Greg Cameron

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Full Name: Gregory C. Cameron

Address as: Greg

Company: The Joffrey Ballet

Work Title: Executive Director

Work Address: 10 East Randolph, Chicago, IL 60601

Work Phone: 312.386.8948 

Work Email:  gcameron [at] joffrey [dot] org

Assistant Name: Christine O'Brien

Assistant Phone: 312.386.8972

Assistant Email: cobrien [at] joffrey [dot] org

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Spouse/Partner:  Greg Thompson

Joffrey Director Since: 2013

Term Ending: N/A

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Bio:

Greg Cameron leads The Joffrey Ballet as Executive Director with extensive strategic leadership, community partnership and development experience at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), the Art Institute of Chicago and the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs. Highlights of his three decades-long career here include cutting his teeth at the Department of Cultural Affairs before rising through the ranks at the MCA to become Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations. He then joined the Art Institute as the Director of Foundation and Corporate Relations before returning to the MCA to serve in various head positions, culminating as Deputy Director and Chief Development Officer. Most recently, he served as COO at WTTW/WFMT, where he started as Executive Vice President and Chief Development Officer in 2008.

Cameron has served as an Adjunct Professor in Arts Administration of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and as an Adjunct Professor in Museum Practices at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Cameron currently serves as a member on the board of numerous cultural and community institutions, including Forefront, Enrich Chicago and the UIC Chancellor's Leadership Board. He has also served on multiple committees throughout the years, including the School of the Art Institute Fashion Committee, the UIC Visiting Committee - College of Architecture and the Arts, Chicago Community Trust LGBT Committee, Terra Foundation's Art Design Chicago Advisory Committee, Choose Chicago and the Obama Presidential Library/Museum at UIC Committee. Greg is a State Street Commissioner.