Meet the Leadership Team

Dwight Erdbruegger
Dwight ErdbrueggerPresident
Dwight Erdbruegger joined Cass Bank as president in July 2018. Dwight has more than 30 years of commercial banking experience and is actively involved in the St. Louis community.
Jeanne Scannell
Jeanne ScannellExecutive VP, Chief Credit Officer
Jeanne Scannell joined Cass in 1997 and is responsible for the management of the bank’s risk policies and credit administration. Jeanne has over 30 years of commercial banking experience.
Robert J. Mathias
Robert J. MathiasVice Chairman of the Board
Bob Mathias joined Cass Commercial Bank in 2008 and served as president and COO until July 2018. As Bob supports the transition to our new president, he is also serving as vice chairman of the board.
Mark Benten
Mark BentenExecutive VP, Commercial Banking
Mark Benten heads up the commercial division and manages client relations in the St. Louis market. He joined Cass in 1997 and works with clients in manufacturing, distribution and other industries.
Michelle Gottlieb
Michelle GottliebSenior VP, Credit Administration
Michelle Gottlieb joined Cass in 1995 and is responsible for credit administration and loan review. Michelle has over 25 years experience in risk management and regulatory oversight.
Doug Hoffman
Doug HoffmanSenior VP, Treasurer
With more than 30 years’ of industry experience, Doug Hoffman is responsible for treasury management for Cass Bank’s and the parent company’s investment portfolios. He joined Cass in 1990.

Meet the Bank Divisions Leadership

Chris Dimond
Chris DimondSenior VP, Faith-Based Western Division
Based in California, Chris Dimond manages the western region for Cass. Chris has helped religious organizations and non-profits through sound financial planning and responsible borrowing for 20+ years.
Brett Dempsey
Brett DempseySenior VP, Faith-Based Eastern Division
Brett Dempsey leads the national, faith-based and non-profit lending team at Cass. Based in St. Louis, Brett joined Cass in 2000 and is responsible for managing client relationships in the eastern half of the U.S.
Dave O'Reilly
Dave O'ReillySenior VP, Franchise/Restaurant
Dave O’Reilly joined Cass in 2010 and is responsible for the franchise/restaurant division. Dave has over 30 years experience in restaurant remodel and acquisition financing.
George Hoeffner
George HoeffnerSenior VP, Equipment Leases
George Hoeffner joined Cass Bank as Director of Equipment Finance in 2019. George has more than 28 years of commercial banking experience.

Meet the Commercial Banking Team

Kevin Jenkins Cass Commercial Bank

Kevin Jenkins
Senior Vice President

Kraig Mikitin Cass Commercial Bank

Kraig Mikitin
Vice President

Marva Halbert Cass Commercial Bank

Marva Halbert
Vice President

Megan Zust Cass Commercial Bank

Megan Zust
Vice President

Meet the Faith-Based & Non-Profit Banking Team

Brad Martin Cass Commercial Bank

Brad Martin
Vice President

Rod Randall Cass Commercial Bank

Rod Randol 
Vice President

Steve Hron Cass Commercial Bank

Steve Hron
Vice President

Lincoln Vermeer Cass Commercial Bank

Lincoln VerMeer
Vice President

David Schoch Cass Commercial Bank

David Schoch
Assistant Vice President

Meet the Services Team

Dorothy Smith Cass Commercial Bank

Dorothy Smith
Vice President, Branch
Banking Services

Amy Norris Cass Commercial Bank

Amy Norris
Vice President, Loan Services

MaryBeth Lee Cass Commercial Bank

MaryBeth Lee
Vice President, Operations

Brigitte Clemons Cass Commercial Bank

Brigitte Clemons
Assistant VP, Client Support

Cassie Boyer Cass Commercial Bank

Cassie Boyer
Treasury Management Officer