Meeting Your Staffing Needs: The Leadership Team of Allied Professionals, Inc.


Patricia Mulligan, President, RN, BSN, MS

Patricia Mulligan has more than thirty years of experience managing home care staffing agencies, consulting, and hospital nursing. This experience gave her the inspiration to start her own medical, dental, and home care staffing agency, Allied Professionals, Inc., in 1989. Her goal has always been to become the best employer possible by providing experienced health care professionals with flexible work opportunities, at competitive pay rates and traditional benefits. This enables API to work with clients throughout the Twin Cities health care community as a partner committed to providing uninterrupted, exceptional patient care.

Suzi Shuman, Executive Director of Operations

Suzi joined Allied Professionals, Inc. in 1991 with experience in both hospital and home care. Today her skill set has expanded to include a broad set of health care settings. She is responsible for the company’s direction and growth. Her ability to strategically plan and develop, maintain relationships with business and community leaders, and manage a successful customer service and sales team have allowed her to be successful. Suzi consults with businesses and individuals to be most effective within the health care industry and beyond. In her time away from API, she is an avid supporter to various health related causes and volunteers her time by speaking on their behalf.

Sharon Mulligan, Director of Human Resources

Sharon has been with Allied Professionals, Inc. since it opened in 1989. Sharon has had the opportunity to work in all areas of the business from payroll and billing to staffing and management. Today, Sharon is the HR Director of API, which includes multiple roles as recruiter/hiring manager, AA Officer, WC & Benefits Coordinator, and Unemployment Representative while managing the day-to-day operations of API.

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