Experienced professionals delivering excellent results.

Headquartered at DAA Seattle, ADR is under the direction of remarketing professional Terry Mickelson. Mickelson’s successful 35-year career in automotive lending management and corporate remarketing led him to the McConkey Auction Group and Auction Direct Remarketing, where he manages the remarketing of repossessed vehicles for credit unions, banks, and finance companies.

Auction veteran Mike Mikkelsen brings 36 years of remarketing experience to ADR. His areas of expertise include fleet/lease management, national account sales, and auto transportation logistics. Prior to joining ADR in 2017, Mike spent 25 years with DAA Northwest in Spokane. Mikkelsen provides Washington, Idaho, and Montana sales support to ADR.

Eric Bakken’s extensive career in the automotive industry began with 25 years in the collision repair business. From there, he transitioned to a dealership where he was responsible for auction purchases. Eric brings his extensive experience and remarketing knowledge to ADR, where he provides sales and operational support.

Curtis Nelson is a Spokane, Washington native who began his career in the automotive industry in 1976. He has worked in all aspects of the automotive industry and has founded companies that include Nelson’s Towing and Repair, Nelson’s Autobody, and Western International Recovery Bureau (WIRB).

Auction Direct Remarketing Team

Terry Mickelson

Terry Mickelson
Seattle Office
253.545.1472

Mike Mikkelsen

Mike Mikkelsen
Spokane Office
509.710.2166

Eric Bakken

Eric Bakken
Service Coordinator
509.435.0203

E. Curtis Nelson

E. Curtis Nelson
WIRB Recovery Specialist
509.279.2558