Meet Our Staff – Ed Cameron

Meet Ed!

Our amazing staff does incredible work with hundreds of families every year, so we’ve decided to celebrate them through our monthly #MeetOurStaff segment!

In honor of our CEO Ed Cameron’s work anniversary (1 year with us!), we’re kicking off with some fun facts about him! Check out Ed’s answers to some of the questions we asked.

  1. My full name is Edward Charles Cameron, Jr which sounds mighty pretentious, so call me Ed.
  2. I was born on April 4.
  3. My star sign is Aries.
  4. My parents are Ed Sr. and Janice and I miss them both.
  5. I have three favorite siblings, all sisters. 
  6. My home is in Newburyport and I have lived here for 16 years.
  7. I love people who like the Beatles.
  8. My favorite activity/activities include playing guitar and singing horrifically and I love to do this because it’s fun
  9. My favorite color is blue because it reminds me of the sky.
  10. I love to say the word ineffable and my most over-used saying is probably “Sounds good.”
  11. My favorite meal involves pho and my favorite snack food is pizza.
  12. I need to have coffee every day.
  13. My favorite movie of all time is Casablanca.
  14. My all-time role model is Robert F. Kennedy because he evolved.
  15. I respect our elected officials because most people don’t realize how hard they have to work to make things better.
  16. The first concert event I ever went to was Linda Rondstadt at the Providence Civic Center and I went with high school buddies.
  17. The best thing anyone has ever said to me is, “This place is weird.”
  18. I am happy when I am with my family.
  19. I find Monty Python funny/hilarious.
  20. I am named after Richard Milhous Nixon…kidding.
  21. I have two daughters.
  22. The furthest I’ve ever been from home is China three times.
  23. My special talents are Astral projection.
  24. My hobbies are spoon bending.
  25. I have 4 pets, golden retrievers Sunny and Sammy and cats Theo and Mei/May.
  26. I wanted to be one of the Beatles when I grew up.
  27. If you’d rather share something else, share here: I once served Carly Simon a hot dog.

Tune in next month when we highlight another one of our fantastic staff members! #HFIpeeps

Meet Patty