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Ken Arini
Business Manager

Ken has been with Bob Bowen Ford from the day the doors were opened. This is his first endeavor into the auto business. Ken along with his wife and three children reside in Terre Haute. Ken is a real outdoorsman and enjoys hunting and fishing in his spare time.

Brian D. Cundiff

Brian has been with Bob Bowen Ford for 2 1/2 years and has been in the auto business for 7 years. He and his wife Kristi reside in Brazil with 4 daughters. He also has 2 sons from a previous marriage. In his spare time he enjoys enjoys collecting antique toys and die cast cars. 

Carl Plessinger

Carl has over 30 years in the auto business, and over 25 years selling fords in Clay County. Having worked at every level of sales he can make your purchase a truly pleasant experience. New or used, program vehicles and special orders are handled professionally and with customer care the number one concern. Locating that "just Right" used car, truck or SUV is one of Carl's specialties. Many customers have returned year after year to do business the 'old-fashioned' way, one at a time, straightforward and sincere. Carl lives west of Greencastle with his wife Crystal. They have 3 adult children and 3 grandsons.

Tyler Coltharp

Tyler is new to automotive sales. He enjoys being around people and helping then in any way he can. Tyler likes being outdoors and spending time with his 3 nieces. He's a big Indianapolis Colts fan too!

James Thurston

I've been working at Bob Bowen Ford for six years and just recently moved from the detail shop to the sales department.  In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my wife and 4 year daughter. I also play guitar and sing at Rock Worship Center Church. I look forward to helping you find your next vehicle. Stop in to see me!

Ben Cundiff

Ben is from Terre Haute and has worked in the automotive industry since he was a teenager. For over 30 years, he has held positions at every level including automotive accessories, service, sales and management. He has been married to his wife, Jani, for over 26 years. They have a daughter, Madison, who is a college honor student here in Indiana. His interest includes auto racing and spending time with his family. Please see Ben for all your automotive needs.


Parts & Service

Doug Bates
Parts & Service Director

Doug was born and raised in Sullivan County in Indiana. He has been in the automotive business since 1972, and associated with Ford dealerships since 1997.Doug would like to see old friends and make new ones. Come on by and say, " Hello".

Cindy Baldwin
Assistant Parts Manager

Cindy is new to the Bob Bowen Ford team, this is her first venture into the automotive business. She and her husband Mike live in Quincy and have two children still living at home. In her spare time Cindy enjoys serving in the music department at church, reading, needlecraft, archery and hunting.

Richard Hardey
Service Advisor

Richard previously worked for Praxair Surface technologies in Indy. He has been with Bob Bowen Ford since 2008. Richard is married with 5 children and enjoys working with and helping all customers.

Caleb Whitt
Service Advisor

Caleb started with Bob Bowen right out of High school. Since then he has worked his way up to the position of Service Advisor. Caleb was born and raised locally and in his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family and friends.