Meet the Director & Camp Staff!
Camp F&G Creator & Director: Sloane Lipson
Sloane Lipson (formerly “Miss Harris” at WAS) is thrilled to be bringing Summer Camp to our club again this summer! In addition to being the Creator & Director of Camp F&G, Sloane is a Mommy to an amazing 3 year old little guy, a part-time children's event & party planner and a pre-K & elementary school tutor. Before changing to a part-time career and being a full time Mommy, Sloane was a beloved 3rd Grade teacher, in an inclusion classroom, at Washington Avenue School in Chatham, for 5 years! In addition to teaching, Sloane ran many school and after-school programs at Washington Avenue School. One of her most notable programs was the WAS PLAYERS Musical Program that she created. She directed and choreographed 100+ students, K-3, in 5 musicals, alongside wonderful parent producers, one being a F&G Member, Jen Clarke! Sloane holds a B.A. in Psychology, is a Certified Elementary School Teacher, has a Masters of Arts in Teaching and is EPI-PEN, FIRST-AID, CPR, AED certified & experienced with Asthma AERO Chambers. It goes without saying, she LOVES working with children and truly enjoys helping them build confidence and develop strong self esteem. Sloane is very excited to bring her extensive camp expertise, attention to detail and love for children, to F&G again this summer. She has developed and created a fantastic Summer Camp program that has developmentally appropriate FUN for everyone! From sports & games, to arts & crafts, science experiments, to cooking & baking in the kitchen, swimming in our beautiful pool, to water balloon fun on the grounds, Sloane is bringing an exceptional camp experience to our members’ children and all other children from the surrounding communities! Sloane Lipson, along with her tremendous staff of experienced counselors, will bring FUN in the SUN to our club summer 2017! If you have any questions, feel free to contact our Camp Director, Sloane, @
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Supervisor of Counselors & Head Counselor: Guppies: Karen
Hi, I'm Karen!!! I am heading into my second year at Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster Pennsylvania. This is my second year as a head counselor for the Guppies and I absolutely love it. As a student who wants to work with children in the future, Camp Fish and Game is giving me the experience to head into the right direction. It's amazing how much our campers grow every day. My favorite camp activities are tennis and pool time! It's so much fun being out in the sun running and swimming around with a bunch of friends! My favorite ice cream is Strawberry and I love elephants :) I am so excited to meet everyone! Karen is First Aid, CPR & AED Certified.
Lifeguard & Head Counselor: Sunfish: Grace
HI! I am Grace and I am going to be a sophomore at the University of Delaware. I am an elementary education major, with special education as a concentration. I love the beach, and summer foods! Last year I was a Camp Sub Counselor and a F&G Lifeguard. I am thrilled to be a head counselor this summer and I look forward to meeting all the campers!! Grace is a lifeguard who is First-Aid, CPR & AED Certified.
Lifeguard & Head Counselor: Goldfish: Bridget
My name is Bridget Landy! I am 19 years old and heading into my sophomore year of college. I attend Wagner College as a nursing major. My whole life I have wanted to be working in the medical field and my senior year of high school I went with nursing. More specifically, a pediatric nurse- so what better way to prepare myself for this than working with kids all summer! Last summer I was a Camp sub counselor and a F&G Lifeguard! I am so excited to be a head counselor this summer and look forward to working with the other counselors, CIT's and getting to know the kids! Bridget is a Lifeguard who is First Aid, CPR & AED certified.
Camp Tennis Instructor & Assistant to the Director: Bryan
Bryan is excited to be back at Camp F&G, for the 3rd Summer, teaching tennis to our campers. Bryan is an integral part of the planning process and loves seeing it all come together all summer long. He truly believes that any child can learn to play tennis- he even began teaching his own son at 1&1/2! When Bryan’s off the courts at camp, you’ll find him manning the bouncy house, doing flips off the diving board or taking ice cream orders- he helps out with everything! Outside of Camp, you’ll find Bryan flying jets in the air or spending time at home with his adorable little son and loving wife. Bryan is CPR & AED certified and experienced with AERO Chambers.
Arts & Crafts Instructor & Lifeguard: Layla
Layla is thrilled to be back as a Junior Counselor at Camp Fish and Game! This is Layla's third year working at camp. She is Red Cross certified for babysitting. She enjoys working with children and helping them learn and grow. Layla will be a sophomore at Chatham High School this coming September. Some of her hobbies and interests include playing on the Freshmen field hockey team as goalie, performing in the school musical, and participating in Chatham High School's Select Choir. She also enjoys art, cooking and swimming, and hopes to help kids further develop these skills at camp this summer! Layla can't wait to meet all of the new campers this summer and make more fun memories with the old campers!
Sports & Games Instructor, Pizza Chef & Lifeguard: Katherine
Katherine is 15 years old, and is going into her Sophomore year at Chatham High School. She plays Lacrosse and Field Hockey for the High School team! She is a certified lifeguard, and is also certified in CPR AED and First Aid. She has been a babysitter for years, and loves to play with kids, especially at camp! Katherine is so excited to be returning to Camp Fish and Game this year for my third summer!!
Junior Counselor and Pizza Chef: Kaley
Kaley is so excited to be back at camp this summer as a Junior Counsler! This will be Kaley's third year at Camp Fish and Game. She will be going into her Sophomore year of high school this September. She has been on a club team for swimming since the 5th grade. Her freshmen year she participated in girls freshmen field hockey, the girls Chatham swim team, the girls track team, and key club at the high school. Some of her favorite hobbies are baking and painting! She hopes to help the kids create interests in these categories! Kaley is so excited to meet all of the kids this summer, and loves getting to spend time with them and seeing the smiles on their faces!
Junior Counselor & Lifeguard: Karoline
Hi! I'm Karoline and this will be my third year returning to Camp Fish & Game! Every year I'm always super excited to come back to camp! Camp Fish & Game is definitely my favorite part of the summer. I attend Chatham High school and I will be a sophomore. I enjoy playing soccer and swimming at my school. I love kids and that's why I love camp so much! I love to see new and old faces at camp each summer! Being a camp counselor at Camp Fish & Game is such a rewarding experience! The kids teach my something new everyday! I'm super excited to be back this summer and I can't wait to meet new campers and see old campers too!
Junior Counselor & Lifeguard: Zoe H.
Zoe is very excited to be working at Camp for her third consecutive year! She loves helping out with all the camp activities and loves meeting new campers every year! She has been trained in babysitting by GSNNJ (Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey) and just recently received certifications in lifeguarding, CPR, and AED use by NJ Lifeguard. Zoe absolutely cannot wait for summer!
Junior Counselor & 1:1 Support: Elizabeth
Elizabeth Caracciolo is thrilled to be back at Camp Fish and Game this summer! She will be going into her sophomore year of high school. In her freshman year, Elizabeth participated in Key Club, was on the J.V Field Hockey team, was in the school musical, and was on the spring track team. She loves to bake, run, and color. Elizabeth can't wait to see returning campers, and is so excited to meet new campers!
Junior Counselor, Lifeguard & 1:1 Support: Cameron
Cameron is so excited to be back at Camp Fish and Game this summer! This is her third year working at camp and she absolutely loves it. Cameron is entering her sophomore year of high school this September. During her freshmen year, Cameron played on three different sports teams, field hockey, swimming, and lacrosse, and was also a part of Key Club. Cameron really enjoys the sports she plays and is looking forward to sports and games at camp this summer. She has been swimming on a club team for 6 years now and can not wait to spend time with campers in the pool! Cameron looks forward to spending time with all the campers and can’t wait to have a fabulous summer together!
Junior Counselor: Kate
Kate is a 14 year old upcoming ninth grade student who is very excited for this year at camp. This is her third year working at Camp F+G, and first year as a Jr. Counselor. The past two years she was a Counselor in Training. Kate loves theatre and performing. She loves spending time with her friends and family and her black lab Nellie. She enjoys working with children and hopes to have a career that involves teaching and helping kids someday. Kate is a Red Cross certified babysitter. Going to the beach and camp are her favorite parts of the summer. She is excited to see returning faces and to meet new campers this summer!
Head Junior Counselor & 1:1 Support: Alexa
My name is Alexa and I am going to be a junior at Chatham High School. Working at Fish and Game Camp for the last few summers was such an amazing experience. I am so lucky that I am going to be a counselor again this year. My hobby is dancing at a community service oriented dance studio. I have the opportunity to teach, prepare, and supervise at all of our performances. Entertaining the dancers and helping to calm any nerves is also part of this important job. I love to see their faces when they come off stage and are so proud of themselves. Every other Friday, there is an inclusion dance class at my studio that I am so honored to be a part of. These experiences have been so rewarding for me. One day I hope to major in a career that works with children. I am looking forward to meeting a new group of kids this summer!
Junior Counselor: Kelly
My name is Kelly and I am going to be a sophomore at Chatham High School in the fall! I had a great time working as a counselor at Fish and Game Camp last summer and I am excited to be a counselor for a second year this upcoming summer. I love working and interacting with children and babysitting. I regularly help out families on my block with babysitting. I enjoy dancing, field hockey, singing, acting and art! I love playing with the campers and I can’t wait to have another fun filled summer
Junior Counselor: Alec
Alec Gironda will be entering his sophomore year at Chatham High School. He is active in student government, having served as the freshman class president, and he runs cross country and track. Alec was a CIT at Camp Fish and Game last year and is looking forward to a great summer on staff this year!
Junior Counselor: Allegra
My name is Allegra Colavita and I am a Sophomore at Madison High School. This summer will be my third year working at Camp Fish and Game and I am thrilled to be back! I am CPR and AED certified and I have completed a certified babysitting course with my Girl Scout Cadette Troop. At MHS I am a board member for the Special Olympics Club. I am also on Student Council, which has given me the opportunity to represent my peers. I love to sing and l enjoyed being part of our most recent HS musical performance, Oklahoma! When I'm not singing l run cross country and track. My favorite food is sushi and my favorite color is blue! In my free time l love baking with my sister I look forward to seeing familiar faces and meeting new friends at camp this summer!