Russ and Jan Burton
Co-Founders of Burton Prosthetics 2002
Growing up in the Orthotic and Prosthetic industry, Russ Burton CPO-E, along with his wife Jan, dreamed of creating a Prosthetics business that would provide clients with a warm, professional, family environment. "Our goal has always been to offer the very best outcome to every person that came to us." That same thought is in every effort we achieve at Burton Prosthetics.
Retired in December of 2012, Russ and Jan enjoy having fun golfing, traveling and spending time with their 4 wonderful grandchildren, Grace, Jimmy, Muriel, and Reagan.
A Pennsylvania native, Mike earned his bachelor’s degree from Slippery Rock University and his Prosthetics and Orthotics education from Northwestern University in Chicago. Mike is a veteran of both the U.S. Army and U.S. Navy and is an ABC certified prosthetist. He has been a practitioner in the Prosthetics and Orthotics field since 1982 and is dedicated to improving people’s lives. He and his wife have two children and one grandchild.
Born and raised in Omaha, Tadd graduated from the University of Nebraska-Kearney and received his Prosthetic and Orthotic training from Century College in White Bear Lake, Minnesota. Tadd is an ABC certified prosthetist with more than 20 years of experience in the industry. Tadd and his wife have three children.
Vice President, BOCPO
Paul attained his Business Management degree from Bellevue University and received his Prosthetic and Orthotic training from Century College in White Bear Lake, Minnesota. He’s been a BOC certified prosthetist/orthotist since 2008. Paul is married and has twin daughters.
Secretary, BOCO, COF
A native of Omaha, Jeremy has been a practicing orthotics since 2008. He has earned his BOC Orthotic fitter certification in 2010 and his BOC Orthotist certification in 2013. He is a third-generation member of the industry, carrying on a proud family legacy. He and his wife have two daughters
A native of Denver, Colorado, Jennifer graduated with a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and has been working with Prosthetics and Orthotics as an office administrator for 20 years. She thoroughly enjoys people and works hard to resolve billing questions and problems that arise. Jennifer and her husband, Justin, have two daughters, Hailey and Valerie.
Brenda earned her Bachelor's Degree from Midland Lutheran College. She has 20+ years of experience interacting with customers/patients. She strives to meet their needs.
The son of Burton's own Mike Tillia, Ryan, a Pennsylvania native moved here in 1993 with his dad, mom, and sister. Ryan attended Lewis Central High School in Council Bluffs and attended college at Metropolitan Community College and Iowa Western. He| studied at Allied for his certification as an Orthotic Fitter. Ryan plans to further his education, following in his dad's footsteps. Ryan is an avid ATV/UTV rider and drag racer. He has one daughter who shares his love for the outdoors and their 3 dogs.
With three generations of family in Orthotics and Prosthetics, Sam grew up in the industry and brings over twenty years of experience as a BOC Certified Prosthetist. Sam has a special interest in socket design and helping clients reach their full potential with attention to service excellence and quality craftsmanship.
Born in Louisiana and moved around the country with military family. Moved to Omaha in 1999. Started in the O&P field in 2007, and then in 2013 became the only ABC certified technician in Nebraska. Tom is engaged with two daughters. Favorite art of his job is doing custom cosmetic finishes for patients.
I was born and raised in Nebraska. I attended Omaha College of Health Careers right out of High school where I was studying to become a Veterinarian. Before coming to work for Burton Prosthetics I was previously employed with InfoUSA for 22 years. I then moved to Anchorage Alaska In September of 2010 and worked at Anchorage Neighborhood Health Clinic. My husband then retired from the military & we moved back to Nebraska in 2013. I then began to work for Burton Prosthetics. I really enjoy working for Burton Prosthetics. I strive to put a smile on each face that walks through our doors. We as a company work very hard to make each and every patient feel as they are the most important patient we have. We strive to make our patients feel right at home here in our office.
Kristen is a native of Omaha and graduate of Creighton University and College of Saint Mary. She is the wife of Burton’s own Jeremy and they have two daughters. She has a background in insurance and education. She enjoys getting to know patients and helping the staff with day to day tasks.