Employee Stories

Administrative Coordination with Angel Alcazar

Stories in: Support Services

Angel Alcazar is an Administrative Coordinator here at Lurie Children’s and has been with us since 2011. In his words, healthcare has always been the industry the Angel has chosen to “dwell” in.   ...

Making Moves with Zachary Romanski

Stories in: Support Services

Zachary  Romanski  is a Senior Interpreter & Translator in the Family Services Department. He’s been here with  us at Lurie Children’s for 5 years, but his passion for communication spans for years...

Focusing On The Vision with Preston Blackburn

Stories in: Diversity & Inclusion , Support Services

Preston Blackburn is the cheery and warm-hearted Project Manager for the Physician Engagement team. He’s been with us here at Lurie Children’s for a little over a year now. Initially, Preston was...

Data Analytics and Development at Lurie Children’s with Rachel Foote

Stories in: Support Services , Research

The first thing you should know about Rachel Foote is that she’s passionate about her job and is willing to work hard to get what she wants. In her five years at Lurie Children’s, she’s transitione...

Five Tips for Being an Effective Outreach Manager at Lurie Children's with Paula Nowak

Stories in: Support Services

Are you interested in becoming an Outreach Manager at Lurie Children's? Before you apply, Paula Nowak, Manager of Physician Services at Lurie Children's, has the tips to help you succeed. As a...

Caring Goes Further Than Medicine at Lurie Children's with Amy Diaz

Stories in: Support Services

Amy Diaz vividly remembers her journey to joining the team at Lurie Children's. "We were still applying on paper," she recalls. After driving to the human resources building and handing in her...