As Winona Health’s chief human resources officer Wade’s responsibilities include all aspects of human resources management, compliance and risk management, labor relations and administration, organizational development and benefit administration.
Wade most recently served as Director of Human Resources, Volunteer Services and Spiritual Care at Maple Grove Hospital in Maple Grove, Minn. She has nearly 30 years of experience in Human Resources, including serving as vice president of Corporate Compliance, Human Resources and HIPAA Privacy at healthcare organizations in Indiana. In addition to her full-time Human Resources roles, Wade also taught at the College of Technology Leadership and Innovation at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind.
Wade graduated from Bemidji State University and is a Certified Senior Professional in Human Resource Management and a member of the Society for Human Resource Management.
Kathy J. Wade
Chief Human Resources Officer