MotorClothes® Merchandise Manager
Since starting in May of 2005 Kristy has advanced to General Merchandise Manager/Buyer by attending classes in Business, HDU, Customer Seminars and Dealer Meetings. She says that there isn't anything she doesn't like about her job. She enjoys spending time with her little girl and new baby.
Service Manager/Master of Power Train & Chassis
Dave started with ZIPS in August 2009! He has been with dealerships in Montana, Detroit and Saginaw. Dave is an MMI Graduate and has attended many dealership classes including, Master Chassis and Power-train. Dave enjoys the challenge of the job, his co-workers and of course the bikes!!! When Dave is not in the back, he likes to spend time with his wife and kids, hunting, fishing, weightlifting and eating. He also loves riding his 2004 FLHPI Road King Police Bike.
Finance and Insurance Manager
Tracey is our Finance and Insurance Manager. Tracey joined our staff in April 2013 with a background in the automotive field. She loves that she gets to help people realize their dreams of owning and riding a Harley Davidson.. She enjoys spending time with her two boys, friends and family and of course, riding with her husband on their Electra Glide.
John "Elvis" Balla
Motorcycle Sales Professional
Elvis is here on his come back tour with ZIPS starting in June 2011. He is an HDU Bronze & Silver Graduate. Ask Elvis what he likes about his job and he'll tell you it's every single thing & every single person here! When he's on the road, he's on his Anniversary Heritage Springer Softail Classic.
Travis St. John
Parts Associate and Rentals Expert
Travis loves his job as parts associate. He enjoys seeing all of the projects his customers are working on. Travis is also the reason our dealership is so sparkly clean!! He is a Navy veteran and we certainly appreciate his service to our country and to our company.
Master of Service Technologies
Bryan relocated from Maryland with his wife to Northern Michigan, and started at ZIPS in May 2010. Bryan received his Master Technician certification from HDU and enjoys being able to ride all of the different models. When he's not turning a wrench, he enjoys riding his Customized Road Glide FLTRI.
Eric joined our staff when he relocated from St. Johns. He loves riding his Heritage and meeting all of the Harley riders in Northern Michigan. Come on in and welcome him to Zips Harley-Davidson!
Hi my name is Sonja Kates. I have been working at Zips since May 2012. I love riding my Harley! At work, I love to chat with the public and especially visit with the out of town folks.
Motor Clothes Associate
Kristi started at Zips in May of 2012. Kristi loves meeting all of the people that come into the store. When Kristi is not at work, she enjoys spending time with her 4 kids and getting together with her family and friends!
Service Writer 'Extraordinaire'
Kevin came to our dealership from our Mackinaw City store. He has helped our service department grow and really enjoys the challenges of being a busy service writer. He enjoys hanging out with his friends and of course, riding his Harley.
Parts Professional and Rentals Associate
Quake has been riding motorcycles for 37 years. His first motorcycle was an '81 Low Rider. He is a proud United States Navy veteran. He is also a graduate of MOTECH automotive education center with master motorcycle certifications. You can often see Quake riding his '87 Electra Glide Shriner named Shamu. He enjoys the challenge of finding parts for unique situations.