Camp Staff

 Camp Coordinators

  Jenna – Camp Coordinator

Hello Everyone! My name is Jenna Bentley and recently graduated from Wilfrid Laurier University. This will now be my third year with Mohawk College Summer Camp! Outside of camp I enjoy spending time with friends and family as well as playing the guitar and cooking. I have lots of exciting things planned for the summer so I hope you are all as excited as I am! I am looking forward to meeting new campers as well as seeing returning campers from last year! Get your smiles ready because this summer is going to be great!

  Shannon – Assistant Camp Coordinator

Hey Campers! I am so excited to be returning to camp for my second year as an Assistant Coordinator. I know it will be a summer full of FUN! Summer is my favourite time of year and I can’t wait to spend it with some familiar faces and meet some new ones! A few facts about myself are I love hiking and travelling, my favourite summer treat is ice cream and I have 12 pets! So I guess all that’s left to say is… see you at camp!!

  Courtney – Assistant Camp Coordinator

Hi Everyone! My name is Courtney, and I am a graduate of Mohawk College’s Early Childhood Education program. I will be continuing my education at Brock University this coming fall to complete my degree with the hopes to become a full time educator within the Hamilton School Board. I am super excited to say this will be my third year returning to Mohawk College Summer Camps, and my second year as Assistant Coordinator. I have a huge passion for dance and for the arts. I also enjoy hiking, spending time with family and friends, and listening to country music. Looking forward to meeting you all this summer!!

 

WOW
  Gabe – Wow Head Counsellor

Hi everyone my name is Gabe and this will be my 3rd year at Mohawk collage summer camp! I am in my last year of my undergrad at McMaster University, and my major is Justice, Political Philosophy, & Law. I love to read, write, swim, and jam out to music. I am super excited to meet all of you and make this summer legendary!

  Jamie – Wow Head Counsellor

Hello, my name is Jamie Nabuurs. I am currently in my second year of concurrent education at Brock University. I am very excited for this amazing opportunity to be part of the Mohawk College Summer Camp Staff. This is my first year with the camp and I cannot wait to see what amazing games and adventures will be in-store for all of us this summer. This is going to be a summer to never forget!

  Kathleen – Wow Head Counsellor

I am so excited to be coming to Mohawk College Summer Camp for the second time! I have just finished my first year at Queen’s University studying concurrent education and hope to eventually become a teacher. I love working with children and youth and have volunteered in classrooms and at several programs for young people. I also have a passion for music and for the outdoors. I’m really looking forward to meeting all the campers this summer!

 

  Miranda – Wow Counsellor

Hello! My name is Miranda Daniels and I’m going into my second year here at Mohawk College. For the summer everything is about camp! While not at camp I enjoy spending my time with my friends and I love to shop. I am so excited to work my first year at Mohawk Summer Camp. I can’t wait to meet everyone and to have such a great summer. Get ready to have some fun!!!

  Lyn – Wow Counsellor

Hey there! My name is Lyn and I’m in my second year here at Mohawk. I’m so excited to have a great summer being a WOW counsellor. In my free time, I enjoy watching movies, going to the beach, hiking and camping. I’m most excited for all the offsite trips and fun activities we have planned this summer. I can’t wait to meet everyone!

  Paulo – Wow Counsellor

Hello summer 2018! My name is Paulo Leon-Reyes, and this is my first time being a summer camp counsellor at Mohawk College! I am super outgoing, active, and I have an immense passion for music and the arts! When I’m not listening to music or playing chess with my brother Gabe, you can catch me walking my dog in the park! I am looking forward to having an amazing first summer with campers; surely a memorable one!

  Tanuri – Wow Counsellor

Hi there! My name is Tanuri Kulendran and I am so excited to be back for another amazing summer at Mohawk College Summer Camps. I am currently an undergraduate student in the Faculty of Arts at McGill University. I am also enthusiastic about all things music and love playing the piano and singing in my free time. I loved being a WOW Camp Councillor last year and I look forward to meeting with all of this year’s fantastic campers. Going to camp was one of my favourite things about the summer and I hope to make your experience just as enjoyable as mine was. I just know we are going to have a wonderful summer full of new adventures, memories and fun!

  Walter – Wow Counsellor

Hello everyone! My name is Walter and I’ve recently just graduated from Mohawk College. This is my first year working with Mohawk’s Summer Camp and I’m so excited to meet all of you! Outside of camp I enjoy playing with friends, going outside and jamming out to music. I can’t wait to make so many new friends this summer with all the activities we’ll play together. This summer will be a blast!

  Emma C. – Wow Counsellor

Hey, my name is Emma Clapham. I have just finished my last year of High school and I’m heading off to Guelph University in the fall. I love to go camping and explore in nature as well as long distance running and painting. I can’t wait for my first year at Mohawk College Summer Camp. I’m looking forward to meeting and having a blast with all the campers.


Fusion
Emma H. – Fusion Head Counsellor

Hi everyone, my name is Emma Holland! I am in my last year of my undergrad at Queens University in French and History and continuing on with the Concurrent Education Program. I am so excited to start my third summer at Mohawk College Summer Camps, it is without a doubt my favourite part the summer! Outside of camp I spent my time reading, Highland dancing and traveling.

  Jayda – Fusion Head Counsellor

Hi everyone! My name is Jayda Seward, I am the Head Camp Counsellor of the Fusion Foxes. I have just graduated from Mohawk College Community and Justice Services and next I will be getting my Bachelors in Education. I am working towards being an elementary school teacher. Outside of school/camp I enjoy reading, being outdoors, spending time with my younger brothers and cooking. I also really like animals. I have always enjoyed working with kids so this summer should be a blast, I can’t wait!

  Van – Fusion Head Counsellor

Hey gang I’m Van Le. This is my first year here as a Head Counsellor and I am excited to meet every one of you! My goal is to make sure all of you have the greatest summer and make the greatest of memories! A little bit about myself… I love all kinds of sports and I love to play my guitar! Let’s have an epic summer, see you guys soon!

 

  Chelsea – Fusion Counsellor

Hey folks, I’m Chelsea Borg. I’m currently a Mohawk student pursuing a diploma in social services, with an end goal of a degree in social work! I love working and interacting with people from all ages and backgrounds. I’m super stoked to be hanging out with the kids at Mohawk College Summer Camp and to experience all the fun planned out for us. Outside of my job, however, I love sports, family and friends. I’m usually away on weekends, using that time to focus on the ones closest to me! I can’t wait to meet and get to know each camper and help them to have an awesome summer worth remembering!

  Jake – Fusion Counsellor

Hi, my name is Jake Simpson. This fall, I’m heading to McMaster University for my first year in the Business Commerce program. I’m super excited to be working with Mohawk College Summer camps this summer. This is my first year at the camp, and I look forward to meeting some awesome campers! In my free time, I enjoy spending time with my friends and family, playing many sports and watching them – especially the Toronto Raptors.

   Trisha – Fusion Counsellor

Hi!! My name is Trisha Mendiola and I am going into my second year of undergrad at the University of Toronto. My hobbies include going on hikes, reading, watching movies and going out with friends! I always enjoyed going to camp as a kid, and I am so excited to meet everyone and have an amazing summer this year!!

  Cole – Fusion Counsellor

Hi everyone, my name is Cole Degelder I just finished my first year of Rec and Leisure studies at Fanshawe College in London, ON and will be returning in the fall. Outside of school I enjoy keeping active with my friends and in organized sports teams such as baseball, hockey, soccer etc. This will be my second year at Mohawk Summer Camp and I can’t wait to come back and see everyone!

  Sarah – Fusion Counsellor

Hello everyone. My name is Sarah and I am going into second year at Wilfrid Laurier University. I am studying psychology and planning to hopefully be a detective one day. I have been going to camp ever since I was a little kid and am so excited that this year I get to work as camp counsellor. In my free time I like to exercise and play rugby. I also enjoy hanging out with friends and watching movies. I love kids and am looking forward to see what this summer brings!

  James – Fusion Counsellor

My name is James Price, and I am currently at McMaster in the Justice, Political Philosophy and Law program. When I am not studying, I like to stay active and I absolutely love sports. For most of my life I have played baseball and hockey on competitive teams, and I enjoy watching and playing plenty of different sports. Aside from sports, I have always enjoyed watching movies, especially action and comedy films. This is my first year with the Mohawk College Summer Camp and I am super excited to have a fun summer!

 


Jr. Hawks
  Danielle – Jr. Hawks Head Counsellor

Hello campers! My name is Danielle and I am a recent graduate of Health, Wellness and Fitness. I love sports, the outdoors and being active. I have also been a member of Mohawk’s Varsity Basketball and Soccer teams for the past two years. When I am not studying you can find me on the court, field or in the gym! I am extremely excited to be returning to Mohawk College Summer Camp and I am looking forward to another summer filled with fun, see you there!

  Patrick – Jr. Hawks Counsellor

Hi my name is Patrick Cupido. It is my first time working at a camp and I’m super excited for all the great memories I’ll make while working with the Jr. Hawks. In the Fall I’ll be going into my 3rd year at McMaster university. Until then I’ll have my sunblock on and a smile on my face everyday while I’m at camp.


Specialty
  Vanessa – Specialty Arts Head Counsellor

Hi everyone! My name is Vanessa Barbera and I will be the Head of Specialty Arts for Mohawk College Summer Camp this year! I have been a competitive dancer for six years and have been teaching dance for about four at my local dance studio. In addition, this past year I was able to broaden my teaching experience with Theater Ancaster, where I was responsible for choreographing dances for the Skill Builders youth program! Needless to say, I absolutely love dancing, singing, and anything related to the arts. I am so excited to be returning to camp this year, and I look forward to meeting you all! Let’s have a great summer!

  Gabrielle – Specialty Arts Counsellor

Hello Everyone! My name is Gabrielle Levesque. I am a theatre student at York University and will be continuing my studies this fall at Randolph College for the Performing Arts, studying musical theatre. I’m a graduate of Westmount Secondary School, where I performed in many musicals.  I enjoy spending time with friends and family as well as singing and dancing! I am excited to be joining Mohawk College Summer Camps and meeting all the campers. We are going to have so much fun!

 

  Alexa – Sports Head Counsellor

Hello!  My name is Alexa Iachelli and I am a fourth year Science and Psychology student at the University of Ottawa. I am outgoing and energetic. I love to be active and my favourite sport is soccer. I just recently came back from a semester studying abroad in Venice, Italy. I love to cook and talking to people. My goals in life are to be healthy, educated, and raising a good family of my own one day. My other hobbies include watching movies, writing, reading, sewing, photography, video games, dancing, and volunteering! I could pretty much delve into any topic of conversation, so don’t hesitate to meet me! Je parle le français aussi, pratiquez votre français avec moi!

Tyler – Sports Counsellor

 


Runner
  Kevin – Runner

Hey, everyone, my name is Kevin and I am one of the camp runners this year! I’m excited to be back at camp this summer. Whilst doing my CO-OP here last year I had a great experience and was able to learn a lot, and I’m happy to be returning as a staff member this time around and I am looking forward to another great summer. Excited to meet everyone, see you all then!

  Mae – Runner

I’m Mae Robb and I am one of  the camp runners for Mohawk College Summer Camps. I am currently going into grade 11. I have volunteered with summer camps for the past 2 years. Outside of school I spend a majority of my time in dance lessons. I have also volunteered with many dance classes for kids of all ages. I love working with kids and I’m looking forward to camp this summer! I can’t wait to meet all the campers and have a great time!