Human Resources & Accounting SupportAs Director of Human Resources, Joan oversees all payroll and benefit processes to ensure Cerasis employees are fully supported when it comes to pay, retirement plans, and health benefits. Mrs. Ludvigson works closely with the finance department as well for end-of-year accounting and tax time. Joan was one of the very first support staff hired at Cerasis more than fourteen years ago. Intimate knowledge of the inner workings and growth of Cerasis over the years, coupled with decades of clerical experience with a strong emphasis in the accounting and customer service areas, gives Mrs. Ludvigson the ability to provide the world class customer service that is commonplace at Cerasis. Joan attended the Immanuel Lutheran College in Eau Claire, WI. Mrs. Ludvigson lives in Eagan, MN, with husband Steve, daughter, Cara… and two obnoxious cats. Their son, Brian, and his wife live close by, allowing Joan plenty of time to spend with her two wonderful granddaughters. Her hobbies include spending time with family and friends, traveling, and reading.”
Executive AssistantJamie does a little bit of everything! She assists our sales staff and our agents/agencies by setting up all new customers in the Rater, managing the day-to-day maintenance of customer profiles, and running all monthly sales reports. Ms. Schwartz assists the accounting department, coordinates, schedules, and is the main point of contact for all maintenance of our corporate headquarters in Eagan, MN. Additionally, Jamie organizes both external and internal training sessions and meetings. She also plays a big role in hiring, posting jobs, and managing the process. Finally, Ms. Schwartz handles the majority of company purchasing and is in charge of organizing and maintaining the company asset database in which all company assets are tracked. Jamie attended the University of Wisconsin - River Falls and has a BS in Marketing Communications. Ms. Schwartz lives in Eagan, MN with her Jack Russell Terrier, Eddie. In her free time Jamie enjoys cooking, yoga and Pilates, spending time with friends and family, shopping, and playing card/board games.