Cameron Fure, a graduate of Marquette Senior High School and Northern Michigan University, became active professionally in the Labor Movement in 2010. He has worked with the United Food and Commercial Workers Local 876 in Detroit, the Michigan Nurses Association, and the Minnesota Nurses Association. He currently works as Political Organizer with MNA Minnesota in Saint Paul.
UP native Cameron Fure recounts his experiences in Marquette working for Getz’s Department Store, where he gained life-changing experience and knowledge through his mentorship with the late Rocky Getz. Cameron says this kind of opportunity was possible because of Marquette’s and the UP’s special qualities.