Our Staff

Meet Our Counselors!

 

 

 

  Henley  Bagby

This is my first summer at Triple C as a staff member, but I have attended camp for many years. I am outgoing, and love to sing camp songs! I am looking forward to working with the campers this summer and being a bus captain.

Kierah Bircham

This is my first summer at Triple C and I am excited about meeting all of the new campers and working at the pool! In my spare time I love to swim laps and read books!

Bert Marin

I consider myself a very playful person and love sports, including soccer! The motto I live by is have fun and enjoy life to the fullest! I am excited to work at Triple C this summer.

Bryan Bradley

This is my first summer on staff at Triple C! Outside of camp I love wrestling, drama, card tricks, singing, calisthenics, and MMA.

Maggie Butters

This will be my second summer at camp. My favorite camp song is The Princess Pat and I love playing basketball and GAGA! GO PURPLE!!

Alexander Caesar

This will be my first summer on staff, however I have been attending Triple C for many years! In my spare time I love to play soccer and do theater. Two of my favorite things are food and my dogs!

AK Camper

My favorite food is Cotton Candy and I love llamas! This will be my 4th summer at Triple C and I am excited to meet all of the new campers!

Daniela Canela

I’m 22, I love dancing, family and friends. I’m from Mexico and this is my second year at camp. 🙂

Robin Carr

I am a fun guy who loves to fish and play soccer! This will be my 4th summer at camp and I look forward to working with all of the campers on the Challenge Course!

Megan Carr

This summer I am excited to work on the Challenge Course and get to know all of the campers. Outside of camp I am a teacher in the Charlottesville area. I am originally from Knoxville and love softball.

Gerry Carroll

I am currently studying Advertising and Marketing communications. My main hobbies are soccer and art. I also love watching movies and listening to music!

Karely Ceballos Coronado

I am looking forward to new adventures this summer. I enjoy making new friends and having fun! This summer I look forward to supporting in the kitchen!

Hannah Ciucas

I am a rising junior at Virginia Commonwealth University. I study History and Political Science in hopes of becoming a teacher and/or a politician. I am excited to be back at Triple C Camp for my sixth year as a staff member, and fifteenth year overall including camper years! I am very excited to meet the new staff members and campers and can’t wait for another fantastic summer!

Ashley Clary

I am a third year undergraduate student at UVA majoring in Biology and minoring in Psychology. Along with my undergraduate studies, I have been working on my Master’s in Teaching Elementary Education through UVA’s Curry School of Education. I grew up at a lake, so some of my favorite hobbies are canoeing, fishing, and campfires.

Emily Clifford

I am a student at Bridgewater College studying business. I am also on the Softball team and love all things sports and being outside. I am looking forward to an awesome summer!

Annamay Conway

This is my first summer at camp and I am excited to meet everyone. I love writing, music, and traveling!

Darya Evans

I currently study Animal and Poultry Sciences at Virginia Tech. I enjoy running and playing various sports. I have also worked with all kinds of animals and traveled the country to see my favorite animal, the sloth! I am filled with various fun facts about animals and love spending time outdoors with my lab! Excited for summer number 2!

Abby Faust

I am excited to return to Triple C for my 4th summer! In the Fall I will be heading to George Mason University to study environmental science with a minor in renewable energy.

Hannah Freeman

I’m so excited to return to camp! This will be my 3rd summer as a staff member. My favorite activities include playing volleyball, traveling, taking pictures, and hanging out with friends and family. My favorite moment of 2019 so far was watching UVA basketball win the national championship!

Sophie Grace

Recently graduated in May at James Madison University! This will be my third year at Triple C and I am super excited to come back to see my campers and co-counselors. After camp I will start a new job as an AmeriCorps CityYear member in Sacramento California for the 2019/20 school year, mentoring and tutoring under-privileged students! I cannot wait to support team GOLD and bring back a well deserved win!

Isaiah Green

I have been a camper at Triple C for most of my life, and this will be my first year on staff. I am a student athlete and enjoy playing sports and hanging out with my friends!

Alex Green

I am a really lively and energetic guy who loves trying new things and experiencing new ways of life! My new favorite hobby is fishing. I am looking forward to my second summer at Triple C!

Meg Haas

Hello! I love hanging out with friends and running in track. I can’t wait to work at Triple C this summer!

Hannah Hammon

Born and raised in the beautiful state of West Virginia, I have grown to love the outdoors and trying new things! A few of my favorite hobbies are cooking, crafting, riding horses, traveling, and meeting new people!

Grace Hammon

I come from a family of 11 and love to laugh and spend time with people! I recently traveled to Australia and am excited about working at the barn this summer!

Anna Harris

I am a current student at VCU studying Clinical Social Work. I was a camper at Triple C for nearly 10 years and am excited about my first summer on staff! I enjoy sports, reading, and dancing!

Scott Harrop

By day, long time scholar/teacher/writer on Jefferson, Revolutions, Iran, and the Middle East…. Husband of Susan, father of four, grand-dad to seven. Excited to drive the Crozet bus this summer!

Isabelle Hermsmeier

I recently graduated from UVA and have a passion for the environment and sustainability! My favorite food is falafel and I love to scuba dive. I am hoping to get my Masters Degree in School Counseling, and am looking forward to being the Nature Specialist at Triple C this summer!

Amy Hickman

I have been attending Triple C for many years and am excited to be on staff! I love being outside and playing soccer.

Liz Higdon

I am a grad student at the University of Virginia studying Creative Writing and Elementary/Gifted Education. My hope is to someday be an International School Teacher. In my free time I love to write, play board games and hang out with my dogs.

Emma Hopkins

I am a returning staff member who loves the PURPLE team! I am excited for another awesome summer of swimming, hiking, games, and overnights!

Benjamin Hurt

I have been a Triple C Camper practically my whole life, and was a counselor for Trailblazers in 2017 and 2018. I am very excited to return for my third summer. I have always loved the outdoors, and I am always excited to come to camp!

Jack Irwin

I am currently studying Business and Sports Management in Ireland. My main interests include playing/watching sport – in particular Soccer and Gaelic. I also enjoy hanging out with friends.

Max Jenkins

I am a sporty guy who loves cricket, baseball, basketball, football, soccer, and rugby. Growing up as a camper and now a staff member at Triple C, I love spending time in the outdoors.

Emily Kostanecki

I am a recent graduate of Georgetown University and am returning to camp for my 8th summer as a counselor. I love going to all of the Triple C soccer matches, playing cello, and being on the purple team!

Eliza Lane

I love Triple C! This will be my 3rd summer and I am excited to see all of the campers. Outside of camp I am a preschool teacher. I also enjoy baking, crafting, watching movies, and doing yoga!

Terri Larue

I just graduated from the Curry School of Education with my Masters in Teaching, and I’m looking forward to my 9th summer at Triple C Camp! One fun fact about me is that I love Bodos!

Olivia Lemay

I am a recent graduate of UVA and hope to continue working in the Charlottesville area as a high school counselor. This is my first year at Triple C and I am looking forward to having an amazing summer.

Nikki Lewis

My favorite color is blue, I play the violin and guitar. I like reading, music, and really any form of art. I go to Monticello High School, and I really want to travel.

Morgan Lilly

I am excited to be back at camp this summer! In my free time I enjoy swimming and playing soccer. One fun fact about me is that I love dress up days and cotton candy!

Ellis Lucas

This is my ninth summer at Triple C and I’m excited to join the staff as a counselor for my first year. I’m in the Environmental Studies Academy in school and I love spending my school days outdoors. I love horseback riding, traveling, and reading!

Laura Lynch

This will be my first summer at Triple C and I am excited about all of the great opportunities! I’m fun, crazy, outgoing and love to cook! One of my favorite things to do is spend time with my family and friends.

Elaine Lyons

This is my first summer at Triple C and I am excited about doing Arts & Crafts with all the campers. I am going into my final year of college and I am studying to become a teacher. I love working with children and I can’t wait to gain this valuable experience at camp

Sean Lyons

This summer I am excited to work with the Challenge Course campers. I am also a lover of all things sport. One fun fact about me is I love hummus and vegetables!

Daniel Martin

I am currently studying Sports Coaching and Mangement in University. I am also a football (soccer) coach in London. I am looking forward to being on the camp soccer team and meeting all the campers!

Nataly Caloca

I am looking forward to a great summer at camp helping in the kitchen! I consider myself a friendly and kind person and love animals!

Tess McCarty

I have been riding horses for the past 10 years and am excited about working with Colt Camp this summer. When I’m not spending time with my horse I love spending time at the beach, skiing at the snow in winter, attending music festivals and concerts, going camping, hiking and spending time in the country.

Holly McGrath

I’m from the South coast of Ireland, a place called Waterford #UpTheDeise. I go to college in Scotland and am currently working on my Masters in Pharmacy. I am going to be a lifeguard at camp this summer and am very excited as this is my first time in America!!

Reece McKee

This is my 11th year at camp, and my second as a counselor. I love running cross country and track, traveling, and trying new foods.

Will Mews

I love having fun outdoors, hiking, and getting lots of exercise (like Yoga). I love learning about health, weather, and outer space. I am looking forward to having tons of fun with the campers and staff at Triple C Camp for a FOURTH SUMMER!

Sarah Miller

I’m a college student, horse girl, and future Coast Guardian. I am looking forward to meeting all of the campers this summer!

Emily Missana

This will be my 14th year at camp and 4th on staff. I am a rising freshman at James Madison University, and I bleed purple and gold. I plan to major in Health Sciences and double minor in Pre-PA and special education. I love playing sports , listening to music, and hanging out with my friends.

Charlotte Montgomery-Smith

This will be my second summer at camp. I currently live in England, but love to travel! I have also started watching American Football and am a huge fan of the Philadelphia Eagles. In my spare time I love to watch movies (Peter Pan) and eat sweets (Jelly Tots).

Katie Mulligan

My hobbies include horseback riding and listening to music. My favorite artist is Shawn Mendes and my favorite band is 5 Seconds of Summer. I am currently studying pre-nursing in Ireland. This summer I look forward to working with all of the Colt Campers!

Bridget Olson

I love art, animations, sharks, video games and filming. Anything art related is my favorite! I’m in my last year at Virginia Tech and I’m studying Creative Technologies with an Art History minor. I am excited to be back at Triple C for my second summer as the IT Specialist!

Veronica Olson

I’m going into my second year at James Madison University, and enjoy biking, camping, music, and having a blast. I’m excited for the summer, and all the fun activities that’ll come with it.

Alexa Overstreet

I am energetic and love to be outdoors. I think that it is important part of growing up to spend time in nature experiencing life.

Jay Patterson

I attend VCU, and am majoring in bio med. I enjoy running, being outdoors, and spending times with my friends.

Manee Quainoo

Sports are my passion, especially soccer. I am excited to work at camp this summer and learn a ton of new fun and exciting activities!

Molly Riddler

This is my 15th summer at camp and my third year on staff! In the Fall I will be attending Marquette University and studying Biomedical Engineering. In my free time I love horseback riding, hiking, and playing card games.

Gio Robles

I am currently attending Blue Ridge Community College and plan on attending JMU to study Music Production. I am excited for an awesome summer at Triple C and look forward to meeting new people and trying new things!

Ryan Rothenberg

I have been at camp for 20 years and this is my 7th year as a staff member. I completed my education at Alderleaf Wilderness college where I studied outdoor education, wilderness survival, Permaculture, sustainability, and primitive living skills. This past winter I worked in Minnesota teaching winter outdoor programming, including dog sledding!

Ali Sheen

Over the last couple of years I have been studying the International Baccalaureate and I am starting university in October 2019 to study Biology. Outside the world of academia I am an avid actress and enjoy a range of sports, specifically climbing, biking and hiking. I can’t wait to travel from the UK to join the Triple C staff!

Caroline Sheppard

I love anything and everything outdoors! I have an extremely adorable 11-year-old basset hound, Heidi, and do enjoy snuggles regularly. I’ve played lacrosse since I was 13 and I hope to be able to coach in the future. I have a deep love for Marvel Comics and specifically Loki. Recently, I took a gap year and was able to spend 3-months in Ireland as a nanny.

Hannnah Shifflett

Hi! My name is Hannah Shifflett and I am from North Garden, VA. I am currently a student at JMU and I am on the softball team! My brother and sister have both worked at camp before, and this will be my first summer!

Zach Shifflett

My nickname is Hammerhead because of my love for the ocean! I am studying Elementary Education/Liberal Arts with a double minor in Environmental Science and Art. I currently attend Eastern Mennonite University and am a resident assistant. I am looking forward to an awesome summer!

Dom Simpson

I consider myself a funny and enthusiastic guy. I always enjoy a challenge and learning new things. This summer I look forward to meeting all the campers and making new friends!

Bill Southern

Returning for my 4th summer I am excited to work with all of the campers! My hobbies include watching and playing football (soccer). I am a hard core fan of Liverpool. Go Gold Team!

Eliot Stevenson

Who is excited for an awesome summer?! I am!! This will be my first summer as a counselor at Triple C and I am super pumped. In my spare time I enjoy watching basketball. I also have a love of shoes!

Kristen Thomson

I am a recent college graduate with a degree in Biology and a minor in Chemistry. I love being outdoors, riding horses, hiking and kayaking in my free time. I love to learn new games, meet new people, and am looking forward to an awesome summer!

Charlie Von Wedl

I am a happy, go lucky guy who is super excited about playing for the Triple C Camp Soccer Team this summer! In my spare time I enjoy hanging out with friends and watching sports.

Ellis Williams

This will be my 3rd summer at camp and I am looking forward to meeting everyone! In my spare time I enjoy hanging out with friends, watching movies, and playing soccer.

Adam Yates

I am from a small town just outside of Manchester in England. A big fan of all things sport. Super psyched to be back for my third summer at Triple C!


Counselors from all over the world

Since 1999 we have been working with dedicated and enthusiastic staff including international staffCollege students, educators and coaches who come from across the United States and around the world. The diversity amongst our staff makes fantastic learning experiences for our participants. What makes us different or the same is a lesson for anyone, young or old. Come play with us!


Learning to be great counselors

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At Triple C, our staff are our most valuable resource. Many return each year domestic and abroad. Chosen for their expertise and maturity, our staff are committed to helping every camper enjoy their days and grow as individuals during their experiences at Triple C Camp.

Staff spend a full week learning all that makes Triple C Camp special.  Risk Management, safety procedures, positive discipline, creek time, the ropes course, soccer dodge ball, chill out time, and so much more. Our staff have the opportunity to experience an overnight in the same format as our campers.

The experiential component of our training week make for a great understanding of the growth and developmental needs of our campers.


Safety & screening

Safety is the most important thing at camp. Since our staff are the key to the success of the summer, preparing and training our staff is of the utmost importance.

Every staff member goes through a detailed interview process which includes an application, phone interview, in person interview, reference checks, back ground checks, follow up interview questions and a visit to the property to meet in person when and where possible.

Resumes often indicate skill sets which must be demonstrated and evaluated to camp leadership before participating or leading our campers.

We believe that children are the most important thing in their parents lives and we take the responsibility of being a staff member at Triple C seriously, with a lot of FUN!

Once meeting Triple C staff, you will quickly realize the high caliber of person that is caring for and helping grow and develop your child. If there is ever a time that you would like to know more about our hiring process, please never hesitate to call and ask: 434.293.2529 or email: [email protected]


Interested in Becoming a Counselor?

If you have experience working with children or in the Great Outdoors, this could be the perfect job for you. We are outside all the time! We play, develop, and grow right along with our participants.

Come be a part of the team!

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