Meet the Team - Automotive Service

Lance has been with Jacobson Auto Sales for 22 years and has worked as a mechanic for an impressive 26 years. Lance is an ASE Master certified technician, with an old school technician approach of taking the time to find the critical issues and solving them. Lance is an all around good guy, with an excellent sarcastic sense of humor! 


Nick Heinz - Service Advisor
Nick joined our team in 2016 as our service advisor with a wealth of automotive experience both as a Toyota Certified automotive technician and as a service advisor at a local franchise dealer. Nick's automotive background will help guide our technicians to address our customer's concerns and expedite the repair process to their vehicle. Nick is married with a young daughter. When Nick is not spending time with his family he enjoys restoring and racing his 1972 Datsun 240Z.
Bernie Foss - Service Technician


Bernie Foss is what we in the industry call a “gear head”. Whether he’s working on a customer’s car, a Jacobson Auto Sales lot car, or one of his own, Bernie is always thinking about cars. Bernie has been with Jacobson Auto Sales since 2015 and brought with him an expertise in European and Japanese imports. Bernie is married and has two young daughters. Always with a smile on his face, Bernie will be happy to assist you with all of your automotive needs!


Jeremy Hughes - Service Technician 


 
We welcome back Jeremy Hughes to Jacobson Auto Sales on a part time basis. Jeremy was our service manager until accepting an instructor position at Fox Valley Technical College teaching students in Automotive Technology. Jeremy is an ASE Certified Master Technician with over 20 years experience. Jeremy performs safety inspections on our vehicles before they are offered for sale to our customers. Jeremy is married and has a son, Wyatt. 

Deana Bartels - Detailer
Deana has been with Jacobson Auto Sales in our reconditioning department since 2015. We feel very fortunate the day she walked in our door with her 22 years detailing experience. Besides making Jacobson Auto Sales inventory look the finest in the business Deanna runs a mean snow plow!

Jason Ward Detailer
Jason Ward has been with Jacobson Auto Sales reconditioning department since 2016. Jason has almost 20 years in the body shop business and loves making our vehicles look as new as possible. You won't find Jason taking any shortcuts on his buffing process. With Jason and Deanna's experience and attention to detail we feel our vehicles are second to none in the business. Jason is a family man and loves the outdoors.