PMMI Podcast

Episode #28 - How Delkor Systems, Inc. is Handling Human Resources Issues During COVID-19

Guest: Patty Andersen, Vice President of Human Resources & After Market Services, Delkor Systems, Inc.

Patty Andersen, vice president of Human Resources & After Market Services for Delkor Systems, Inc. and PMMI’s vice chair, joins the UnPACKed with PMMI podcast to speak on her company’s efforts to ensure the safety and well-being of staff, how they have reassured employees that they have their best interests at heart and how other HR representatives can secure aid via the Families First Coronavirus Response Act. In fact, as a major supplier to the food supply chain, Delkor is looking to add more workers to keep up with increasing demand.

Patty Andersen

Patty Andersen
Patty Andersen

Patty Andersen is vice president of Human Resources and After Market Services at Minnesota-based Delkor Systems.  As co-owner of Delkor she has played a key role in guiding the company’s strategic vision and direction. Andersen has been very active with issues regarding workforce development.  She serves on the Foundation Board of Directors for Hennepin Technical College in Minneapolis, Minnesota and serves as an advisor for several other colleges. For the past four years she has chaired the Employee Development Committee for PMMI. On Jan. 1, 2020 Andersen became the first female in 87 years to be selected to lead her industry. For the next two years she will serve as Vice Chair of the PMMI Board of Directors followed by a two-year term as Chair of the Board beginning in 2022. Andersen earned her Bachelor and Master degrees from the University of Minnesota in Economic Development. She is an avid skier and hiker and loves the outdoors.