Scott Peterson Motors of Belle Fourche Staff Belle Fourche, SD

Here are a few of our courteous and professional team members. You may contact them directly by clicking on one of the email links listed with each name. If you do not see who you are looking for, please call us and we will make sure he/she gets your message.

We're always looking to have the best as part of our Team. Submit an application by clicking here and one of our managers will get in contact with you.

Thank you for visiting our website. We look forward to hearing from you!

Executive Team

  • Scott Peterson


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  • Susan Peterson

    Vice President

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  • Jim O'Byrne

    General Manager

    Jim enjoys spending time with his wife Rhonda. When not working, he is busy chasing his kids, Josh and Jake.

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Sales Team

  • JR Ruff

    Sales Manager

    JR has been in the automotive industry for  over 17 years. He enjoys spending time with his 6 children and loves tattoos, motorcycles, and BBQ.

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  • AJ Johnson

    Internet Sales Manager

    AJ spent his younger years around all types of vehicles in his father's auto business. He enjoys meeting new people everyday through the internet. When not at his desk, he enjoys spending time with his family, fishing, boating, playing pool, and playing sports.

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  • Curt Olson

    Sales Professional

    Curt and his wife Robin live East of St. Onge and have two sons, Brent and Ryan and two grandchildren, Luke and Atty. Curt enjoys riding horses, working cattle, and golfing.

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  • Mitch Johnson

    Sales Professional

    Mitch grew up in Harding County and worked in the mining industry in the Belle Fourche and Colony, WY areas for 20 years. He's excited to join the team and helping continue our excellent reputation for impeccable customer service.

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  • Lester Straub

    Sales Professional

    Lester spent time in the oil and gas industry followed by previous experience in automotive sales. He and his wife Julie are excited to be a part of the local community. He is also a lifetime sports enthusiast.

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  • Josh O'Byrne

    Sales Professional

    Josh likes people and takes joy in helping others. He also enjoys sports, cars, hunting, and fishing. 

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  • Mike Richards

    Sales Professional

    Mike is from Broadus, MT and is an avid basketball fan. He enjoys attending Black Hills State University athletics and is excited to serve the Belle Fourche and tri-state areas.

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  • Kyle Persche

    Sales Professional

    Kyle has been with Scott Peterson Motors since he was a teenager. He's always available to answer questions and prepared to help you with your new vehicle purchase.

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  • Lindsey Hach

    Business Manager

    Lindsey enjoys camping with her family and watching her kids play sports.

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Ford Service Team
  • Brian Aldrich

    Service Manager

    Brian loves the outdoors. He is very knowledgeable about not only the new brands we carry, but every brand out there. This is what sets him apart and we're happy to have him.

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  • Jack Verry

    Ford Service Writer

    Jack has been a part of the Scott Peterson Motors family since 2002. He has one son, Nathan. On his time off he enjoys working on the ranch, auctioneering, and playing pool.

  • Bob Swan 

    Bob was born and raised in Newell. He is married to his wife Christy. Bob's favorite activites include drag racing, riding street and dirt motorcycles, hunting, snowmobiling, and anything outdoors.

  • Jeremy Fall

    Jeremy, who grew up in Belle Fourche, has been a part of the Scott Peterson Motors family for 14 years.

  • Noah Schulz


    Noah is a great addition to the Scott Peterson Motors team. He is constantly learning and surprising all of us. 

  • Levi Grubb


    Levi grew up in Belle Fourche and in his free time enjoys hunting, fishing, and being outdoors.

Chrysler Service Team
  • Brian Aldrich

    Service Manager

    Brian loves the outdoors. He is very knowledgeable about not only the new brands we carry, but every brand out there. This is what sets him apart and we're happy to have him.

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  • Cindy Witte

    Chrysler Service Writer

    Cindy and her husband Darnell have two children, Ally and Tanner and a grandson Mason. Cindy's hobbies include spending time with her family, riding horses, shooting darts, volleyball, and scrapbooking.

  • Bob Roush

    Bob enjoys riding motorcycles, fishing and hunting.

  • Taylor Huppler

    Taylor's hobbies include snowmobiling, hunting, fishing, and riding dirt bikes.

  • Curt Best

    Curt and his wife Johanna have two children, LeeAna and Zachary. Curt enjoys spending time with his family, fishing, camping, and boating.

  • Tom Burshia


    Tom has lived in Sturgis for 2 years with his wife Vicki and twins Thomas and Sekoya. He enjoys cars, working on motorcycles, and going to car shows.

  • Tyler Hohenberger


    Tyler is an avid outdoorsman. He spends the majority of his free time outdoors and he enjoys hunting and snowmobiling. 

  • Ryan Watson


    Ryan likes being outdoors and enjoys hunting and fishing. 

Express Lube Team
  • Dan Pursel

    Dan is married and has three children. He enjoys spending time with his family, model railroading, and watching tv.

  • Matt Luft

    Matt's hobbies are spending time with his son Leland and fiance Stacey. He also likes video games and guns. Jeeps are his vehicle of choice.

Detail Team
  • Riley Keith

    Riley loves to work on his diesel pickup. He also likes to hunt and fish.

  • Pat Littleton

    Pat loves fishing and fast cars.

Parts Team
  • Joe Verhulst

    Parts Manager

    Joe enjoys spending time with his family, hunting, camping, watching sports, and watching his kids play sports.

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  • Ketch Tibbs

    Ketch loves all sports and playing guitar.

  • Sarah Mowery

    Sarah enjoys hanging out with her family and her dogs.

Business Department
  • Tammy Clem

    Office Manager

    Originally from Nebraska, Tammy has been with Scott Peterson Motors for over 30 years. She is proud of her two daughters, one a junior at the School of Mines and one a senior in high school. Tammy loves quilting and on her bucket list is to attend a World Series.

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  • Rhonda Schmidt

    Rhonda enjoys spending time with her children, Brooke and Jason, as well as her grandson, Jaxson. She also likes to read and hang out with her boxer, Bella.

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  • Frankie Deering

    Frankie and her husband Pat have been married for 44 years and have three children, Gary, George, and Angela, and seven grandchildren. Frankie enjoys spending time on the ranch, gardening, and meeting up with friends. 

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  • Melisa LeLaCheur

    Melisa was born and raised in Belle Fourche. She has over 20 years of experience and is very excited to be here.

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