MN Community Measurement is pleased to announce Melissa Vaughn as its newest board member. Vaughn is Director of Employee Health & Wellness for The Schwan Food Company. Her role includes overseeing strategy, design and implementation of the Employee Health & Wellness program for 12,000 employees and their families. The Schwan Food Company has been recognized numerous times for its health and wellness efforts. The company was named as one of the “Healthiest Employers of the Twin Cities Area” by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal, and ComPsych recognized the company as a Silver Award winner of the 8th Annual Health at Work Awards. The company was also named a finalist in Minnesota Business Magazine’s Leaders in Health Care Awards for Worksite Wellness Programming.
Vaughn also serves on the Wellness & Human Performance Center Advisory Council for Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall, Minnesota.
Vaughn received her master’s degree in Exercise Physiology from the University of Northern Colorado.