Peter E. Wasberg

Director, Human Resources and Safety

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Pete Wasberg joined Otter Tail Power Company in 1991. Since then he has held various positions in the company’s Customer Service Centers at Milbank, South Dakota; and Bemidji, Hallock, and Crookston, Minnesota; advancing to Division Manager in 1997 and to Area Manager in 2002. Wasberg was named Manager, Human Resources, in 2004 and Director, Human Resources and Safety, in 2008. In this role he is accountable for leading the company's human resources and safety functions, including compensation and benefits, labor relations, employee relations, organizational development, compliance, and training.

Born in Park Ridge, Illinois, Wasberg grew up in Fergus Falls, Minnesota. He earned a bachelor of arts degree in 1990 from Concordia College, Moorhead, Minnesota, where he majored in both business administration and psychology. Wasberg has served and serves on various boards within the Otter Tail Power Company service area.