Laura Wilson

Tieszen Home Administrator


 Graduation from Marion High school in 1981. Graduated from the University of South Dakota in 1985 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Health Services Administration. Began working at Tieszen Memorial Home in 1978 when she was 15 years old. She is married to Jim Wilson, who is the Ag Education Teacher in Lennox, SD. They have two children, Erin and Alex. Live on an acreage that they built just north of Marion where they raise sheep. She keeps herself busy with the state nursing home association, South Dakota Healthcare Association, being a member of the Marion Business and Professional Association and Parker Chamber of Commerce. She also is a volunteer for the Turner County 4-H program. In the past she was a member of the Turner County 4-H Leaders Association, Turner County Extension Board, Marion Ambulance Service and Marion Economic Development Corporation. She is member of the Salem-Zion Mennonite Church. In her spare time she enjoys traveling and cruising to warm destinations, high school basketball games and college football games.