J Summer Camps Leaders 2015
Highly-skilled staff provide encouragement and guidance for J campers.
Campers participate in programs and activities designed to foster learning, growth, creativity, teamwork and fun. Instruction from arts and crafts, music, nature, outdoor adventure and sports specialists help discover hidden talents.
Deb Cohen & Lauren Chavin, Doobim and K Ton Ton Unit Heads
"We are SOOOO looking forward to swimming with the K Ton Ton 'fish,' singing camp songs and being SILLY."
Share your silly songs with us...
Jen McGowan, Maccabim and MiniMac Unit Head
This summer, we will learn to be responsible for ourselves, our friends, and the earth. We'll enjoy nature hikes, field activities, growing a garden and meeting new friends.
Maureen Marchachos, Chaverim Unit Head
"I am excited for summer to begin...to see the artwork campers will create and watch them excel in swim lessons. I'm also looking forward to observing Shabbat as a unit so we can bond with other Chaverim campers."
Michael DeCrecenzo, Tsophim Unit Head
"This is my first year as unit head at J Summer Camps. I look forward to seeing friendships form as well as which electives will be most popular among the campers."
Kim O'Neill, Club 78 Unit Head
It's awesome to work with this age group, including many kids who also participate in J-Team during the school year. We are going to absorb their energy to create fun, new exciting adventures and perform community service.
Bill Ferguson, CIT Unit Head
"I am excited to mentor and help aid in the development of the Counselors In Training. As a team we will strive to become the best counselors for future JCC Summer Camps."
Bethany Young, Director of Kehillah Program - Inclusion Camp Coordinator
"We are thrilled to offer 8 camp weeks to campers of all abilities. I am excited to witness all of our campers successes this summer, and look forward to their smiling faces each morning."
Louis Lasko, Director of J Summer Camps
"I am excited to see our campers return for another awesome year at J-Camps, and predict there is much fun ahead! My favorite part of camp is watching old friendships rekindled and new ones being formed."