Our Leadership Team

Learn more about our MRCI CDS Leadership


Samantha Frederick

Director of CDS

Samantha oversees CDS operations and personnel, keeps appraised of program changes and inspires innovation internally and collaboration externally.


Kim Goerger


Kim oversees accounting functions to ensure accurate, timely reporting, and prepares financial analysis.


Julie Lux

Strategic Relations Manager

Julie assists with relationship building among the partners of MRCI and monitors the legislative priorities that will directly affect the day to day lives of our clients and their workers.


Shannon Heitner

CDS Human Resources Coordinator

Shannon oversees the CDS HR department in the hiring of workers for the clients we serve, benefits, special projects, and provides HR support to clients/client representatives and their workers.


Kyle Rueter

CDS Program Manager

Kyle Rueter oversees the CDCS, CSG and other small programs to ensure quality of service.


Rhiannon Johnston

Director of Information Technology

Rhiannon provides leadership and management of key IT project initiatives and oversight of day-to-day operations of IT programs.

MRCI Executive Leadership Team

Brian Benshoof

Chief Executive Officer

Jeff Call

Chief Financial Officer

Tami Reuter

Chief Business & Marketing Officer

Client Directed Services

1961 Premier Drive, Suite 318

Mankato, MN 56001


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