ATLANTA – Total Resource Auctions’ network of salvage wholesale auctions has expanded to 31 locations nationwide with the addition of Eastern North Carolina in Kenly, N.C., El Paso in Texas, Harrisonburg in Virginia, and Lauderdale-Miami in Davie, Fla. Total Resource Auctions also announced changes to its management team.

Total Resource Eastern North Carolina is located across the street from Aycock Auto Auction. Sales are held on the first and third Monday of each month.

Harrisonburg Auto Auction, which recently joined the Total Resource network, will host its first sale Dec. 13, with future sales held on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.

Total Resource Lauderdale-Miami will hold its first sale Dec. 12, with future sales held every other Tuesday. Total Resource El Paso will hold sales every other Monday of each month beginning Jan. 8. Sales at all locations will be offered via Manheim Simulcast.

In addition to the new locations, the organization also announced management changes:

  • Craig Roberts - director of insurance sales.

  • Clay Kirkland - director of TRA Logistics.

  • Shirley Kennedy - field manager of TRA Logistics - Northeast Region.

  • Tracy Stallings - manager at Total Resource Eastern North Carolina.

    Roberts, a veteran of the salvage industry for 12 years, will report to Bill Tiedemann, vice president and general manager of Total Resource Auctions. Roberts’ primary focus will be to facilitate the insurance community’s total-loss auction needs, maximize returns on salvage vehicles, and ensure quality service. Roberts will also cultivate relationships with current insurance company customers and build new business. He most recently served as director of national accounts for Insurance Auto Auctions, Inc.

    Kirkland, a long-time Manheim employee, will oversee all remarketing activities as director of TRA Logistics. He previously worked as director of operations in the Southeast. Prior to joining TRA Logistics, Kirkland was with the Atlanta Auto Auction for eight years.

    Total Resource Auctions allows buyers and sellers to securely exchange damaged, inoperative, and salvage vehicles through Manheim’s Total Resource Auctions locations and Web-based products, including Manheim Simulcast.