Our Team

Donna Donze – Paralegal

Growing up in a small town outside of Ste. Genevieve, Donna joined the workforce immediately after high school. After gaining experience in various positions such as inventory control and purchasing, she received her paralegal certificate. Starting in 1991, Donna worked for the state of Missouri, until she joined the Ste. Genevieve County Prosecuting Attorney's office in 1996. Donna accepted the position with The Law Office of Lance R. Drury in 2011 and works as the paralegal currently.

Liz Kertz – Legal Assistant

Born and raised in Ste. Genevieve, Liz Kertz graduated from Southeast Missouri State University with a legal assistant associate's degree. After graduation, she moved to St. Louis to work for a small law firm with seven attorneys and two law clerks, but eventually moved back to Ste. Genevieve to work for the Circuit Clerk's office in Ste. Genevieve County. After 21 years of experience, she accepted the position with The Law Office of Lance R. Drury where she acts as the legal assistant.

Erica Naeger – Legal Assistant

Born and raised in Ste. Genevieve, Erica moved to St. Louis and started working for IKON Office Solutions. After gaining work experience, she decided to take a position with Monsanto Company in the purchasing department. While working for Monsanto, Erica graduated from St. Louis University with a B.S. degree in business. After 12 years at Monsanto, Erica decided on a career change. Erica opened a small baking business, which she continues working on a part-time basis. Erica joined The Law Office of Lance R. Drury in 2013 as a legal assistant.

Terri K. Basler-Grither – Legal Assistant

Terri was born and raised in Ste. Genevieve, and immediately after graduating high school entered into the workforce. She has 15 years of experience in banking where she worked as a teller, loan processing and maintenance, and handled customer service duties. In 2003, she bought Sweet Things of Ste. Genevieve, and after 13 years of entrepreneurship, sold her small retail business. In April 2015, Terri has taken a position with The Law Office of Lance R. Drury as a legal assistant.

Robert Kavaliauskas – Tax Resolution Consultant

Born and raised in Connecticut, Robert grew up swimming in lakes during the summer and skiing in the mountains of New England during the winter. After working in manufacturing after high school, he graduated with an accounting degree from Western Connecticut State University in May 2004. In 2005, he moved to Missouri after accepting a Revenue Officer position with Internal Revenue Service in Cape Girardeau, Mo. After working at the IRS for 8 years, Robert went on to work for the Knights of Columbus in Ste Genevieve, MO and Express Scripts, Inc. in St Louis, MO. He accepted a position with The Law Office of Lance R Drury in 2018.

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