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Leadership

Find contact information for members of Minneapolis VA Health Care System's leadership team.
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Patrick J. Kelly FACHE

Director

VA Minneapolis health care

Phone: 612-725-2101

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Kristin Nichol MD, MPH, MBA

Acting Chief of Staff

VA Minneapolis health care

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Teresa Tungseth MN, RN, NEA-BC

Nurse Executive

VA Minneapolis health care

Phone: 612-467-2103

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Kurt E. Thielen

Associate Director

VA Minneapolis health care

Phone: 612-467-4194

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Amy Archer MSW, LICSW

Associate Director/Chief Experience Officer

VA Minneapolis health care

Phone: 612-629-7377