Employee Spotlight: Mayra Lemus, NRCMA/Vaccine Manager

Employee Spotlight

We are very excited to highlight one of our most valuable assets, our employees! Each month, get to know the HPC team in a fun new way.

Mayra LemusName: Mayra Lemus

Department: Pediatric Medical/Vaccines

Title: Nationally Registered Certified Medical Assistant (NRCMA)/Vaccine Manager

Primary work location: Olathe

How long have you worked at HPC?  

It will be two years in August.

How did you get into your field of work?

Since I was young, I have admired health care workers and knew I wanted to serve my community in that way.

Do you speak any other languages? If yes, which ones?

I speak English and Spanish.

Do you have a favorite quote? If yes, what is it?

“Where there is hope, there is faith, where there is faith, miracles happen.”

What values are important to you?

Health, integrity, faith, independence, accountability and compassion.

What is something about you that would surprise people?

Mayra Lemus and TeamI salsa dance.

What is on your “bucket” list?

I would like to travel to Rome and go skydiving.

What is your favorite food?

My favorite food is my homemade Mexican food and Italian food.

What is your favorite movie?

“Taken” with Liam Neeson.

What is your favorite hobby?

I enjoy cooking and spending time with my family.

Are you an animal lover?  If yes, how many pets do you have and what kind are they?

I do not have any pets.