Hanson Hired as Nutrition & Food Services Director

  • December 19, 2022
Nutrition & Food Services Director Kelsey Hanson
Nutrition & Food Services Director Kelsey Hanson

Kelsey Hanson was recently hired as nutrition and food services director at Brookings Health System.  

Hanson has eight years of food service industry experience. Prior to joining Brookings Health, Hanson worked for Aramark on the South Dakota State University campus as the catering director. She holds an associates in marketing and management and hospitality and tourism from Lake Area Technical College in Watertown.

As the nutrition and food services director, Hanson will plan and direct dietary operations for Brookings Health System and manage all dietary staff. She will also oversee the preparation, storage, delivery and service of food to all patients, residents, staff patrons and ensure proper sanitation and food safety measures are followed. She will also be responsible for ordering necessary food, supplies and equipment.

For more information on job opportunities available at Brookings Health System, please visit brookingshealth.org/jobs.

About Brookings Health System

Brookings Health System, located in Brookings, South Dakota, includes a 49-bed hospital, the 79-bed The Neighborhoods at Brookview nursing home, Brookhaven Estates senior living apartments, Yorkshire Eye Clinic & Optical, and medical clinics in Arlington, White and Volga, South Dakota. It is a non-profit, city-owned facility that offers the community a full range of inpatient, outpatient, emergency and extended care services. Brookings Hospital provides local access to doctors in Brookings and offers robotic da Vinci surgery and Mako robotic-arm assisted procedures, making it one of the premier rural community hospitals in South Dakota. For more information about the services offered at Brookings Health System, please call (605) 696-9000 or visit us on the Web at brookingshealth.org.