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Manager Project

Irvine, CA, 92618
February 23, 2015

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Galen Bechtold

954-***-**** - cell

Top Accomplishments:

Jackson Healthcare:

. Provided hospital staffing opportunities for over 300 healthcare

professionals throughout the US

AMN Healthcare:

. TX - Project Manager - Aegis MSP / Helped implement and manage a

Registry / Per Diem staffing program for Physical Therapy

professionals in 6 States.

. KS - Branch Manager - Effectively executed a large MSP Action Plan in


. FL - 2011 - Increased average and gross margin contributions per month

by over 8% and $45,000 respectively.

. FL - Allied Sales Leader 1st and 2nd Quarter 2010 and Top Sales Leader


Bechtold Bros Farms.

. Grew and maintained a successful farming and livestock operation over

a span of 20 years.


November 2013 - February 2015. Jackson Healthcare: Orlando FL.

Successfully worked with Acute Care Hospitals across the US, providing

qualified solutions for their staffing needs.

October 2002 - October 2013: AMN Healthcare: Boca Raton, FL., Kansas

City, KS, Irving TX. In FL, as a Regional Account Manager, I maintained a

successful book of business staffing Hospitals throughout the US.. In KS,

as the Nursefinders Branch Manager, I oversaw and managed a recruiting /

sales team that contacted healthcare professionals and medical facilities

in the Kansas City metro area staffing qualified personnel for their

Nursing and Allied Healthcare needs. Also I worked extensively with the

St. Luke's Healthcare System MSP. While in TX I was the Project Manager

that established an Allied per diem MSP, staffing Rehab professionals.

September 2001 - October 2002: Union Financial Services, Coral Springs,

FL. As assistant manager, I supervised sales associates within this

Financial Consultation firm, marketing a financial program and providing

guidance to existing clients.

July 1999 - August 2001: US Government - USAID, Kyiv, Ukraine. I reported

the progress and provided production and financial consultation to

developing business enterprises that were being sponsored by the US

Government throughout all areas of Ukraine.

March 1995 - July 1999: Global Ag Management, Kyiv, Ukraine: Executive

Operations Manager in Sumy, Ukraine. I directed all operations for the

farming enterprise, import and export trade and provided production and

financial management as required. As a consultant for USAID, I trained the

local Ukrainian businesses in areas of finance, production and management.

March 1979 - Present: Bechtold Brothers Farms & Horton Feed and Fertilizer

Co., Horton, KS. I was Owner/partner and CEO of the family's 10,000 acre

grain and livestock farming operation. This also included a wholesale /

retail agricultural input sale and service operation, grain storage and

merchandising and a crop insurance sales enterprise.

Education: BA in Biology/Business, Kansas State College.

Graduate School / assistant Biology department.

Military: Kansas Army National Guard.

Community: VP of USD 430 School Board '86 - '92. / Member of

Kansas Jaycees.

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