Our Management & Business Office Teams

Click on one of the people below to find out more information.


Paxton Gagnet
General Manager/Partner

Paxton Gagnet has worked in the automotive industry for over 35 years, beginning his career in 1982 as a sales consultant in Denver, Colorado. From 1995 to 2009, Paxton worked for AutoNation, rising to the position of Southern California Market President, overseeing 32 stores.

In January 2010, Paxton took the Executive General Manager position with John Elway's Crown Toyota, and is now a managing partner of Crown Toyota, with John Elway and Mitch Pierce.

In February 2015, Paxton implemented the "One Price" selling model in the Ontario, CA market; every vehicle at Crown Toyota now has its lowest price posted right on the window, saving the customer time and providing a no-pressure car buying experience.


  • Top 5 Best in Town nationally among all Toyota dealers 2015
  • Toyota President's Cabinet 2016-2018
  • Toyota President's Award 2008-2018
  • Excelling in all facets of operations
  • Toyota Board of Governors Award 2008-2018 • Recognizes top 60 retail sales volume in US dealers
  • Toyota Customer First Advisory Board 2011, 2013-2016
  • Honors top 50 parts, service and customer satisfaction dealers
  • Toyota Parts excellence 2011-2015
  • Toyota Service excellence 2010-11; 2014-15
  • Toyota Financial Services Circle of Excellence 2008-2015
  • Phoenix Chevrolet LMG Secretary 2007
  • AutoNation President's Award 2006

Shelley Gagnet
Community Relations Director



Gina Kennedy
HR & Customer Relations Director

Christina Goldberg

Anna Stratton
Customer Relations

Laura Garibay
Office Administraion

Tania Wall
Payroll Manager


We use cookies and browser activity to improve your experience, personalize content and ads, and analyze how our sites are used. For more information on how we collect and use this information, please review our Privacy Policy. California consumers may exercise their CCPA rights here.

  • AdChoices