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Lakewood Health System welcomes new director of education and occupational health

Lakewood Health System is pleased to welcome Roxanne (Roxy) Hejhal as its new director of education and occupational health.

Hejhal received her bachelors in organizational behavior from The College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, Minn. and her MBA from the University of Mary in Bismarck, N.D. She has held a variety of different positions in health care, most recently as Service Excellence and Organizational Effectiveness Consultant with Altru Health System in Grand Forks, N.D. Hejhal has had over a decade of management and leadership experience in communications, education programming and organizational development.

"I chose to work at Lakewood because of the reputation of the organization. The values of Lakewood closely match my personal beliefs and the atmosphere is welcoming and professional," said Hejhal. "I am excited to be part of a healthcare system that is progressive and continuously focused on providing the highest quality care for each individual."

Hejhal is originally from Motley and currently resides in Verndale. She has been married to James for 24 years and has three children, Megan, Heather and Mike. In her free time, she enjoys gardening, reading, spending time outdoors and cheering on the Vikings and Twins.