Leadership team


David Albrecht


David Albrecht is the president of Owatonna Hospital. Prior to joining Owatonna, Albrecht was the interim chief executive officer of St. Joseph's Hospital in Huntingburg, Ind. He was previously executive vice president for Bellin Health in Green Bay, Wisc. where he led the operations of Bellin Hospital including its employed primary care medical group and an affiliated HMO.

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Anne Draeger, RN

director of patient care

Anne Draeger is the director of patient care of Owatonna Hospital. Prior to her promotion, Draeger was the manager of Owatonna Hospital's Emergency Department and has served as manager of Surgical Services. With more than 30 years of nursing and leadership experience, Draeger oversees the practice of nursing and patient care delivery; planning, development and execution of clinical programs; and has accountability for patient safety. Draeger's educational background includes a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Winona State University and a master’s degree in transcultural nursing and nursing leadership. She holds the American Nurses Association board certification of Nurse Executive-Advanced.


Mark Gillen

director of finance and operations

Mark Gillen is the director of finance and operations at Owatonna Hospital. Gillen is responsible for the hospital's financials and oversees the operational departments.


Brenda Kollar

director of human resources

Brenda Kollar is director of Human Resources at Owatonna Hospital. She administers human resource policies, benefits and compensation programs, employee-relation services and labor-management relation services.

Prior to joining Owatonna Hospital, Kollar was the Human Resources manager at Bosch Automotive Solutions for 15 years.  

Kollar's educational background includes a bachelor's degree in Human Resources from Winona State University.