Region 9 Events

The 2019 Region 9 Fall Conference was held on Friday, September 27 at South Central College. More information can be found here. Details on the 2020 conference will be announced in the spring.

Full NamePositionOrganization
Bill AndersonPresidentMSU Mankato
Jade Blekestad-KralSecretarySibley County Public Health & Human Services
Rhonda Hiller-FjeldbergTreasurerMinnesota River Area Agency on Aging Inc
Ric NelsonLegislative ChairEON, Inc.
Laura BeneschAwards ChairMSU Mankato
Katharine Diane DroogMembership ChairHabilitative Services, Inc. - The Mentor Network
Brian BenshoofCommittee MemberMRCI
Angela BrunsCommittee MemberBrown County Family Services
Sue BurgerCommittee MemberCreative Employment Opportunities
Linda FischenichCommittee MemberLe Sueur County Human Services
Rosalie GramsCommittee Member 
Teri HopkinsCommittee MemberLe Sueur County Human Services
Catherine JobCommittee MemberSioux Trails Mental Health Center
Veronica JulianCommittee MemberBlue Earth County Human Services
Tara KlevenCommittee MemberWatonwan County Human Services
Andrea R. Loken-SchmidtCommittee MemberMN DHS
Jennifer ParkerCommittee MemberMSU Mankato
Kari PetersCommittee MemberLe Sueur County Human Services
Gretchen RialsonCommittee MemberSouth Central Minnesota Multi-County HRA
Monique SebringCommittee MemberCounseling Services of Southern Minnesota
Sue Mary SerbusCommittee MemberHorizon Homes
Tami SimonsonCommittee MemberNicollet County Health and Human Services
Bonnie StantonCommittee MemberKindred Family Focus
Gene TaylorCommittee MemberLeo A. Hoffmann Center Inc.
Jodi ThomasCommittee MemberNicollet County Health and Human Services
Scott VaskeCommittee MemberWellcome Manor Family Services
Lacey WegnerCommittee MemberSMILES CIL
Dawn ZollarsCommittee Member 

Region 9 Agency Members

CompanyState ProvinceCity
Adult, Child, and Family ServicesMNMankato
Aging Services for CommunitiesMNMontgomery
Brown County Family ServicesMNNew Ulm
Counseling Services of Southern MinnesotaMNSaint Peter
EON, Inc.MNNew Ulm
Horizon HomesMNMankato
Le Sueur County Human ServicesMNLe Center
Leo A. Hoffmann Center, Inc.MNSaint Peter
Minnesota River Area Agency on Aging IncMNMankato
MN Valley Action Council IncMNMankato
MSU MankatoMNMankato
Nicollet County Health and Human ServicesMNSaint Peter
Partners for Affordable HousingMNMankato
Sibley County Public Health & Human ServicesMNGaylord
Sioux Trails Mental Health CenterMNNew Ulm
Watonwan County Human ServicesMNSaint James
Wellcome Manor Family ServicesMNGarden City

Contact Information

For more information about getting involved with Region 9 contact Bill Anderson.