News | Published December 23, 2019

Drew Brungard named director of labor and employee relations, human resources

Drew Brungard, director, labor and employee relations, human resources, Mount Nittany Health

Mount Nittany Health is pleased to announce that Drew Brungard has been named director of labor and employee relations in the human resources department at Mount Nittany Health.

We are committed to providing a positive workplace and the best possible clinical environment. To help us further our focus on this goal, Drew will take on the newly created role of director of employee and labor relations and continue to strengthen our employee-focused culture.

“Our people are what make Mount Nittany Health special,” says Brungard. “I look forward to nurturing our strengths and helping build towards our future.”

Drew joined Mount Nittany Health human resources in 2013 and was promoted to support employee and labor relations as a specialist in 2017. He earned his bachelor’s degree from The Pennsylvania State University and his Master of Arts in Employment and Labor Relations from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Upon completing his education, he worked for the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) in Los Angeles, California. As a field examiner with the NLRB, he worked directly with employees, unions and employers to constructively resolve their labor relations issues. Drew has also worked at UPMC and Geisinger health systems.

Drew can be reached via email at, or by phone at x7115.