Advantage Toyota Valley Stream Service Staff

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  • Zach Widder - Director
    Service Department Director
    (516) 837-1711

    Service Department Manager Zach Widder is in charge of our Service Department; he ensures that his department runs smoothly and that all customers' expectations are consistently exceeded. Zach thoroughly enjoys automotive sports and target shooting (both skeet and paper targets). Zach's favorite Toyota is the Land Cruiser SUV.

  • TJ Zino - Manager
    Service Department Manager
    (516) 624-1826

    Service Department Manager TJ Zino insures that our Service Department runs smoothly and that our Service Consultants and Mechanics take care of all of your Service needs. Music is in TJ's blood; in fact, he's a professional piano player. TJ also enjoys dealing with the intricacies of boats, motorcycles, and, of course, cars and trucks. TJ's favorite Toyota is the 4Runner SUV.

  • Steve Kirtman - CRM
    Customer Relations Manager
    (516) 624-1816

    Customer Relations Manager Steve Kirtman is happy to answer all questions pertaining to your Service experience. Call Steven at (516) 624-1816 or send him an email at and he'll get right back to you.

  • Michael Kirtman - Trans
    Transportation Director
    (516) 887-3200

    Transportation Director Michael Kirtman arranges transportation for our Service Department customers. Michael loves muscle cars and music - especially rock and roll. Michael's favorite Toyota is the Camry sedan.

  • Angel Fernandez-Service
    Service Consultant
    (516) 887-8655

    Service Consultant Angel Fernandez will take care of all of your Service needs in English o español. Besides always enjoying time with his family, Angel likes to work out; he also enjoys boxing and basketball - both sports as an active participant and spectator. Angel's favorite Toyota is the Land Cruiser SUV.

    Click here for a few words from Angel in English y en español.

  • Devindra James - Service
    Service Consultant
    (516) 624-1815

    Service Consultant Devindra James will take care of all of your Service needs. James enjoys boating and spending quality time with his family. James's favorite Toyota is the 4Runner SUV.

  • Jeff Merlo - Service
    ToyotaCare Service Consultant
    (516) 624-1820

    Service Consultant Jeff Merlo will be happy to assist you with all of your ToyotaCare Service needs. Jeff enjoys being involved with sports - especially football and basketball - as a spectator. Jeff''s favorite Toyota model is the 4Runner SUV.

  • Wendy Rodriguez-Service
    Service Consultant
    (516) 837-1802

    Service Consultant Wendy Rodriguez will be happy to take care of all of your Service needs. When she's not helping customers in our Service Department, Wendy's an unofficial make-up artist. Wendy's favorite Toyota is the Highlander SUV.

  • Gina Scotti - Service
    Service Consultant
    (516) 624-1813

    Service Consultant Gina Scotti will be happy to take care of all of your Service needs. Besides loving everything about cars and trucks, Gina's singer and karaoke enthusiast. Gina's favorite Toyota is the Sienna Van.

  • Mike Taichong - Service
    Service Consultant
    (516) 837-1717

    Service Consultant Mike Taichong will be happy to take care of all of your Service needs. Mike's a major car enthusiast who enjoys customizing hot rods and muscle cars. Mike's favorite Toyota is the Land Cruiser SUV.

  • Andy Zollinger - Service
    Service Consultant
    (516) 837-1714

    Service consultant Andy Zollinger will be happy to take care of all of your Service needs, no matter the make or model of your car or truck.

  • Xavier Ascencio - Parts
    Parts Specialist
    (516) 837-7672

    Xavier Ascencio will get you the parts you need, with speed...

  • Will Ocasio - Parts
    Parts Specialist
    (516) 837-7673

    Will Ocasio is our resident Parts Specialists. Come check out Will's parts!

  • Gerry Sorrentino - Parts
    Parts Driver

    Gerry Sorrentio, our Parts Driver, supplies our dealership with all the parts you'll ever need.

  • Samantha-Appointments
    Appointment Coordinator/Cashier
    (516) 624-1804

    Samantha Singh wears two hats at our Dealership; she's both an appointment coordinator and a cashier. She'll be happy to schedule a Service appointment that's most convenient for you, and take your money after your service has been completed. Samantha loves to swim. Samantha's favorite Toyota model is the Corolla sedan.

  • Melissa Dyalram-Cashier
    (516) 624-1802

    Our cashier Melissa Dyalram will take your money and schedule a Sales or Service appointment that's most convenient for you. Melissa's fluent in both English and French. Melissa's into sports; she loves to run, jog, shoot pool, and play tennis. Melissa's favorite Toyota model is the Camry sedan.

When it comes to Service,
we have your back!


When it comes to high-quality service for your Toyota, you want to trust a team that has the knowledge and skill to repair and maintain your vehicle to keep you on the road for a long time to come. For those in Queens and the Long Island area, that's right here with our service center at Advantage Toyota Valley Stream and our friendly staff is always able to help you!

If you need to reach any member of our service team individually, you can do so by finding their contact information on this page and calling their line or emailing them and they'll be sure to get back to your with your specific inquiries. We also want you to be able to put a face to the name and know that along with being the ones that are here to repair and maintain your new Toyota from oil changes to engine work, we're also members of the community who work hard on your behalf so you can enjoy the driving experience your vehicle offers you.

For any general service questions, we're here to answer them all so be sure to contact our service center directly or schedule an appointment online and we can assist you in the best way we possibly can, as we strive to put your needs first and help you with all our automotive repair needs!