Board Election Bio – Wendy Nelson

Wendy has been a licensed long term care administrator since March 2000 and a certified assisted living manager since the first year it was available in Iowa, 2002.  She currently serves as the administrator at Prairie View Campus in Sanborn, overseeing the operations of the 18-unit independent living complex, 16-unit assisted living complex, 16-bed CCDI unit and 57-bed skilled nursing facility.  She has experience on dealing with several different levels of care, services, agencies, regulations and cliental.

Ms. Nelson truly believes if you are going to join a group and volunteer your time, then give it 120% or go home.  In the IHCA area, Wendy has been an active member of the Public Relations Committee since 2003, serving as the committee’s Co-President the past 2 years, and recently joined the Education Committee this past year.

She has also served terms as the NW District Director at Large, 2 terms as a Vice-President on the Executive Committee, and the past 2 years on the board as a District-at-Large representative.

Wendy Nelson is honored to be a part of IHCA and all that it represents and would love the opportunity to continue to serve on the IHCA board in the role of Director at Large and give back to her industry.