Bill Thornton, Outdoor Education Director

Camp name: Wild Thing

Education: B.S. Recreation and Park Administration from Illinois State University

Interests: hiking and camping

Favorite quote: “Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.” -Albert Einstein


Holly Pierro, Program Coordinator

Camp name: Otter

Education: B.S. Zoology from Texas A&M University

Interests: Texas and chicken nuggets

Favorite quote: “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” –Dr. Seuss


Megan Moroney, Naturalist

Camp name: Old Meg

Education: B.A. in Environmental Studies from New York University

Interests: Outside activities, chill crafts, and cooking yummy foods

Quote: If you believe you can do it, you can do it.


Ryan Blanchard, Naturalist

Camp Name: Ryan the Lion

Interests: Rock Climbing, Back Packing, Surfing

Quote: He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of nature. -Socrates


Elise de Geus, Naturalist

Camp Name: Goose

Education: B.S. Zoology from Michigan State University

Interests: Salamanders and Screaming

Favorite Quote: UNLESS someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.”


Grace Davidson, Naturalist

Camp Name: Starlight

Education: B.A. Recreation and Environmental Education from Western Washington University

Interests: recreating outside and crafting

Quote: Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life. -Mary Oliver


Adam Hunt, Naturalist

Camp Name: Baja

Education: B.S Marine, Freshwater and Environmental Biology from Ohio University

Interests: Surfing and Fish

Favorite Quote: “Be legendary”

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Charlotte, Doggo Naturalist

Camp Name: Charlie

Education: Puppy School

Interests: Running fast and chewing

Favorite Quote: Woof Woof Bark Woof Bark