Who We Are.

Meet Ecumen’s caring and committed professionals.

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Danielle Olson

Executive Director

Contact: DanielleOlson@ecumen.org
Phone: 218-844-7136
Address: 1415 Madison Ave, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501

Danielle has worked for Ecumen since 2010, and joined the Ecumen Detroit Lakes campus in 2019. Danielle started as Director of Housing & Community Services at Ecumen managed Heritage Community in Park Rapids. She was also Executive Director for Ecumen managed Sunnyside Care Center in Lake Park, MN.

Danielle has a BA from Concordia College, Moorhead MN in Healthcare Administration and Long Term Care Administration.

Danielle’s favorite part about working in long term care is the ability to make a difference in someone’s life each day.


Bridget Okeson

Director of Nursing
Phone: 218-844-7131

Bridget Okeson started working at Ecumen Detroit Lakes, in 1999. She started out her nursing career as a CNA and continued to work her way up. Through hard work Bridget was able to earn her RN degree from M-State Fergus Falls, in 2001. In 2017, Bridget was named Director of Nursing.

Bridget believes that it takes a team to be successful and that no one job is more important than the others.

Bridget says her favorite part of her job is connecting with people. She loves talking to residents, co-workers, and staff. She says she became a nurse because she enjoys helping people and making a difference.

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