friend...his wife Olivia. Together, they can be found cooking something up in the kitchen, serving in youth ministry at His House Church, traveling between unique destinations, or hanging out with their dogs (Barney and Penny). Damien is currently attending Murray State University where he is pursuing a degree in Business. We love us some DC and we know you will too!

Cory Queen - Website Manager

270-247-5554 - cory@perkinsmotorplex.com

Bringing with him 11 years in the automotive industry, Cory joined the PMP family in September 2016. Cory is responsible for taking all the photos of our Kentucky dealership's inventory. He graduated from Murray State with a degree in Business with a Marketing major. Cory resides in Metropolis, IL with his wife Alexis and their three dogs Rocky, Cooper, and Sadie. They also have three cats, Prince,Toby, and June. He attends Bethlehem Baptist Church where he teaches a Sunday School class. We are excited to have Cory on the team, and he being the car enthusiast he is, we can see he is excited as well!

Karly O'Guinn - Mayfield Office Manager

270-247-5554 - karly@perkinsmotorplex.com

After spending 11 years in the banking industry, Karly joined the Perkins Motor Plex team in May 2015. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Illinois College. Her, and husband Ricky, have three of the cutest kids you may have ever seen (Maddux, Beckett, and Paxton)! Karly is a member of the St. Jerome Catholic Church and enjoys running, shopping, and watching her boys play sports. Her attitude is contagious and she truly is a blessing to be around. We often wonder how we made it this far without her!

Kristin Henson - Mayfield Office Manager

270-247-5554 - kristin@perkinsmotorplex.com

Kristin joined our team in January of 2017. She is a Murray State graduate with a degree in Public Relations and Marketing. She is a member of Hardin Baptist Church where she loves teaching the kiddos on Wednesday nights. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with friends and family playing tennis, watching movies, shopping, and exploring the great outdoors. 

Amy Northcott - Business/ Operations

270-247-5554 - amy@perkinsmotorplex.com

Amy started off 2017 joining the PMP team. She has over 20 years experience in the automotive industry and is bringing her knowledge and putting it to work for us. A born and raised Graves County girl, Amy graduated from GCHS and Paducah Community College. She now resides in Benton with her husband, Todd and their daughter, Neely. Amy is a member of First Baptist Church in Benton where she enjoys teaching various groups. When Amy isn't at work, you can find her cheering on the Kentucky Wildcats, reading, shopping, or spending quality time with her family, including Tom (the cat), and Rupp (the dog). 

Grant Gustafson - Nashville Sales

615-401-9801 - grant@perkinsmotorplex.com

Grant Gustafson joined the PMP team in November 2013 and brings over 20 years experience in the automotive industry. His continual focus is to turn customers into friends and believes that earned trust, is one of the greatest compliments that can be given throughout the car buying process. When not at the dealership, you will find Grant spending time with Beth, his wife of 18 years, and their boys Gray and Jake. Together, they enjoy all sports, traveling, boating, fishing and hanging out with friends and family. Grant and Beth were born and raised in California and after getting married, they moved to Nebraska where Grant had the opportunity to finish his degree from the University of Nebraska. They now call Tennessee home and are excited to be involved with the family at the Rivergate / Nashville dealership where he will be involved in numerous aspects of the company.

Eric Hampton - Nashville Sales

615-401-9801 - eric@perkinsmotorplex.com

Eric Hampton joined the company in September 2014, bringing almost 10 years’ experience in the automobile industry. Eric resides in Hendersonville, TN with his son, Jordan, and their two Russian tortoises. Watching sports and taking his son to karate and flag football are just a few of Eric’s favorite things to do.

Christian Jennings - Nashville Sales

615-401-9801 - christian@perkinsmotorplex.com

Christian Jennings joined the PMP team in June 2016. He brings with him several years of experience in the automotive industry. Christian is a graduate of Cumberland University with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing. He was also a member of the Cumberland baseball team, which won the 2010 NAIA National Championship. While at Cumberland University, Christian met his wife, Brook. They have two beautiful daughters, Kyleigh and Remington. In his free time he enjoys hanging out with his girls and getting out to the golf course.

Austin Winn - Nashville Sales

615-401-9801 - austin@perkinsmotorplex.com

Austin Winn, the newest member of PMP Rivergate, joined the company in JUly 2015. Austin comes from the automotive industry with experience in service drive additive and detail chemical sales. He graduated from the University of Kentucky with a Bachelor in Science in Political Science / Pre-law. Austin resides in Gallatin, TN. Austin is a diehard Kentucky Wildcats and St. Louis Cardinals fan.

Jordan Myrick - Nashville Office Manager

615-401-9801 - jordan@perkinsmotorplex.com

Jordan Myrick is the office manager of the Rivergate/Nashville dealership where she assist the staff, provides customer service, and maintains the flow of correspondence between that dealership and the home office in Mayfield, KY. She is a life-long resident of Sikeston, MO and a graduate of Murray State University with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing. Jordan now resides in Nashville, TN. She has a love for live music, hiking, and spending time with family and friends, most importantly  her two beautiful nieces, Ava & Maci!

Drake Stahr - Murray Manager

270-761-5554 - drake@perkinsmotorplex.com

Drake Stahr joined the company in 2012 after four years in banking. He works at the Murray, KY dealership where he manages sales, customer service, and various other functions of the dealership. He is a graduate of Murray State University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Marketing. Drake lives in Murray, KY and attends Hardin Baptist Church where he serves in the youth ministry. He can be found during the fall on Friday nights coaching his beloved Murray High Tiger football squad as an assistant.

Chris Hays - Murray Sales

270-761-5554 - chrishays@perkinsmotorplex.com

Chris Hays joined the PMP Sales team in September 2014. Chris and wife LaCosta and daughter Jansyn are lifelong residents of Murray. He has 16+ years in sales over the span of his career, which continues to grow. He and his family are active members of the The Journey Church in Murray. Chris is also dedicated to raising funds for St. Jude Children's Hospital and member of the Murray Miracles St. Jude fund raising team. He has completed St. Jude 1/2 marathon numerous times. He is also an avid sports fan, with a love for the Murray State Racers and the University of Kentucky Wildcats.

Mickey McManus - Reconditioning Manager

270-247-5554 - mickey@perkinsmotorplex.com

Drawing upon his over 25 year career in the automobile industry, Mickey McManus joined PMP in 2005. He oversees every aspect of the vehicle recondition process for Perkins Motor Plex. His even-tempered attitude and dependable work ethic make him a natural at serving our customers during the warranty period of their purchase, as well. Mickey is active leader within the Emmaus Community and he and his wife, Sandy, have two daughters, Elizabeth and Lydia. An enthusiastic sports fan, you are likely to see Mickey sitting court side at basketball arenas throughout Western KY. Mickey resides in Paducah.

Scott Morgan - Perkins MotorPlex Service Center Manager

270-804-7000 - servicecenter@perkinsmotorplex.com

Scott Morgan joined the PMP Team in 2010 when the dealership opened the Perkins Motor Plex Service Center, of which he is the manager. He brings over 20 years of automotive wisdom, as he personally inspects each and every vehicle offered for sale at all three PMP dealerships. Scott resides in Mayfield, KY with his two children, Chelsea and Jake.

Donald Underhill - Reconditioning Manager

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After a successful 20 year career being self-employeed in the automotive reconditioning industry, Donald Underhill joined the PMP Team in 2012 as the manager of the newly constructed Perkins Motor Plex Reconditioning Facility, which reconditions each unit offered for sale at the PMP dealerships. Donald resides in Paducah with his wife, Tracy, and has three children, Sierra, Jacob, and Rylee.

Doug Underhill - Reconditioning Manager

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Doug joined the team in November of 2012 as the co-manager in our reconditioning shop. Doug loves to spend time at home with his wife, Cindy. They enjoy spending time outside with their grandkids. Doug is the brother of Donald Underhill.

Jacob Underhill - Reconditioning Technician

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In April of 2015, Jacob Underhill joined his father and uncle's team in the reconditioning center. He enjoys playing golf and spending time at home with his girlfriend Taylor, and their dog Alli. Jacob handles most of the waxing and interior detailing for the many vehicles that go through the reconditioning center a week.

Bradley Bryan - Reconditioning Technician

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Bradley Bryan is a reconditioning technician who joined the Perkins Motor Plex team in August 2014. He has mentioned, "I love doing what I do because it has given me the chance to be the provider for my family." The man has a great heart! Bradley handles the interior and exterior wash of the vehicles and also the finishing wax. He makes them look pretty!

Jarrod Majors - Service Technician

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Jarrod joined the Perkins Motor Plex team in May of 2014, bringing with him almost 15 years experience as a service technician. Jarrod loves to spend time with his girlfriend, Hannah, and their two daughters, Blythe Lenore & Harper Vaughn. Jarrod is a huge movie and music enthusiast, so if you ever have the question "what song is that from?" or "what movie was that off of?" Jarrod is your guy!

Skylar Richeal - Service Technician

- servicecenter@perkinsmotorplex.com

Skylar joined the Perkins Motor Plex Service Center team in August of 2015. Skylar loves to spend time with his daughter Peyton, girlfriend Brandy, and they also have a little girl on the way whose name is Aubrey. Skylar enjoys the outdoors and is a firearm enthusiast. Skylar brings with him over 5 years of experience in the automotive service industry and PMP is proud he will continue to grow on our team.

Craig Free - Reconditioning Technician

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Craig joined the team in March of 2016 as a reconditioning technician. Craig is an outdoorsman if you've ever seen one. His hobbies include hunting, fishing, and anything outdoors. He is married to his lovely wife Krystal and has a young son named Dakota.

Kevin Gorham - Reconditioning Technician

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Kevin joined the team in March of 2016 as a reconditioning technician. He enjoys playing with his two precious children, daughter Peyton and son Pheonix. Kevin is also an outdoorsman who enjoys the thrill of hunting and fishing. He and his wife have been married for four years.

Toby Nestlehutt - Reconditioning Technician

- recon@perkinsmotorplex.com

Toby joined the Perkins Motor Plex team in January of 2015. He enjoys many outdoor activities, especially anything involving a motor and a dirt track! He handles the majority of the deconstruction and reassembly of the vehicles in the reconditioning center.

Marge Buckner - Fleet Manager

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Undoubtedly the "spunkiest" member of the PMP team, Marge Buckner leads and coordinates our team of drivers who transport cars here, there, and everywhere!  She has been serving in this role since August of 2013.  While not burning up the road, Marge loves to travel, camp, and spend time at the lake.  She has two grandchildren (Michala and Nathan) that she is extremely proud of!  PS - If you drive slow in the passing lane, Marge will politely tell you to "get a move on!"

Perkins Motor Plex, 3020 Park Avenue, Paducah, KY 42001 270-408-5554