Our Team

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Manheim Consulting is built on the knowledge and experience of its team of consultants. Over the years, Manheim Consulting has established itself as a trusted advisor to the automotive industry. Professionals from a diverse set of backgrounds help develop a perspective that is truly unparalleled in the industry. 

Our team accesses the extensive database represented by the more than 10 million vehicles posted annually online or run in Manheim auction lanes. We apply data mining, targeted research, competitive benchmarking, and quantitative analyses to provide unbiased reporting and strategic advice.


Tom Webb

Chief Economist

Tom Webb joined Manheim as chief economist in 2001, bringing to the position his unique understanding of the automotive retail and wholesale industries. As the chief economist for the National Automobile Dealers Association for 26 years, Tom was already recognized for his authoritative research and commentary on economic trends and their impact on vehicle demand. At Manheim, Tom continues in his role as commentator on the economy and vehicle markets and is a frequent guest at Manheim client and automotive events, in the media and as a contributor to automotive and remarketing publications.Tom has a degree in Economics from the University of Wyoming and did graduate work in Economics at Georgetown University.


Nancy Hill

Director, Customer Consulting

Nancy Hill joined Manheim Consulting in 2006 and has over 13 years’ experience in the automotive remarketing industry. Her experience includes consulting with customers in the bank, rental, captive finance, dealer and commercial fleet segments, leading initiatives to help improve remarketing strategies. Key projects include recon ROI analysis, footprint optimization, and optimal location recommendations. Additionally, Nancy authored several studies, covering topics such as location/sale day consolidation, rental detail ROI, and understanding which vehicles have the highest success rates in online sales. Nancy has a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Georgia and an MBA from Mercer University.


Chris Frey

Senior Manager, Customer Consulting

Chris Frey joined Manheim Consulting in 2013 and has 3 years of automotive remarketing experience. He currently creates custom analyses that focus on peer benchmarking, inventory and location optimization, ROI by reconditioning item, and price and sales trending and forecasting. Chris’ prior experience includes economic forecasting at the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, and developing vehicle valuation models and forecasts for Penton Media’s EquipmentWatch unit. Chris holds a Bachelor of Science from Georgia Institute of Technology and an MA in Economics from Georgia State University.


Strategy, Research, and Analysis


Gerald Meano

Manager, Customer Consulting
BS, Business, Concentration in E-Business,
University of Phoenix

Jenny Brown

Manager, Customer Consulting
Specialties: Auction operations, dealer group remarketing, sales strategies
20+ years industry experience

Ashiv Gupta

Manager, Customer Consulting
Specialties: Specialty, TRA, financial institutions
BS, Birla Institute of Technology; MBA, Illinois Institute of Technology

Ray Ahn

Manager, Customer Consulting
BBA, International Business, University of Georgia

Allison Downey

Manager, Customer Consulting
Specialties: Dealer remarketing
BA, University of Georgia; MA, University of Chicago

Eric Solazzo

Customer Consultant
BBA, Economics, Georgia Southern University

Beverly Evans

Customer Consultant
BBA, University of Georgia

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