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The Porsche Southpoint Team

Porsche Southpoint Team

We invite you to contact one of our Certified Porsche Specialists for information regarding Porsche. We look forward to hearing from you.

Phil Whitehead

Phil Whitehead | General Manager

I'll always remember the first Porsche I sold. It was a white 911 Carrera S Convertible. What an amazing feeling to hand someone the keys to their brand new Porsche!

Phone: 919.354.8300 • Email:

Jason D'Arcy

Jason D'Arcy | Porsche Brand Ambassador Sales Manager

I'm originally from upstate New York. In my spare time, I enjoy spending time with lovely wife and 3 beautiful daughters. I also enjoy church, golf, soccer, track events, singing, and music.  I've been with Porsche since early 2012 and absolutely love being a Porsche Ambassador. My daughters are even able to pick out Porsches as we drive down the road. 

Phone: 919.354.8303 • Email:

Theresa Kramer

Theresa Kramer | Porsche Brand Ambassador Service Manager

I was born in New Richmond, WI and moved to North Carolina on a leap of faith and to escape all the snow. My primary hobby is woodworking, re-purposing, and restoring.  I am also Community Emergency Response Team certified for major disasters, which many people find to be an interesting fact about me. 

I love welcoming our clients to Porsche Southpoint. We are a family here, so our hope is that each client feels more like a family member than a client.


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Woody Clark

Woody Clark | Finance Manager

I’m originally from Jacksonville, FL. I love working with and around cars because it's not the same thing everyday.  The first time I ever rode in a Porsche was around 1965/66.  I didn't have a driver’s license yet, but my friend did.  We stopped by a Porsche store, and a very kind salesman said he would take me for a spin.  I thought it was the coolest car I had ever been in.  My first Porsche was a 1975 914 2 liter. I'm on my fifth Porsche now.  I believe a car buying experience should be fun, easy, and confidence building. 


Phone: 919.354.8307 • Email:

Tom Roos

Tom Roos | Porsche Guru

I was born in New Jersey, but I’ve lived in Durham since the 80s and have been on the Porsche Southpoint team since 2013, when we were still located in Chapel Hill and doing business as Performance Porsche.

I have a deep interest in sports cars, and I believe that Porsche makes the ultimate sports car. I’ve owned a Porsche from every decade, and I currently own 1969, 1973, and 1997 models. 


Phone: 919.354.8310 • Email:

Kim Smith

Kim Smith | Porsche Brand Ambassador

I've worked in the automotive industry since 1972, with 25 years served in the service side of the business. I’ve been married for 45 years and I have three adult children. When I’m not having fun at the office, I like to spend my time woodworking and building furniture.  I also own eight acres of land, so my tractor has become my safe haven; it brings me peace. 



Phone: 919.354.8308 • Email:

Edwin Kratzat

Edwin Kratzat | Porsche Brand Ambassador

I was born in Ntondo, Democratic Republic of the Congo. My parents moved to here in the mid-80s, so I decided to follow them.  Something that people would find intriguing about me is my birth certificate does not have the place where he was born. Instead, it says Equator Zaire, because I was born on the Equator. I love the Porsche brand, and I plan to own at least three in the next 10 years.  I want a 1997 4S Coupe and a 2016 Boxster Spyder. 

Phone: 919.354.8309 • Email:

Roy Roth

Roy Roth | Porsche Brand Ambassador

"There are three things I love and am passionate about, my family, the New York Yankees, and Porsche. These three things propel me into great happiness and fulfill me."
--Roy Roth, Brand Ambassador for Porsche Southpoint

Phone: 919.354.8300 • Email:

David Lilley

David Lilley | Porsche Brand Ambassador

I joined the sales team here at Porsche Southpoint in March 2018.

I enjoy reading...a lot. It's my personal obsession, especially World War II fiction, which often leads me to WWII non-fiction so I can better relate to the fictional characters I follow. I also enjoy space opera-type science fiction. Just give me a book and I can find my bliss. When I'm not reading, I'm surfing. 

I look forward to meeting you at Porsche Southpoint. Let's talk Porsche, books, and surfing. 


Jayson Neumann

Jayson Neumann | Porsche Parts Manager

I’m originally from Titusville Florida.  I started working here in March 2016, but I’ve worked parts for over 20 years. For the last 6 years I’ve been dealing strictly with Porsche.  I have worked my way up from driving to ordering.  My clients will receive nothing but the best quality service possible when they come and see me or anyone at Porsche Southpoint. 

Phone: 919.354.8300

Bill Fowler

Bill Fowler | Parts Specialist

Brandon Murray

Brandon Murray | Parts Specialist

Originally from Wake County. In his spare time, Brandon enjoys researching cars, driving, rock climbing, and using a race simulator. He has managed and has done several customer service jobs. He is obsessed with cars and occasionally races his BMW. He chose Performance because the staff is phenomenal and has a great reputation. A good day’s work for Brandon is every day is a good day.

Contact directly at:   919-942-3191

Phone: 919.942.3191 • Email:

Vicki Basting

Vicki Basting | Sales Assistant

I was born in Brevard, North Carolina, and moved to the Triangle when my husband was transferred with IBM. When I'm not at work, I like being out on the lake waterskiing or playing golf with my husband. I really enjoy spending time with my 12 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.  I want to make sure that whatever client I encounter is taken care of above and beyond any of their expectations.


Matthew Decker

Matthew Decker | Internet/Digital Marketing/Inventory

I was born in Boynton Beach, Florida. I moved to the area with my family.  When I got some free time, I like watching and playing sports.  I'm a huge University of Michigan and Carolina Pantehers fan. On Saturdays and Sundays in the fall, I'm glued to the television. 


Manny Kratzat

Manny Kratzat | Porsche Renaissance Man

Many people don't know at first that my brother is Edwin Kratzat on the Porsche sales team here at Porsche Southpoint. My job is a little different. I'm the dealership Renaissance Man; I handle a hodgepodge of tasks, including inventory photography, shuttle service, and inventory lot control. I love it all! If you think we have a beautiful lot and photos for our website, please let me know; I enjoy the feedback.

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