Nelson named director of HR Thomas P. Rasmusson, president and CEO, Avera Queen of Peace Health Services, has announced that Christopher A. Nelson has accepted the position of director of human resources at Avera Queen of Peace, Mitchell.
Nelson, a native of Northfield, MN, earned a bachelor of science degree in business administration and management, with emphasis on human resources management, from The University of South Dakota. He was most recently employed as the human resources manager by Target Corporation in Bradenton, FL. Prior to that, Nelson was the human resources director and regional manager for Oetting's, Inc. in Lincoln, NE.
Nelson and his wife, Alicia, a native of Vermillion, are the parents of Marcus, 10; Parker, 9; and Madison, 7. The family resides in Mitchell.