1578 E State Rd Olean, NY 14760 716-372-8790

Meet the Staff of J & R Auto Inc.

John A. West - Pres/CEO/GM

716-372-8790 * 116   jwest@jrautocomplex.com

John West is President/CEO/GM of J&R West of Olean Inc. DBA J&R Auto, J&R Body, J&R Truck and CARQUEST of Olean. John holds many well deserved accreditation including ARMS(Automobile Repair Management Systems), CARQUEST University Online, G.W Mergers and Acquisitions, George S May International, and NADA University of Dealership Management. John has owned and operated J&R Auto Repair for over 37 years in Olean, NY, and has maintained his loyalty and integrity to both his customers and staff. John resides in Olean, NY with his lovely wife Brenda and together they share 2 daughters, Brittany and Olivia. John is a devout Christian and is a 18 year member of the Pentecostal Church of Olean.

Ronald A. West - Vice Pres / Division Manager

716-372-8790 ext 6900   rwest@jrautocomplex.com

Ron West is co-owner and division manager. Ron is I-CAR and ASE certified as well as three time Towing Champion. He directly oversees the towing and collision operations as well as the Rental car department and U-Haul truck rentals. Ron is also the owner of RAW Transportation. Our staff has been trained and authorized by several insurance companies to directly negotiate your repair to expedite the process.

James Beaton Jr - Sales and F&I Manager

716-372-8790 ext 112   jbeaton@jrautocomplex.com

Jim has been with J&R for over seven years. He has over 25 years experences in cars sales and finances. Jim have lived most of his life in the Bolivar NY area with his wife Lisa and children. In addition to His full time job Jim also shares a common passion for the Volunteer Fire Department serving as chief of the dept for 2 year. Stop in today and see Jim or his staff of a great deal.

Lisa Beaton - Sales/ internet

7163728790   jrautocomplex@gmail.com

LIsa started to work at J&R Auto June 2015 but has been with the J&R family for over 6 year though her husband Jim. Lisa has three children (Bethann, James III, and William)

Stacy Budinger - Office Manager

716-372-8790 ext 110   ssturdevant@jrautocomplex.com

Stacy is our office manager and accounting guru here at J&R. She resides in Ceres with her husband Ron and 4 children. Stacy is also heavily involved in Drag Car Racing with her children and is venturing out into crafts with her mother.

Sherman Gage Jr. - Service manager

716-372-8790 ext 122   jwest@jrautocomplex.com

Sherman is our Diesel Truck Shop Service Manager. His years of experience in the truck and automotive field make him the perfect person for the job. Sherman is an Army Veteran. During his tour he spent several months in Korea and we thank him for his service. He resides in Richburg (allegany county) and is a volunteer for the Richburg Fire Department. Sherman also is an avid Dirt Track Racer and spends all his free time on his passion. Sherman's car is specifically designed to raise awareness for breast cancer. Go Pink 18!

Kevin Studley - Certified Technician


Kevin is an ASE Certified technician and has been with J&R Auto for 18 years.

Robby Long - Certified Technician


Robby Long has been with J&R Auto for 17 years, and is an ASE certified technician.

Roger Bell - Certified Technician


Roger is an ASE certified technician and has been with J&R Auto for 7 years.

Wendell Roberts - Certified Technician


Wendell is an ASE certified technician and has been with J&R Auto for 5 years.

Ray Keesler - Counter Pro


Ray has been with J&R Auto for 9 years and is at your disposal 6 days per week for all your parts needs. Ray likes to hunt, and play at the casino.

Travis Krotje - Counter Pro


Travis is one our fine parts pro counterman.

Mindy West - Towing Manager

716-372-8790 ext 6900  

Mindy West is the daughter of Ron West , and heads up our Towing Department. Mindy also has attended and competed in several Towing Expos. She is a graduate of Portville Central School and helps the administration of the Collision location. Mindy resides in the Olean area.

Quannik "Q" - Mascot


"Q" is our mascot and resident friend to all. Her favorite pasttime is eating, sleeping, being petted, and eating more. She loves to receive daily treats and spoiling from all our loyal customers. Come visit her anytime and say hello.