Pamela Hansen was appointed Vice President of Human Resources for Avalon Health Care in July of 2019. Ms. Hansen has worked in health care for almost 30 years with 18 years in long term care.
Before joining Avalon, Ms. Hansen had a 14-year career with Beverly Enterprises/Golden Living as a Region Director of Human Resources, Future Leader in Training Director and Vice President of Human Resources, Midwest Division. Most recently, she served for 3 years as Vice President of Villa HealthCare in Skokie, Illinois and Interim Vice President of NorthShore HealthCare in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Her responsibilities included providing human resources direction and support for over 200 facilities located in 11 states. In addition to her human resource responsibilities she designed, directed and oversaw the Administrator in Training Program for Golden Living meeting the licensing credential requirements in 33 states. Prior to her career in long term care, she worked at LDS Hospital and Intermountain HealthCare in human resources. She also served as Director of Human Resources for Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort.
Ms. Hansen received her education in Organizational Development and Human Resource Management at Westminster College and the University of Utah.