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Widseth welcomes employees
Cheryl Malecha has joined Widseth’s Human Resources team in Baxter, and Miles Strain, CP, RPP, has joined Widseth as the Aerial Services Manager in Grand Forks, N.D.
Malecha has more than 20 years of experience designing and implementing initiatives across all human resource processes. She holds a bachelor of administration in communications and talent development from Metropolitan State University in St. Paul.
She is responsible for ensuring high-quality professional talent is attracted, retained, and developed. She also creates and executes learning strategies and programs to help employees advance their skills to improve quality of work, productivity, and retention.
Strain is an American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) certified photogrammetrist with more than 35 years of experience in the geospatial industry. He holds a Bachelor of Science in geography and a minor in cartography from the University of Wisconsin, River Falls.
He is responsible for the oversight and overall performance of Widseth’s aerial mapping/geospatial department. He directs planning, project scoping and design, production utilization, and staff management. Strain will also manage client relations, scheduling, and budget management.
Widseth is a multi-discipline firm of more than 200 employees providing architecture, engineering, land surveying, and environmental services. Its offices are located in Brainerd, Alexandria, Bemidji, Crookston, East Grand Forks, Forest Lake, Mankato, and Rochester, and Grand Forks, N.D. More information is available at Widseth.com