Introducing the 2019 River Camp Staff! 

Molly 

Molly Schnur-Salimbene

Community Programs Director

4th Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "River Camp is a place where anything can happen in the most amazing and unexpected ways, and I love to be a part of that!"

 

KatieK

Katie Kincaid

River Camp Scout Island Director

12th Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "Educating youth on the wonders of our natural environment through engaging, exciting activities and outdoor exploration is what River Camp is all about. I can't wait to observe the development of life long friendships, the joy in campers and staff alike, and the all around positive energy that is River Camp."

 

BrynaDF

Bryna "Bubba" DeFede

River Camp Firebaugh Director

6th Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "Making new memories and to sharing my love of the outdoors with all the campers and staff."

 

LaurenB

Lauren Black

Young Explorers Director

1st Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "I’m excited about creating a space where kid’s curiousity and excitement for nature can flourish!"

 

 Gabi

Gabi Santellano

Junior Leader Director

5th Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "When you're at camp it's easy to be your best, most fun, curious self!"

 

 AllisonS

Allison "Allie" Schindler

River Camp Firebaugh Lifeguard

1st Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "I'm so excited to share my love of River Camp and being silly with all the campers!"

 

AndrewB

Andrew Brownell

Alternate Counselor

1st Year Staff

What he's most excited about: "I am most excited to finally become a part of the team that I’ve wanted to be part of for so long. I’ve come here for 8 years as a camper 2 years as a Junior Leader, so I’m excited for year 1 as a counselor!"

 

 

 

Aubrey

Aubrey "Aubs" Olson

River Camp Scout Island Counselor

2nd Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "This summer, I am the most excited about seeing all the little faces light up when they learn all about our environment in a hands-on, fun atmosphere. "

 

BrockA

Brock Allen

River Camp Scout Island Lifeguard

1st Year Staff

What he's most excited about: "I am most excited to be able to give kid the opportunity to have a fun safe week at camp."

 

DamarisF

Damaris "Dama" Flores

River Camp Firebaugh Counselor

1st Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "What I’m most excited about this river camp season is being able to create new friendships and memories."

 

 

 EmilyH

Emily Hughes

Alternate Counselor

1st Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "I'm excited to be outdoors all summer, and learn even more about birds and plants alongside campers! "

 

 EmilyS

Emily Scarborough

River Camp Scout Island Head Counselor

3rd Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "Another summer on the river teaching kids about stewardship, and getting them excited about nature!"

 

 GiaJ

Giavanna "Gia" Jager

River Camp Scout Island Counselor

3rd Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "I am excited to spend my summer by the river while having fun and teaching the campers new and exciting things about our environment!!"

 

 JulisaG

Julisa "Jules" Garcia

River Camp Scout Island Counselor

1st Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "I'm most excited to meet people that will turn into life long friends. I have met ex-campers who have left this program with amazing stories, and I can't wait to help create that experience for other campers."

 


KellieL

Kellie Lujan

River Camp Scout Island Counselor

3rd Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "I am excited to spend the summer making memories with the staff and all the campers we will welcome into the River Camp family! "

 

 

 KenidiM

Kenidi "Kmac" MacDonald

River Camp Scout Island Counselor

1st Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "I'm most excited about meeting all the campers and going on adventures with them every day! "

 

 LauraV

Laura Villar

Young Explorers Counselor

1st Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "I honestly can’t wait to meet the campers and see how much they learn and enjoy camp!"

 

MaryanR 

Maryan Riojas

River Camp Firebaugh Head Counselor

3rd Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "I can't wait to see our returning campers again, meet a ton of new ones, play in the river, learn about the environment, and have a ton of fun! I'm also excited to be serving as Firebaugh's head counselor this summer!"

 

 MasonH

Mason Hodge

River Camp Scout Island Counselor / Lifeguard

1st Year Staff

What he's most excited about: "The personalities that come along with each individual camper."

 

 

 NaomiC

Naomi Guzman

River Camp Firebaugh Counselor

3rd Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "I'm most excited to share another summer with campers & staff! Seeing new faces and old faces is what I am looking forward to. There is no greater joy than letting your inner child out with campers, laughing nonstop, and creating lasting memories that they'll never forget! "

 

 OliviaJ

Olivia "Liv" Jones

River Camp Scout Island Counselor

2nd Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "Meeting new campers and seeing my past campers and how much they have grown!"

 

 

 PattyO

Patricia "Patty" Ortega Miranda

River Camp Firebaugh Counselor

2nd Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "Seeing all the returning campers & meeting new ones!!"

 

 SavannahB

Savannah "Sav" Blagen

River Camp Scout Island Counselor

1st Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "I am most excited about seeing all the new and returning campers, and being out on the river all summer long!"

 

 

SamS

Sam Stanley

River Camp Scout Island Counselor

2nd Year Staff

What he's most excited about: "Making sure each camper has the best week of their summer!"

 

ShirleyL

Shirley Ly

Young Explorers Counselor

2nd Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "I'm excited to meet new people and share new experiences with my campers!"

 

SpenceN

Spence Nelson

River Camp Scout Island Counselor

2nd Year Staff

What he's most excited about: "Creating a fun and safe learning environment for kids."

 

SydneyB

Sydney "Syd" Blair

River Camp Scout Island Counselor

1st Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "I’m excited to meet all the new campers. I can’t wait to teach them all about nature and still have fun."

 

VianneyV

Vianney Villalobos

River Camp Firebaugh Counselor

1st Year Staff

What she's most excited about: "I am excited to spend my summer doing outdoor activities and to meet all the new campers!"

 

WyattJ

Wyatt "Maverick" Jones

River Camp Scout Island Lifeguard

4th Year Staff

What he's most excited about: "I am looking forward to being able to run around with all the campers and enjoy the time outside!"

 

 Vicky

Vicky Kincaid

River Camp Scout Island "Happiness Police"

23rd Year Staff