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.
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.
John Scherer
John SchererSenior VP, Credit Administration
John Scherer joined Cass in 1996 and is responsible for the bank’s credit administration. John has over 40 years’ experience in various aspects of lending and risk management.
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.
Chris Dimond
Chris DimondSenior VP, 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, 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.
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 Commercial Banking Team

Mark Benton Cass Commercial Bank

Mark Benten
Executive Vice President

Jeanne Scannell Cass Commercial Bank

Jeanne Scannell
Senior Vice President

Kevin Jenkins Cass Commercial Bank

Kevin Jenkins
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

Chris Dimond Cass Commercial Bank

Chris Dimond
Senior Vice President, Western Division

Brett Dempsey Cass Commercial Bank

Brett Dempsey
Senior Vice President, Eastern Division

Brad Martin Cass Commercial Bank

Brad Martin
Vice President

Lincoln Vermeer Cass Commercial Bank

Lincoln VerMeer
Vice President

Rod Randall Cass Commercial Bank

Rod Randol 
Vice President

Steve Hron Cass Commercial Bank

Steve Hron
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

Brigitte Clemons Cass Commercial Bank

Brigitte Clemons
Client Relationship Officer

Amy Norris Cass Commercial Bank

Amy Norris
Vice President, Loan Services

MaryBeth Lee Cass Commercial Bank

MaryBeth Lee
Vice President, Operations

Cassie Boyer Cass Commercial Bank

Cassie Boyer
Treasury Management Officer