Meet the Team!

At Camp Courage, the safety and well-being of your child is our top priority. That’s why all of our staff are professional outdoor educators, trained in First Aid and CPR, and skilled in the use of all camp equipment. You can trust your child is in good hands with us!

John Hite
Camp Director

Erica Simpson
Assistant Director

Lisa Salzman
Camp Coordinator

Erin Fahres, RN
Camp Nurse

Kris VanDeWalker
Camp Chef

Kevin Sternberg
IT Support

Mira Sternberg
Assistant Coordinator

Chasmine Malabanan
Senior Counselor

Justin Hill
Senior Counselor

Camp Courage's Dedicated Staff: The Heart and Soul of a Thriving Summer Camp

The dedicated staff of Camp Courage work tirelessly to make every aspect of the camp possible. From organizing activities and events, to ensuring the safety and well-being of all campers, they are the driving force behind the camp's success. It is their dedication and commitment that allows Camp Courage to be so much more than just a summer camp. They create a welcoming and supportive environment that helps campers build self-confidence, make new friends, and have fun while participating in a wide range of activities. Without their hard work and dedication, Camp Courage would not be the amazing place that it is.