Leadership Team

Leadership Team

Jim Brick, CMC’s President and co-owner, who has been involved in the account recovery industry for 25 years, including owing a finance company for 4 years, works out of our Waukesha office and oversees all management and staff as well as the overall operations of the company, which include: licensing and administrative functions, collection protocol and collector performance, business development and client care, technology initiatives and day-to-day operational functions. Jim has been a member of the Wisconsin Medical Credit Association’s Board of Directors as well as a 6 year board member of the Wisconsin Chapter of the Healthcare Financial Management Association.

Mark Herder, Vice President of Health Care Operations, has worked in revenue cycle leadership positions for over 25 years, both at provider organizations and also for a nationally recognized revenue cycle consulting firm. In Wisconsin, Mark worked as a lead revenue cycle associate at both Ministry Health Care and Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare. Mark served on the Wisconsin HFMA Board as a Director or Committee Chairman for over 10 years and served on several HFMA national revenue cycle committees. He is available to provide in-service training to all your revenue cycle associates, offering ideas to improve your revenue cycle initiatives using the lean six sigma approach to process improvement. In his spare time, Mark enjoys participating in and watching sports, especially the Green Bay Packers. Mark is a Wisconsin deer hunter, card player and beer drinker. Spending time with family at the cottage is his favorite activity.

Wendie Vogelman, Director of Operations, works in our Racine office and has been with the company for nearly 20 years. She is responsible for management of all revenue producing activities, ensuring quality control compliance, participation in the development of client strategies, case assignment, monitoring performance goals of collection supervisors and collectors and ensuring adherence to state and federal regulations.

Brian Lewandowski, Financial Director, has both a finance degree and BBA and has been with CMC since 2009, working out of our Waukesha office. Brian is our company accountant, oversees all accounts payable functions, processes payroll and prepares all our financial statements. In his free time, Brian enjoys camping in the north woods with his wife, grandchildren and family and his hobbies include landscaping, gardening and making wine.

Richard Pease, Collection Manager, oversees the collection staff and monitors daily collection activity, collector performance, and debtors’ disputes, and regularly reviews client requirements.