We are Your Auto Advocate
Buying a vehicle shouldn’t be so hard. We’re leveling the playing field by giving you the information and expertise traditionally monopolized by dealers—until now.
AdvisorRay Shefska is an Advisor at Your Auto Advocate. Ray has 43+ years of experience in the retail automobile business, holding varying roles (from Salesperson to General Manager). Ray aspires to make buying or leasing your next car fast, simple and transparent.
Chief Product OfficerAs Chief Product Officer of Your Auto Advocate, Nat is passionate about advocating for car buyers and solving their problems. Nat has extensive experience in the automotive tech space, including Dealertrack where he led marketing for the company’s finance and insurance products and was editor of the Dealertrack Compliance Guide. While at Ziff Davis, he built the company’s ad tech marketing and product practices from the ground up, before moving on to XO Group where he was responsible for media solutions and led the redevelopment of one of the company’s major web properties.
Chief Technology OfficerArash Soheili is Chief Technology Officer at Your Auto Advocate. Arash co-founded Your Auto Advocate in 2019 after realizing how broken the car buying process was for the consumers. Arash and his team are relentlessly focused in using technology to help consumers navigate the car buying process in a seamless digital experience.
Over the Years
Ray begins his career at Admiral Nissan in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey
Ray retires from the car business
After a 41 year career in the business, Ray decides “enough is enough,” and retires from his role as Sales Manager at Audi of Owings Mills.
Ray, Zach, and Arash found Your Auto Advocate
Ray and Zach upload their first YouTube video
Nat Wilkins and Marnie Messler join the team
Out-the-Door Price Estimator is launched
Deal School is launched