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Ritch Wheeler

Ritch Wheeler

Regional Sales Manager & Sr. Director of Training
American Financial & Automotive Services, Inc.

Ritch Wheeler began his career in the car business in 1994, selling cars while attending Baylor University.  After graduating in 1995 he decided to stay in the automotive industry and build a career that has grown over 24 years.   In the dealership he held the positions of salesperson, finance director, sales manager, and general sales manager.

Ritch currently works for the award-winning training and development company American Financial & Automotive Services, Inc.  He serves as Regional Sales Manager in Texas and Louisiana, and is also the Senior Director of Training.

Ritch is married and has two amazing boys, ages 7 and 5. In his spare time, Ritch also serves as the mayor of the town that he and his family live in.

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