Camp Staff

Camp Coordinators

Courtney – 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 fourth year returning to Mohawk College Summer Camps, and my first year as Camp 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!!

Danielle – Assistant Camp Coordinator

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!

Vanessa- Assistant Camp Coordinator

Hi everyone! My name is Vanessa Barbera and I am so excited for beginning my third year at to Mohawk College Summer Camps, and my first year as the Camp’s Assistant Coordinator. For the last two years, I have been both a counsellor and a head counsellor in the Specialty Arts camp! It has been so much fun and I look forward to this new experience. I absolutely love dancing, singing, and anything related to the arts. I am also currently enrolled in my second year at Brock University studying Concurrent Education. I hope to be a teacher one day and this experience is providing me with countless opportunities to learn and grow in the field. 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!


Wow Head Counsellor


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!

Wow Head Counsellor


Wow Counsellor
Wow Counsellor
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!

Wow Counsellor
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 Head Counsellor


Fusion Head Counsellor


Fusion Counsellor

Hello everyone! My name is Hannah Chan and I am so excited to work with you all during camp this summer. I attend Wilfrid Laurier University for psychology. I have worked as a camp counsellor at other summer camps before as well as working in a daycare. I absolutely love working with children. I love singing, dancing, and anything related to athletics or outdoors. I hope to become a teacher in the future and know that this experience will allow me to grow alongside the campers. I am so excited to work with all of you during this fun-filled summer!

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!

Fusion Counsellor
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
Jr. Hawks Head Counsellor
Jr. Hawk Counsellor

Specialty Arts Head Counsellor


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!

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!