Meet Our Staff

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  • Carlton Sutton, Owner/Operator

    Originally from South Georgia, Mr. Carlton Sutton is the Owner/Operator of Sutton Acura and has been so since April of 1990.  He started his career in the automotive industry in 1980 and has been an Acura dealer for the past 26 years.  Carlton is a hands on dealer and enjoys daily interaction with both employees and customers.  He enjoys giving back to our community through countless civic endeavors and many local charity events. 


    Feel Free to contact Carlton with any questions!  

  • Warren Steinmeyer, General Manager

    Mr.  Warren Steinmeyer has been the General Manager of Sutton Acura for over 25 years and has been with us since April of 1990.  Warren's focus on customer satisfaction is his number one priority and also one of the main reasons why Sutton Acura has been awarded Acura's "Dealership of Distinction" award for so many years.   He is professional, knowledgeable and always on hand to assist our customers with finding the car of their dreams, and with the service that follows.  He says he is proud and honored to have had the privilege of working with so many great people throughout the years and loves welcoming new customers into the Sutton Acura Family.   When not exceeding customer expectations, you will find him playing disc golf and spending time with his wife, Randa, and their two sons, Kyle and Dayton.

    Please don't hesitate to reach out to Warren with any questions you may have!

  • Ashley Sutton, Used Inventory Manager

  • Steve Eddy, Finance Manager

    Mr. Steve Eddy is our Finance Manager and has been with Sutton Acura since October of 1993! He was born in San Antonio, but has lived in Macon most his life.  Steve handles all of our customers financing and banking needs and is always available to assist clients in the process of purchasing a new vehicle.  Steve is one of those guys that is always happy and always smiling! His favorite part of his career is interacting with his customers and he takes pride in listening carefully to them, assessing their needs and suggesting several options that will work best for them. When Steve is not in the office he is usually spending time in the outdoors with his wife, Amy. 


    Call or email Mr. Steve Eddy if you have any financing questions!  He'd love to chat with you!

  • Vincent Daniely, Sales Consultant

    Mr. Vince Daniely has been an Acura Sales and Leasing Consultant with Sutton Acura for over 18 years!  He starting working with us here in April of 1998 and credits the customers he's met and the people he works with for his long tenure at Sutton Acura.  Chances are, many any of you have worked with Vince previously and over the years and he has obtained thousands of satisfied customers.  Vince has a way putting a smile on every one of his customer's faces - and his co-workers too!   He always goes the extra mile and thoroughly enjoys helping people purchase the car of their dreams!  If you need anything vehicle related, Vince is always available to lend a helping hand.  


    Call Vince today to discuss your next vehicle!

  • Lee Leatherwood, Sales Consultant

    Mr. Lee Leatherwood has been an Acura Sales and Leasing consultant with us since August of 1991. He is originally from Mansfield, OH, but he now calls Cochran home, where he lives with his wife, Sondra, and their two children, Jonathon and Makenzie.  He has seen many of you often as repeat customers, during service visits, and just as important, referrals.  Lee prides himself on giving customers the best purchase experience of their lives and is well known for going the extra mile for all of his customers.  He has a seemingly endless list of satisfied customers who return time and time again to deal with a trusted friend. When he isn't here at the dealership you can find Lee spending time with his family.


    Call Lee for your next vehicle purchase or if you need anything vehicle related!

  • Jimmie Frye, Sales Consultant

    Mr. Jimmie Frye is one of our Acura Sales and Leasing Consultants and has been with Sutton Acura since October of 2015.  Customer satisfaction is one of his top priorities and he enjoys the opportunity to work with new people every day and to get customers the car of their dreams!  Jimmie has only been with us for a short time period, but he is a rising star, not according to just management but also according to the customer feedback we have received. He is originally from Cleveland, OH, and prior to joining us, he was in the United States Airforce for 6 years.   He currently lives in Byron with his wife, Alexandra, and their dog, Knox.  Outside of work he enjoys hiking, golfing, and watching all his favorite Cleveland sports team continue to fail! 


    Come see Jimmie for any and all of your car related needs!

  • Sylvia Williams, Office Manager

    Mrs. Sylvia Williams is our Office Manager and has been with Sutton Acura for over 26 years!  She started working with Acura in December of 1989 and has been working with Carlton, the owner, since 1990.  Sylvia is the "heart" of Sutton Acura.  She oversees daily administrative operations and all accounting duties of our company.  Sylvia's organizational skills insure smooth operations here at Sutton Acura.  She enjoys coming to work and says "she could not have asked for a better boss than Carlton".  In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, camping, and gardening.  One of her favorite things is sitting around the fire pit talking with the love of her life, Danny, who is also our Service Driver. 

  • Alisa Kitchens, Assistant Office Manager

    Mrs. Alisa Kitchens is our Assistant Office Manager and came back to work with us in November of 2013, she had previously worked here from 2003 to 2006. She graduated with her Bachelor's degree in Health Services Administration and a minor in Business Administration in 2006.  Alisa has held many different positions at Sutton Acura and currently handles all title, administrative, human resource and accounting needs for our company.  Her organizational and multi-tasking skills keep all departments running at full speed and without her, we'd most likely have a few "bumps" in the road!  Alisa was born in Macon, where she currently lives with her high school sweetheart & husband, Kyle, of 10 years, their two children, Anna and Grant, and their Dachshund, Charlie!  When she is not at work, her time is filled going to her children's many sporting events and spending time outdoors. 

  • Joel Shannon, Oil Technician

    Mr. Joel Shannon joined our team in February of 2016 as an Oil Technician.  Joel is originally from Mt. Vernon, IL but now lives in Macon. He has been in the automotive repair industry for over 25 years and is certified in automotive electrical, steering & suspension, engine and transmission rebuilding and all other mechanical aspects of automotive repair.  He mainly performs our oil change services and tire rotations, but also addresses many other service needs.  Joel is a great asset to our team and his skill and expertise allows for our customers to get back on the road safely and quickly.  When Joel is outside of work you will find him fishing and working on rebuilding his classic truck.

  • Kenny Jones, Service Manager

    Mr. Kenny Jones is our Service Manager and has been with Sutton Acura since August of 1999!  He was born in Reynolds, GA but now resides in Forsyth, where he lives with his wife, Patricia, and two sons, Kade and Kole.   Kenny's main goal is to ensure that our customers service needs get fixed in a timely and efficient manner and that every customer leaves our service department completely satisfied.   He strives to provide a world class experience by ensuring our service staff stays up to date on the most current technology, products, and services offered.  When he can get out of the office he can be found golfing, barbequing, and most importantly, watch his Falcons play!


    Kenny is always available to you should you have any service related questions or concerns, so please don't hesitate to call or email! 

  • Michael Graupp, Technician

    Mr. Michael Graupp joined our team in February of 1999.  He was born in Raleigh, NC, but currently lives in Byron with his wife and son.   Michael has over 25 years of experience in automotive repair and is one of our Acura Certified Master Technicians as well as our NSX Master Tech.  He knows Acura's like the back of his hand, so you can be assured your vehicle is in excellent hands when Michael is working on it.  He is an extremely hard worker and dedicated to putting your vehicle back on the road safely.  When not at work, you can find Michael outdoors, fishing and hiking. 

  • Lorenzo Hargrove, Technician

    Mr. Lorenzo Hargrove is one of our service technician and has been with us since July of 2000.  He was born and raised in Macon and is certified in all electrical and mechanical aspects of automotive repair.  Lorenzo is passionate about working on vehicles and enjoys figuring out those hard to solve repairs that most cars seem to encounter throughout their lifetime.   You can be certain your vehicle will be back on the road in no time with Lorenzo working on it!  When not taking cars apart and putting them back together he is usually coaching his two son's youth baseball and football teams or watching his Miami Dolphins!