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Julie Lux, CEO
Julie works extensively nationwide to provide healthcare professionals with intermediate and long-standing recruiting solutions in accordance with individual physicians, large group practices, academic medical centers, cancer centers, governmental and hospital clients. In conjunction with her broad range of recruit and client interactions, Julie possesses more than 25 years of management experience highlighted by relationship building, product and account management, and a broad range of successful professional placements. Julie recognizes the critical leadership skills necessary for organizational success, the importance of clinical and financial outcomes, and the need for cultural fit. Julie's expertise is uniquely sustained by her attention to detail, her work ethic, her integrity, and her determination to provide candidates and clients with the tools and experience to succeed.Julie is the CEO of Cancer CarePoint, Inc., a nationally recognized firm dedicated to oncology-specific recruiting since 1994.
With more than 27 years of healthcare experience and 25 years in the oncology-specific recruiting industry, Julie has developed an expertise in the placement of physicians, allied health professionals, administrators, and nurses into institutional leadership, clinical and clinical faculty positions. After founding Cancer CarePoint in 1994 as a woman-owned operation, the firm grew through conduct of literally hundreds of assignments and searches each year for clients throughout the country. Julie's commitment to managing all aspects of the search process through client defined needs, including candidate recruitment, interviewing and negotiations, has resulted in Cancer CarePoint achieving top retention rates among placed candidates. Knowledgeable about current trends in the oncology industry for hospitals and clinical staff alike, Julie delivers exceptionally qualified candidates. Additionally, in her role as Director, she effectively merges her extensive management and healthcare expertise to successfully identify and evaluate the skills and competence of the healthcare executive.
Mignon Young, Permanent Placement Consultant
Mignon Young has been with Cancer CarePoint for over 15 years serving as a Placement Consultant responsible for business development, cultivating client relations, and matching the “right fit” of qualified professionals with rewarding job opportunities. Mignon’s success stems from her attentiveness to each client and provider in understanding their specific needs in order to create valuable connections. Delivering top-notch customer service is essential to Mignon.
Prior to Cancer CarePoint, Mignon worked in the legal and information technology industries as a Paralegal and Network Administrator Assistant. Mignon earned her Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Computer Information Systems from DeVry University. Mignon’s educational background, work experience and natural insight continues to help her enhance the skill and understanding needed to form and preserve enduring relationships with both clients and providers to achieve positive, long-term job placements.
Melody Cristo, CPC, Permanent Placement Consultant
Melody Cristo, an experienced physician recruiter providing services exclusively to the health care industry for more than 14 years, demonstrates a proven track record in physician recruitment. She leverages her extensive industry knowledge to build lasting relationships with candidates and clients, offering an informed perspective on the healthcare job market and hiring trends.
Prior to joining CancerCarePoint in 2013, Melody held roles of progressive responsibility within a nationally recognized Physician Staffing Firm, where she led her division with visionary growth. She prides herself on being highly skilled in negotiating contracts with physician and health systems to ensure optimal satisfaction for her customers. She is now back to her recruiting roots with Cancer CarePoint, and is poised to provide creative recruiting strategies to find the right fit for both the client and the physician, of which she serves.
When she's not working, Melody may be found cycling, cooking, spending time with family, and serving her community. She is a proud Military Spouse, with one daughter and is an avid Foodie and self-proclaimed movie critic.
Benjamin J. Priore, Marketer, Radiation Oncology Locum Division
Priore began his career with Cancer CarePoint in 2005, bringing with him 7 years of sales, marketing, and consulting experience. His initial position with our company was in the role of physician recruiter, where he has been able to develop close ties with the physician segment and uncover trends in their field. Benjamin earned his Bachelor's of Science Degree in Business Marketing, and he also has his Master's of Business Administration from Georgia State University with a double concentration in International Business and Organizational Management. Mr. Priore’s work experience allows him to make genuine and beneficial connections between clients and providers. Whether working with private practice, freestanding, academic, or hospital-based clientele to fulfill their needs, Mr. Priore's past and present experience provides excellent results. In addition, he enjoys the niche community of Radiation Oncology, as it has allowed him to forge strong, lasting relationships with many in the industry.
Armanda Vernon, Radiation Oncology Recruiter
Bio coming soon.
Sarah Roe, Senior Marketing Coordinator, Medical Oncology, Allied Health & Nursing
Sarah Roe is a graduate of the University of Iowa with a Bachelor of Science degree in Healthcare Marketing. After serving as a marketing director with a physical therapy firm in Florida, she joined the Cancer CarePoint team in 1997 tasked with the role of establishing the Medical Oncology Division. Since that time, she has assisted more than a 200 clients with their staffing needs in her role as a Client Advocate. Her active management philosophy of servicing client relationships identifies issues in the client recruiting process before they become problems that threaten the viability of the client's business and their potential recruits. More than 10 years since beginning her partnership with Cancer CarePoint, Sarah proudly continues to contribute to the firm's reputation for delivering recruiting solutions of the highest quality and continuity in the Allied Health and Medical Oncology marketplaces.
LaQueshette Morris-Whitlock, Medical Oncology, Medical Physics & Dosimetry Recruiter
LaQueshette "Q" Morris is Cancer CarePoint's Medical Oncology, Medical Physics & Dosimetry locum tenens recruiter. She has been with the company since 2005. LaQueshette has earned at Bachelors Degree in Managerial Science at Georgia State University. With almost 10 years of customer service experience with a focus in both customer behavior and purchase fulfillment, LaQueshette brings a skill set filled with productive interaction and a true ability to uncover individual pursuits that can be matched to meet their specialized needs.