Past Secretaries

January 2015 - December 2017
Trishya Brown, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

August, 2013 - December, 2014
Tonia Gibeault, PHR
October, 2010 - August, 2013
Cassy Van Dyke, SPHR
2008 - September, 2010
Kellie Dunn-Poggemann, SPHR

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Melanie Bruins

Melanie Bruins
Beaver Dam Community Hospital
Ph: (920) 887-4095
Term Began: 1/1/18


Melanie (Mel) Bruins joined Beaver Dam Community Hospitals, Inc. in February of 2014. She has worked as a human resources professional in Southeastern Wisconsin in a variety of different industry settings including Oshkosh Corporation and Mercury Marine. 

Working in health care was a career-long aspiration which Mel has fulfilled as Chief Talent Officer of BDCH. She is a Certified Sherpa Executive Coach, Certified 360 Facilitator through the Center for Creative Leadership and is a Just Culture Certified Champion.

Mel received her Bachelorís degree in Business Administration and Human Resources Management from Winona State University in Winona, Minn., and her MBA from UW-Oshkosh. She serves as the District Director for the Wisconsin Society for Human Resources Management and as a Board Member for the Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin.
Mel and her husband Scott enjoy spending time with their extended families, playing golf and keeping up with Wisconsinís college and professional sports teams.  


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