Tyson Foods names manager of new Danville area plant


Special to the Danville Register & Bee (VA)

June 15, 2022


Tyson Foods has named Nancy Frank plant manager of its new, fully cooked chicken facility in Cane Creek Centre that is expected to begin operations in the summer of 2023.


Frank brings more 10 ten years of plant leadership experience at Tyson Foods, serving teams at three facilities in Pennsylvania and Maine.


When she began her career, Frank intended to only work a summer between college semesters at Victor F. Weaver, Inc., which later became part of Holly Farms. However, after recognizing the growth opportunities available, she finished her degree while working as a production supervisor for Tyson, which acquired Holly Farms in 1989.


“I was working an hourly position on night shift to pay for college while raising my son,” said Frank. “Along the way, I’ve had opportunities to broaden my knowledge and scope, preparing me for my current role.”


Before leading facility operations, Frank worked across the company in food safety, industrial engineering and continuous improvement...