Freedom Chevrolet Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram
Sales: 217-965-3327
Service: 888-804-7964
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Meet Our Staff

Our staff here at Freedom Chevrolet Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram is here for your convenience. Feel free to contact us with questions or for a test drive.

Meet Our Sales Staff

Owner Ray  Voyda
Ray has been in the automotive business since 1979. Ray became an owner of Freedom in 1994. He is married and has three Children and three Grand Children that he enjoys spending time with when not at work.
Ray Voyda
General Sales Manager Art  Ebeling
Art has been in the automotive business since the 1970's. Art truly is an expert on all things automotive. When not at work Art enjoys restoring old cars, working around his house, and spending time with family.
General Sales Manager
Art Ebeling
Sales Manager Bill  Boatman
Bill has been in the automotive business since 2004. He started in sales and has been sales manager since 2006. Bill has 3 children, and in his free time enjoys camping and hanging with friends and family.
Sales Manager
Bill Boatman
Vice President Brad  Voyda
Brad has worked at Freedom since 2003. He truly understands that an all around elite customer experience is what separates Freedom from every other dealership and strives for 100% satisfaction. When not at work he loves hanging out with friends, participating in water sports, and most importantly spending time with family.
Vice President
Brad Voyda
Sales Associate Jeff  Blain
Jeff has been in the car business at Freedom since 2004. He worked at Best Buy for 14 years before that. He sticks with jobs does not change very often. He has a one daughter. He enjoys boating and fishing on his time off.
Sales Associate
Jeff Blain
Sales Associate Mark  Emery
Mark has been in sales for over 20 years and has been at Freedom since 2004. He is very dedicated at work and enjoys sports, golfing, fishing, and playing music. He loves spending time with his family and dogs.
Sales Associate
Mark Emery
Sales Associate J.C.  Alexander
J.C. has been in the automotive business since 2003. He has lived in the Virden area for 11 years. He is married to Jodi and has 3 children Kierstyn, Jackson and Luke.
Sales Associate
J.C. Alexander
Sales Manager Todd  Berle
Todd has been in the automotive business over 10 years and has been with Freedom over 6 years. He is married with 2 children. He enjoys golfing, sports, and family
Sales Manager
Todd Berle
Internet Manager & Sales Assoc Deb  Kennedy
Deb has been with Freedom since 2006 and started with handling the web-site and now handles the web-site, selling and answering e-mails. She relocated to this area from a suburb of Chicago where she was in the banking industry. She enjoys vacationing in Florida and mostly spending time with her family
Internet Manager & Sales Assoc
Deb Kennedy
Sales Associate Jeff  Yemm
Jeff has been in the car business for 16 years and resides in Virden with his wife Becca. He has three adult children and enjoys music, photography and flower gardening in his spare time.
Sales Associate
Jeff Yemm
Salesman Tim Logerquist
I am relatively new in the automotive world with little over a year under my belt. As a 4 year varsity football starter at Athens H.S. I carried my education to the next level at Illinois College and played ball and was a part of the the first national play off team. My strong back ground in communications makes it easy for me to understand clients and make sure their Freedom experience is everything they are looking for. On days off I give back to the community, spend time with my fiance, young daughter Rossi Rae, and walking my dog Gemini.
Tim Logerquist
Sales Associate Michael Barberra
Michael has been in the automotive business since 2007. He worked as a rental car manager for 4 years and has been a salesman now for the past 8. Extremely customer service focused, Michael recently moved here from Iowa. He is a valuable team member to Freedom because of his extensive car and truck knowledge. Prior to his move he worked at a dealer that carried the Big 3 domestic (Ford, CDJR and General Motors) brands. He lives in Hillsboro with his girlfriend and enjoys golfing, spending time at the lake, and being with family in his spare time.
Sales Associate
Michael Barberra
Chuck Price
Chuck Price
Sales Associate Bruce Gahr
Bruce has been in the automotive business for over 30 years.
Sales Associate
Bruce Gahr

Meet Our Service Staff

Manager Joe  Proctor
Joe Proctor
Warranty Administration Aarin  Aldridge
Warranty Administration
Aarin Aldridge

Meet Our Parts Staff

Manager Buddy  Gathard
Buddy Gathard

Meet Our Finance Staff

Business Manager  Scott  Grant
Scott has been in Sales and Finance since the early 1990s. He is married to Amy for 23 years and has 3 sons, Zach, Chris, and Josh. He resides in Rochester, IL.
Business Manager
Scott Grant

Our Location

Freedom Chevrolet Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram
625 S. Springfield St
Virden, IL 62690

Sales: 217-965-3327
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Great dealership,great sevice

- Dave Sorrentino, GOOGLE

Awesome experience! Chuck Price and his Team has everything ready when we came to pickup the vehicle we were out of town shoppers, and they made the whole process super smooth! Would travel to deal with them again!

- Benjamin Backer, GOOGLE

I have purchased at least 10 vehicles from these guys over the years. Last one was 2 days ago. Jeff Blain makes the car buying process as painless as it can be. Extremely knowledgeable and efficient.

- Robert Tyma, GOOGLE

I have been dealing with Freedom Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram for over 30 years. After I purchased my first vehicle there, I've never purchased a vehicle anywhere else. I made my 2 most recent purchases in November 2018 & January 2019. The owners & staff are friendly & very Customer oriented. Their...


BEST EVER CUSTOMER SERVICE! They worked around my schedule as a busy business owner and got me in and out once we got all the numbers agreed to. Never knew buying a new van could be so EASY! Highly recommend talking to JC my sales rep and dealing with Scott the finance rep. They both made the whole...

- Lisa Pierce, GOOGLE

I had the most amazing buying experience EVER and I have purchased several vehicles in my life! Then I had the BEST service visit as well! This place knows how to take care of their customers 10****

- Pamela Dugan, GOOGLE

The customer service at Freedom Chevrolet is outstanding. The service department is second to none. I highly recommend this car dealership to anyone In search of a new or used vehicle. My sales person, Michael Barberra Jr. was extremely helpful and knowledgeable about all of the vehicles operating...

- Deborah Murphy, GOOGLE

Bought my first Jeep here last Saturday. The staff was on point every step of the way. All in all, it was a great experience.

- Chapy72, GOOGLE

Always Great Service from Freedom. Knowledgeable Staff, Awesome Service Department. Joe Proctor and Jeff Yemm are assets to your Company.


I wanted to order a new 2020 Dodge Ram Laramie Longhorn to replace my 2016 Ram that was totaled recently. I contacted two Dodge dealers in the area and got what I thought was a decent, but not great price. I then contacted Ray Voyda, the owner of Freedom Dodge and gave him the specs. His price blew...

- George Ecklund Jr, GOOGLE

Jeff Blain did amazing job helping us get into a 2014 dodge ram. Thanks for all your help. We will be referring you to friends and family

- Angela Showalter, GOOGLE

Oil change.

- Deborah Stoddard, GOOGLE

The best car buying experience I have had Tim and the team at freedom are amazing thank you so much

- Clinton Watkins, GOOGLE

I had a great experience while purchasing my Jeep with Mark Emery at Freedom auto dealership.

- John P Darden, GOOGLE

My salesperson Tim was very friendly and easy to work with, tried his hardest to get me the best deal possible on the Jeep I was looking for. The car was sitting out front fully ready to be test drove when I showed up to the dealership. The financing part seemed a bit rushed, but not overly so....

- ChristinaS, CARS

We have purchased four vehicles from Freedom in Virden. The experience is painless. The sales team is very knowledgeable and there is no pressure. The service department staff are excellent. So happy a friend recommended this dealership to us! Highly recommend both for sales and service.

- Tracy Keen, GOOGLE

Great service

- Sandi Hembrough, GOOGLE

Mark was exceptional in helping us with our purchase. We live six hours from the dealer and used Car Gurus to find the deal initially, Freedom had a “great” deal. He handled everything via phone. I can’t compliment him or the dealership enough. It was awesome. I’d make the six hour drive...

- Celestial Arnold, GOOGLE

Great place to have your vehicle serviced. Friendly staff and they know their business well.

- David Prost, GOOGLE

Bought 2 vehicles from here so far both have been very reliable. Staffs very helpful and not pushy. We dealt with Mark Emery and I'd refer anyone to him.

- Chris Gochanour, GOOGLE

Excellent car buying experience! Purchased a new Jeep Cherokee from Jeff Yemm (my second one) and it was a pleasure working with him. Everyone I’ve dealt with at Freedom from sales to finance to service has been awesome!

- Jackie Cunningham, GOOGLE

Best experience I have ever had buying a vehicle! Tim made it very easy! I told him what I wanted and he found it! Would recommend this dealer to anyone looking to buy a vehicle!

- Tracee Reynolds, GOOGLE

They're such a wonderful place. Let me buy a car😊 lol.

- Drew Edwards, GOOGLE
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