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Louisville Regional Office

Meet Our Leadership Team

Karen Gooden

Director: Karen Gooden

Karen Gooden was appointed as Director of the Louisville Regional Office on December 9, 2018. Previously she has served as the Director of the Honolulu Regional Office and as the Assistant Director of the Boston, Manchester, and White River Junction VA Regional Offices. Ms. Gooden is a U. S. Army Veteran.


Michael C. Fairchild

Assistant Director: Michael C. Fairchild

Michael C. Fairchild was appointed to this position in June 2009. Since May 2007, he served as a Veterans Service Center Manager.


Laura Kuerzi-Rodgers

Veterans Service Center Manager: Laura Kuerzi-Rodgers

Laura Kuerzi-Rodgers was promoted to this position in August 2009. Prior to her appointment, she was Assistant Veterans Service Center Manager at the Roanoke RO.


Tameel Benders

Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E) Officer: Tameel Benders

Tameel Benders was promoted to this position in October 2018. Prior to her appointment, she was Assistant Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Officer at the Louisville RO.


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Fiduciary Hub Manager: Vacant


Chief SSD

Chief, Support Services Division: Richard L. Frymire

Richard L. Frymire was promoted to this position in January 2018. Prior to his appointment he served as a Veterans Service Representative in the Louisville RO.