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Business Team Spotlight: Meet Cameron Burton

It takes a lot of planning and coordination to support the variety of operations at the Thompson Center. Our Business Team is one of the behind-the-scenes groups that makes it all possible! Over the next few weeks, we’ll be spotlighting the members of this team and looking into how they keep the Thompson Center running. In this spotlight, we will meet our Business Operations Associate II, Cameron Burton.

How long have you worked for the Thompson Center?

I have been with the Thompson Center for just over eight years now. I have worked as an Office Support Assistant, Executive Assistant, and now Business Operations Associate.

What are your main job duties?

My job involves a little bit of everything! As Dr. Sheinkopf’s assistant, I coordinate meetings and manage appointments. I put together metrics for a variety of reports, process improvement projects, and whatever other tasks the business team needs done.

Where are you from?

I grew up in Centralia, MO, where I still reside with my partner and son.

What is your educational background?

I have a bachelor’s degree in health science from Mizzou.

Where did you work before you came to the Thompson Center?

I was a Patient Service Representative at Ellis Fischel Cancer Center.

What is your favorite thing about working at the Thompson Center?

Making a difference, our amazing providers, and my coworkers!

When you’re not working, what do you enjoy doing?

I like to read, spend time with my family, and do puzzles.