Gahanna Staff

Meet Our Team
Kyle Ballinger:
General Manager

Kyle over sees the day-to-day operations of Gahanna Auto Sales. From the initial Meet & Greet with customers, to providing the best possible option for Finance, used vehicle appraisals and managing the website. He Has been associated with Gahanna Auto Sales since 2005.

In his free time, Kyle enjoys playing golf, watching the Columbus Crew and the Columbus Bluejackets. He lives in his home town Gahanna, Ohio with his wife and two children. Kyle has two dogs Nala and Lea.

Steve Leitwein:
Inventory Control Manager

Steven’s broad scope of responsibilities include, ensuring all vehicles go through Gahanna Auto Sales service and certification process, vehicle listing management, and title management. He and his team ensure a seamless experience for all customers.

Steven enjoys fishing, boating, camping, live music, and family time. His favorite places include Florida and Lake Erie.

Craig Leitwein:
President

Craig joined the family business in 1993. His father owned Gahanna Auto Sales from 1991 until his retirement in 2017. Craig started as a detailer and has learned and worked every position at the dealership. While doing this, he learned the most important lesson of all:

“Repeat and referral is the only way to run a business.”

Craig is proudly raising his daughter, whom is a Senior in High School.

Craig is an Executive Board Member with the Ohio Independent Dealer Association.