Primrose of Mankato Hires New Sales Director


MANKATO, MN – Primrose Retirement Community of Mankato has hired Lori Pietsch to be their new Sales Director.  In this role, Pietsch will oversee all marketing and sales efforts, as well as public relations events and community outreach, for the independent living and assisted living community.  She began her duties on September 18th.

Lori Pietsch

Lori Pietsch

Pietsch is a graduate of Mankato State University and also holds a degree in business education.  She brings 25 years of experience in the insurance and financial services industry with her to Primrose.  “I am excited to be a part of the energy and excitement around recruiting future residents of this beautiful community,” Pietsch said.

“Lori is a welcome addition to the Primrose team,” said Primrose Executive Director Karen Pehrson.  “We’re very excited to have her.  Lori’s knowledge, experience, and passion will help Primrose continue in our mission of providing the best living experience and highest quality of life for our residents.”

Primrose Retirement Community of Mankato, located at 1360 Adams Street, consists of 34 independent living apartments and 23 assisted-living apartments.

Primrose Retirement Communities, LLC, headquartered in Aberdeen, South Dakota, provides high-quality independent living, assisted living, and memory care communities across the country which specialize in personalized services and resident-focused care.  Founded in 1989, the mission of Primrose Retirement Communities is to create a happy and healthy living environment for seniors.  From the opening of the first Primrose community in Aberdeen in 1991, Primrose has grown to include over 35 locations in 17 states.

For additional information, please contact Dan Smilloff, Communications Manager, at or by calling 605-226-3300 ext. 3982.