Jonathan R. Noonan

Chief Accounting Officer (cao) at Baxter Auto

Jonathan R. Noonan has extensive experience in the automotive industry, holding various senior roles throughout their career. In their most recent position as Chief Accounting Officer (CAO) at Baxter Auto since August 2022, they are responsible for overseeing the company's accounting functions. Prior to that, they founded ElectricVehicleTransportation (EVT) in August 2021.

From December 2019 to June 2022, Noonan served as the Chief Financial Officer at Murphy Auto Group, Inc., a privately-owned dealership group. In this role, they managed financial operations and oversaw multiple start-up companies within the group.

Before joining Murphy Auto Group, Noonan worked at AutoNation for over 13 years, starting as an Audit Analyst in 2005 and progressing through various positions. As the Director of Finance, they were responsible for financial oversight of two markets with over thirty business units. Additionally, they served as the Director of Accounting, leading the formation of the Director of Operational Accounting role and implementing various financial improvements across the organization. Noonan was also promoted to the role of Region Finance Director, where they played a key role in the conversion of multiple business units. Furthermore, they served as Manager of SOX 404 Compliance, ensuring compliance with financial regulations.

Throughout their career, Noonan has demonstrated strong leadership and a track record of implementing process improvements and enhancing financial reporting. Jonathan R. has also been involved in associate development programs and has provided instruction on topics such as expense analysis and internal controls.

Jonathan R. Noonan has an extensive education history that includes multiple degrees and areas of specialization. Jonathan R. holds an Executive Master of Business Administration (MBA) with a focus on Business Administration, Management, and Operations from The University of Texas at Dallas. Prior to this, they obtained a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) with a major in Accounting from Kennesaw State University - Michael J. Coles College of Business. Additionally, Jonathan pursued studies in Chinese Language and Business at Yangzhou University. It is important to note that specific start and end years for each educational pursuit are not provided.



  • Chief Accounting Officer (cao)

    August, 2022 - present