Meet Our Staff


Marnie Sbordone

Service Writer

Marnie has been working at Shaker's Quick Lane for 7 years now. She is currently a Service Writer. Marnie was born in Waterbury and raised in Watertown. She has always loved cars from a very young age and really enjoys working with people. Marnie is a big animal lover (she even rescued a Pit Bull), enjoys arts, painting and hiking.


Dom Alves

Master Technician

Dom has been with the Shaker Auto Group family for 26 years and is a Master Technician. He is a Master Ford Certified Mechanic. Some fun facts about Dom are that he was born in Portugal and speaks fluent Portuguese. He has been living in Connecticut for 39 years. Dom and his wife Kathy have two kids and they really enjoy traveling.


Chris Leger

Auto Technician

Chris has 30 years experience in the automotive field and 18 years as a Ford technician. He is a Ford automatic transmission specialist and a Master Ford Certified Mechanic. Chris reside in Plymouth, CT with his wife and 2 children.


Melissa Sawicki

Parts Counter

Melissa “Swish” Sawicki
Melissa is an animal lover she has a dog named pepper 2 cats and an aquatic frog. Melissa loves sports especially basketball, hence the Nickname “Swish”, she also enjoys hiking and fishing. Melissa found her love for cars when her sister restored a 1985 Monti Carlo. Melissa started in Service at Shaker’s Quick Lane in 1998, and has recently moved to the parts department.