Business Briefs for Dec. 17

Heemeyer is new human resources department manager for North Star

Marcy Heemeyer recently began work as department manager of the Human Resources department for North Star Mutual Insurance Company, Cottonwood. Before coming to North Star, Heemeyer was the president and CEO of the United Way of Southwest Minnesota in Marshall. A Springfield native, Heemeyer graduated with a bachelor of science degree in human development and family studies with a minor in criminal justice. Heemeyer lives in Marshall with her husband, Adam, and their son, Cash.