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Employee Spotlight: William Switzer

February 9, 2024

Employee spotlight time! Get to know William Switzer, who was recently elevated to be a Partner here at Cooper. 

 

What’s your hometown?  Cooper, Texas

 

What’s your alma mater?  University of North Texas for my BBA, and University of Dallas for my MS and MBA.

 

Describe your role at Cooper.  I manage the team which supports our business in the areas of Finance, IT, HR, Insurance and Legal.

 

What’s your favorite thing about working at Cooper?  The abundance of opportunities which exist for myself and others.

 

Do you have a hidden talent?  Making stained glass. To my knowledge, I’ve crafted the largest Dallas Cowboys stained glass tribute this world has ever seen!

 

What is one thing you can’t live without?  Books

 

What do your weekends look like?  I have three kids – they are my weekends!

 

What’s your favorite restaurant?  My mother’s house 🙂

 

What’s your dream vacation?  What’s a vacation?

 

What do you listen to on the way to work?  News podcasts: The Wall Street Journal Tech News Briefing, NPR Up First, Marketplace