About Us

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How We Got Started

In 1965, a group of concerned and dedicated community members joined forces to provide services for individuals with disabilities. Most of those gathered had children living with disabilities.  Together they raised resources and officially launched MSDC in October 1976. 

Meet Our
Management Team

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Rick Thompson

President/CEO

Johanna Bauer headshot

Johanna Bauer

Chief Financial Officer

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Jane Pollitt

Vice President
Children’s Services

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Pam Landesman

Vice President
Adult Services

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Carrie Schadek

Vice President
Residential Services

Meet Our Board of Directors

Adam Lukenbill

Chairman

Joe Hunting

Treasurer

Anthony Black

 

James Clevenger

 

Alison Murphy

 

Emily King

 

Rachel Oesterreich

 

John Oliver

 

Alice Paulsen

 

Melinda Straeter

 

Todd Zeltwanger

Our Annual Reports

MSDC 2022 Annual Report