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    Phone: 218.477.2157
    Fax: 218.477.2123
    Location: Owens 214
    Address: Box 95 | 1104 7th Ave South | Moorhead, MN 56563



  • Hiedeman, Ann
    Chief Human Resources Officer
    Human Resources Department

    Office: OW 214B
    Phone: 218.477.2066
    Email: hiedemanan@mnstate.edu

    As the CHRO, Ann leads the department in all aspects of Human Resources most notably labor and employee relations. The CHRO serves on the Senior Executive Leadership team and the University Cabinet, as well as various University committees.

  • Osland, Melissa
    Assistant Director, Human Resources
    Human Resources Department

    Office: OW 214D
    Phone: 218.477.2158
    Email: melissa.osland@mnstate.edu

    Our Assistant Director Melissa leads our employee on-boarding and staff training programs as well as assists the CHRO with employee relations and serves on several committees. Melissa also leads several various HR projects to improve customer service to the employees of the University.

  • Graff, Sara
    Human Resources Technician 1
    Human Resources Department

    Office: OW 214
    Phone: 218.477.2067
    Email: sara.graff@mnstate.edu

    As our HR Technician, Sara is the quarterback of our human resources office. She leads the recruiting coordination, supervises our student workers and leads our workers compensation program as well as coordinates the management of the HR office.

  • Kruse, Nancy
    Human Resources Officer
    Human Resources Department

    Office: OW 214E
    Phone: 218.477.2183
    Email: krusen@mnstate.edu

    As an HR Officer, Nancy primarily works with our classified staff in several bargaining units including AFSCME, MAPE, MMA, MNA, Managerial Plan, Commissioner’s plan in the areas of recruitment, benefit orientation and coordinates the campus FMLA leave.

  • VanderLinden, Kayla
    Human Resources Officer
    Human Resources Department

    Office: OW 214C
    Phone: 218.477.2226
    Email: kayla.vanderlinden@mnstate.edu