Meet Our Staff 2016

UNIT LEADERS

Junior Camp

ki Kathie “K.I.” Immerman, Unit Leader for Juniors (7, 8, 9  & 10 year olds)

This will be K.I.’s 28th Robindel summer! She has a Bachelors Degree in Physical Education and a Master’s Degree in Education. K.I. has 37 years of camping experience, and 32 years teaching experience. She is a Physical Education Teacher for grades K-5 in Chatham, New Jersey. K.I. is the calming face and voice to our junior campers and their parent’s each summer. In her free time K.I. loves to read –  she is passionate about social and emotional learning for children. She is looking forward to spending the summer with her camp family!

SAMANTHA BOOMER Samantha Boomer, General Counselor for Juniors

This is Samantha’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Euharlee, Georgia where she is a student at Georgia Southern University. Samantha has heard about Robindel from a friend who is also on the CR Staff and she is looking forward to experiencing it for herself! She is a Spruce counselor this summer.

JULIA Julia Neisloss, General Counselor for Juniors

This will be Julia’s first summer as a counselor at Robindel, but she was previously a camper for 7 summers! Originally from Upper Brookville, NY, Julia is currently studying Communications at The University of Southern California. She has two sisters who were also Robindel campers, so her family has spent many summers at Robindel! Julia is so excited to be back at her favorite place and can’t wait to share her favorite camp experiences (Gold Rush, Talent Show, Gary’s Cookies, etc.) with her campers. She is most looking forward to spending time with some of the most spirited and excited campers at Robindel – The Juniors! Julia will be living with the Poplar campers this summer.

Intermediate Camp

becky Becky Thomson, Unit Leader for Intermediates

This will be Becky’s second summer at Robindel. She was on the Ropes Staff in 2014 and is excited to be back for another summer after having missed 2015. Becky is from Kelso, Scotland where she is studying Geography at The University of Edinburgh. Becky loves traveling, sunshine, being outdoors and socializing with friends…so Robindel is clearly a perfect place for her! She is looking forward to being reunited with the campers, meeting the new ones, and the incredible sunsets on Lake Winnipesaukee.

molly  Molly Webster, Unit Leader for Intermediates

After skipping a summer, Molly is thrilled to return for her third Robindel summer. She is currently a teacher in Longmont, Colorado. After receiving her teaching license, running her first marathon and getting married, Molly is ready to make this summer the best one yet. She is looking forward to growing relationships with campers and staff…and is excited for silly campfire songs!

DANI Dani Lee, General Counselor

Dani is excited to be back for her fourth summer at Robindel. During the year she studies Psychology and Statistics at The University of North Carolina. Dani always wanted to go to camp as a child and never had the opportunity, so when she had the chance to experience camp as an adult she took it! She plans to be an Occupational Therapist for children. She is excited for her new position at camp this summer and is looking forward to seeing her campers in Cypress.

Senior Camp

naty Natalia Aranguren, Unit Leader for Feldman & Robinson (13 & 14 year olds)

This will be Naty’s 7th summer at Robindel. Originally from Colombia, Naty now lives in Peru where she runs a youth tennis program. She has always had a passion for education and the outdoors and believes strongly in the positive physical, social and emotional impact that camp gives to kids. Naty speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese and Italian! She is excited to continue learning as a unit leader; Naty loves that camp is a place where she can continue to grow. She is looking forward to being back at Robindel for a full summer!

rosie Rosie Fisher, Unit Leader for Juniper (15 year olds)

Rosie is thrilled to be back at Robindel for her 4th summer. She is from Chichester, England but she has spent the last few years traveling and working around the world, most recently in New Zealand. In fact, Rosie has lived in summer for 5 years! Rosie is always in touch with us during the year excited to share new ideas for the summer. When asked what she is most looking forward to this summer, her response was “Everything!”

HEAD CABIN & OFFICE STAFF

SUZANNE Suzanne Dickinson, Bunk1 Photos & Yearbook

This will be Suzie’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Trim, Ireland where she studies Creative Digital Media at The Institute of Technology, Blanchardstown. Suzie has been to America once before but she has been hoping to come back and is thrilled that she gets to spend a summer at Robindel. She loves to be creative and design things. Suzie also loves music – she plays the guitar, banjo, mandolin and ukulele. She is looking forward to having new experiences and having fun with the campers. Suzie is a Bunk Aunt to the girls in Cypress.

MCKYNSEY Mckynsey Douglas, Office Staff

This is Mckynsey’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Newnan, Georgia and is studying Biology and Chemistry at Piedmont College. She plays lacrosse as well as piano and guitar. Mckynsey is looking forward to spending the summer with people who love taking advantage of outdoor activities. She is a Bunk Aunt to the girls in Poplar.

CHLOE Chloe Hudson, Bunk1 Photos & Yearbook

This will be Chloe’s first summer at Robindel, but she has known about camp for many years. Chloe’s mother and older sister have both worked at camp! Chloe is from Wirral, England where she earned a Wirral Metropolitan Art Foundation Diploma. Chloe is passionate about photography and loves spending time outdoors, so taking photos at Robindel is the perfect combination. She is looking forward to meeting new people and capturing as many smiling faces and happy memories as possible! Chloe will be a Willow Bunk Aunt this summer!

emma Emma Hunter, Program & Events

Hailing from New Zealand, this is Emma’s 5th summer at Robindel. We are excited to have her back in the Head Cabin this summer to continue planning new and exciting activities for campers and staff. She will also be in charge of the tag board (elective program). When not working in the Head Cabin she loves to take Winni dog for walks, play with Romy and spend time with her girls who will be in Juniper this summer!

jennie Jennie Kleiman, Athletic Director

Jennie was a 7-year camper and a 5-year staff member. She has taken 5 years off and is thrilled to be back at CR again! Jennie is from Berwyn, Pennsylvania where she is a 9th grade English teacher and a soccer and basketball coach. Jennie’s husband Scott was a Winaukee camper and counselor…and Nat was Jennie’s Dad’s counselor at Camp Takajo! Clearly camp is a big part of her family! Jennie will be overseeing all of the athletic programs at Robindel and helping our staff to further develop their coaching skills. She will also help with the intercamp program, create intra-camp teams, develop new all-camp activities and more! She is looking forward to that indescribable feeling that you get once you pass Jojo’s on the way up to camp!

cheryl Cheryl Nenner, Senior Sign-Ups

Cheryl decided to come ‘home’ to Robindel in 2012. She spent seven years as a camper at CR (1979-1985) and a counselor in 1989. Cheryl works with senior campers each summer to schedule and organize their Weekly Senior Sign-Up Schedules. She also keeps track of all of the trips out of camp, making sure that Natman and the Health Hut have all of the info. they need. Cheryl lives in Norwood, NJ with her husband David and their children, Andrew and Nicole (who are campers at Cedar & Robindel).

GIONITA Gionita Saldanha, Office Staff

This will be Gionita’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Liverpool, UK where she is studying Chemical and Biological Engineering at The University of Sheffield. Gionita has a range of interests including reading, running, theatre, music, badminton, swimming and netball. She is looking forward to meeting new people, making new friends and experiencing the US culture for the first time. Gionita is a Bunk Aunt to the girls in Birch.

callum Callum Scott, Program Staff

This will be Callum’s fourth summer at Robindel. He is from Stirling, Scotland where he recently finished studying Professional Education with Politics and History. After camp this summer he will begin his first year of secondary teaching. Having already been on the Tennis and Water Crafts staff at Robindel, Callum knows many parts of camp. He will be helping in a variety of areas this summer including: Yearbook, Landsports, Water Crafts, Program and more! He is looking forward to his new role at Robindel while spending another fantastic summer on Winnipesaukee. Callum is a Bunk Uncle to the girls in Birch.

suzie Suzie Telepovska, Program Assistant

This will be Suzie’s fifth summer at Robindel. She has had many roles at camp including kitchen staff and outdoor adventure staff/department head. During the year she works with camps and resorts to hire staff. Suzie has been known to help out anywhere that is needed and we are thrilled to have her based in the Head Cabin this summer! She will be helping in many areas including: intercamps, electives, special events, evening activities, campfires and trip days. Suzie is looking forward to seeing her camp family.

MEDICAL STAFF

 MAXINE Maxine Marlowe, Medical Administrator

This will be Maxine’s 25th summer at Camp Robindel. She is from Jenkintown, Pennsylvania where she retired from being the Dean of Students at a local school. She has a B.A. in Sociology and a Master’s Degree in Educational Supervision. Maxine is a loving grandmother to four grandchildren. She loves spending time with her camp friends and watching the campers mature over the years. Maxine is looking forward to greeting the returning campers, meeting the new campers and welcoming all of the staff for a healthy summer at Robindel.

MICHELLE Michele Dupree, Nurse

This will be Michele’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Fort Mill, South Carolina and is currently a nursing student at Anderson University. Her passion is Pediatric Nursing so she is thrilled to have the opportunity to work at Robindel. She is looking forward to building relationships with both campers and staff this summer.

Danielle Danielle Greskamp, Nurse

This will be Danielle’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Greenville, South Carolina and she is a recent nursing school graduate. Danielle has always known that she wanted to be a nurse; she loves people and loves taking care of people! Danielle is looking forward to having fun with the campers this summer.

SYDNEY Sydney Hazel, Student Nurse

This will be Sydney’s first summer at Robindel. She is a recent graduate with a degree in Nursing. Sydney is from Summerville, South Carolina. She chose nursing as her major because she wants to work in a field where she feels like she is making a difference every day. Her passion is working with children, so working as a nurse at camp is the perfect job! Sydney is looking forward to bonding with the campers and counselors this summer. She wants the kids to feel loved and appreciated and to feel at home while they are at camp.

jenny Jenny Robinson, Licensed Nurse Assistant

We are thrilled to have Jenny back at camp for her 9th summer after having missed 2 summers. Jenny has filled many roles at camp including office staff, program staff and unit leader. She and her husband Will live in Tamworth, New Hampshire with their three boys (Judah, Cyrus & Rowan). Jenny is a Homecare and Hospice LNA and is excited to get to use her medical training here at Robindel. She is looking forward to seeing all of the campers and staff again!

Amanda Amanda Young, Nurse

Amanda is back for her second summer at Robindel. She was our Student Nurse last summer and recently graduated from Anderson University with a degree in Nursing. After camp this summer she will be moving from her home town of Sugar Hill, Georgia to Boston, Massachusetts.  Amanda is looking forward to seeing all of the campers and staff and to being reunited with the campers she already knows.

ARTS & CRAFTS

VALENTINA Valentina Toledo, Arts & Crafts Department Head

This will be Valentina’s 5th summer at Robindel. She graduated in 2014 from SOAS in London with a degree in Politics and Economics with reference to the Middle East. Since then Valentina has been pursuing her passions in life – Last year she became an Anwarter qualified ski instructor in Austria and this past year she became a chef in one of New Zealand’s top restaurants! She is looking forward to seeing all of the campers this summer and to receiving her silver CR!

nina Nina Birchard, Arts & Crafts

This will be Nina’s second summer at Robindel. She is from Glasgow, Scotland where she is studying Product Design Engineering at Glasgow University. Nina’s specialty in the Art Barn is crafts. Aside from art, she loves to play the piano and juggle! Before camp this summer she will be spending 3 weeks in Rwanda with a program set up to encourage girls to study science and engineering. Nina is looking forward to reconnecting with camp friends and exploring new projects in the Art Barn. She is a counselor in Feldman.

EMILY Emily Davidson-Brett, Arts & Crafts

This will be Emily’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Wingrave, Buckinghamshire, UK where she is currently studying Fine Art at Bristol University of the West of England. Emily’s two older brothers have been coming to camp for years, so she has heard a lot about Robindel and is looking forward to experiencing it for herself. Her specialties in the Art Barn are drawing and ceramics. Emily is excited to be a Redwood counselor!

timi Timi Laney, Arts & Crafts

Timi is thrilled to be back at Robindel for her 4th summer. She is from Atlanta, Georgia and she recently graduated from The University of West Georgia with a BS in Environmental Studies. She is hoping to continue her studies and earn a master’s degree. Timi loves that although camp is only a summer job it is a year-round family. She is excited to watch her amazing campers grow into astonishing young ladies. Timi is looking forward to being surrounded by beautiful, joyful faces from the staff and campers. She will be with her girls in Robinson this summer.

CHARLOTTE LE Charlotte LeBlanc, Arts & Crafts

Charlotte is joining us from Rennes, France for her first Robindel summer. She is currently studying Law at Universite de Rennes and she has a French diploma to work with children. Charlotte is looking forward to meeting great people at camp and to sharing her culture as she learns about ours. She is a Maple counselor this summer.

LY Ly Nguyen, Arts & Crafts

This will be Ly’s first summer at Robindel. She is an Art Education student at Minnesota State University. Ly’s specialties are painting and drawing. She loves creativity and self-expression. Ly is looking forward to building new friendships and trying new activities. She is an Oak counselor this summer.

MADDY Maddy Sadler, Arts & Crafts

This will be Maddy’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Birmingham, UK where she is studying Fine Art at Leeds College of Art. Aside from art, Maddy likes hiking, camping, climbing, canoeing, rollerblading and PB&J! Maddy is looking forward to meeting lots of new people at camp this summer. She is a counselor in Knotty Pine.

greta Greta Sharp, Arts & Crafts

This will be Greta’s first summer at Robindel. Greta is from London, UK where she studies Fine Art. She used to be a competitive triathlete and she makes her own music too! Greta is looking forward to teaching art and having fun. She is a Spruce counselor.

isabella Isabella Toledo, Arts & Crafts

Isabella is returning for her 3rd summer at Robindel. Originally from Sao Paulo, Brazil, Isabella has lived all over the world. Her specialty in The Art Barn is Painting and Drawing. During the year she has been traveling and working on children’s education programs for art fairs and cultural institutions. After camp, Isabella plans to move to Lisbon for a painting masters program. She is looking forward to meeting all of the new campers and re-examining returning campers’ tooth situations! Isabella is excited to be a Willow counselor again!

Robyn Robyn Tousignant, Arts & Crafts

This will be Robyn’s third summer at Robindel. She is a student at Minnesota State University, Mankato working towards a degree in Art Education. Robyn’s specialty in the Art Barn is ceramics. She loves the arts and working with children, so camp is a perfect place! The experience of working at camp encouraged Robyn to apply to a student teaching abroad program for next year! Robyn is looking forward to seeing the familiar faces of campers and staff and is excited for what the summer has in store. She will be a Juniper counselor this summer!

FITNESS

SHANNON Shannon Lee, Fitness Department Head

Returning for her 5th summer, Shannon is excited to lead the Fitness Department again! Shannon is certified in Zumba and Zumba for Kids! She is studying Psychology and Public Health at the University of North Carolina. She was a State Champion in Track & Field in high school and continues to stay in shape in a variety of fun ways. Shannon has 4 younger sisters and an older brother, so it comes naturally for her to care for and love young people. She is looking forward to seeing her campers and how much they have grown over the year. Shannon is also excited to live on the beach as Feldman A and B come together to make Feldman C!

MEGAN KEATING Megan Keating, Fitness

Megan is coming from Liverpool, UK for her first summer at Robindel. She is a qualified Pilates instructor and has been working in finance since graduating. Her degree is in IT Management and she loves theatre! Megan is looking forward to making memories this summer at Robindel. She is a counselor in Feldman.

JESSICA Jessica Shaw, Fitness

This will be Jessica’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Norfolk, England where she has her Level 1 Health and Hygiene Certificate as well as her GCSE Certificate in P.E. Jessica loves to keep fit at the gym and by swimming, and she also enjoys cooking. She is looking forward to the camp experience and having fun as a Maple counselor.

GIGI Gillian Zingler, Fitness

Gillian was a camper at Robindel for 7 summers and is thrilled to be back as a counselor this summer! She is from New Jersey and is currently studying Media at Indiana University. She has worked at a day camp and is looking forward to returning to Robindel, a place that helped her grow in many ways. She can’t wait to help give her campers the Robindel experience that she had when she was a camper. Gillian is a counselor in Birch this summer.

 

GYMNASTICS

MEGAN Megan Slater, Gymnastics Department Head

This will be Megan’s second summer at Robindel. She is from Aberdour, Scotland and recently graduated from Queen Margaret University with a degree in Podiatry. Megan loves artistic gymnastics. She has a UKCC Gymnastics Level 3 qualification and she was a member of the Scottish Women’s Artistic Gymnastics Squad. She is also a Level 2 gymnastics coach. Megan is looking forward to meeting new friends, reliving camp life, and leading the Gymnastics Department! She is back with her girls in Cypress this summer.

JULIA D Julia Dobrojezzeva, Gymnastics

This will be Julia’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Dublin, Ireland where she has competed in gymnastics for many years. She has participated in both national and international rhythmic gymnastics championships. Julia is looking forward to gaining new experiences and sharing her skills with the campers. She can’t wait to meet everyone! Julia is a counselor in Poplar this summer.

ERIN Emma Steele, Gymnastics

Emma is coming from Warrington, England for her first summer at Robindel. She is studying PE at Edge Hill University. Emma has competed in the European championships in Cheerleading and has been competing in gymnastics for 14 years. She is looking forward to meeting all of the children and staff at Robindel, and is eager to put all of her experience to good use. Emma is a Knotty Pine counselor this summer.

ORLA Orla Whelan, Gymnastics

This will be Orla’s first summer at Robindel. She is coming to us from Dublin, Ireland where she studies Sports and Leisure Recreational Management. Orla is a two time All-Ireland champion in Gymnastics and a Level 3 European Champion in Cheerleading. Her specialty is tumbling and flexibility training. Orla is most looking forward to meeting new people at Robindel and teaching gymnastics…and, of course, having fun! She is a Feldman counselor.

LANDSPORTS

Amy Amy Boyd, Landsports Department Head

Amy is back for her second summer at Robindel. She comes from Birmingham, England and is currently studying English Literature and Creative Writing at Nottingham Trent University. Her specialty in the Landsports department is basketball. Amy comes from a large family with 4 sisters and 3 brothers so she is used to lots of activity like at camp! She is looking forward to coaching and meeting new people at camp. Amy is back with her girls in Robinson this summer.

REBECCA Rebecca Cohen, Landsports

Rebecca is joining the CR Staff for her first summer after having been a camper for 8 summers. She is from New York City and is currently studying Engineering at Duke University. Rebecca used to be a competitive figure skater! She is looking forward to being back at camp…and to the Dutch Auction evening activity! Rebecca is a Redwood counselor this summer!

TORI Tori Engler, Landsports

This will be Tori’s first summer on the Robindel Staff after having been an 8-year camper. Tori is from Boca Raton, Florida and is currently studying Communications at The University of Michigan. Her specialties in Landsports are basketball, soccer and lacrosse. She is excited to take on a new role at camp this summer as a counselor. Tori is looking forward to Gold Rush, B&W activities and campfires! She is a Feldman counselor this summer.

lexi Lexi Narducci, Landsports

After missing one summer, Lexi is thrilled to be back for her 2nd summer at Robindel. She is from Jacksonville, Florida and is currently a student at Washington & Lee Law School. Lexi previously played collegiate lacrosse at Piedmont College where she was recognized as an all-conference player. She has also received numerous awards from the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association. Lexi can’t wait to see her Juniper girls!

Michael Michal Pigula, Landsports

Michal is excited to return to Robindel for his 3rd summer. He is from Slovakia where he studies English Language and Culture. He is the starting point guard on his university team. Michal speaks English, Slovak, Russian and a bit of Italian. His specialties are basketball and volleyball. Michal was a Tomahawk last summer so he is looking forward to joining the Red Team this summer! He is also looking forward to intercamps and being a Bunk Uncle again to the girls in Maple.

CHELSEA Chelsea Schnapp, Landsports

Chelsea is joining us for her first summer on the CR Staff after spending 8 summers with us as a camper. She is from Melville, NY and is currently a student at Syracuse University. Chelsea’s brothers and father were both Winaukee campers so Robindel was the natural choice when she became old enough to go to camp! She is looking forward to working with the other staff and to creating bonds with the campers. Chelsea is a Feldman counselor.

OUTDOOR ADVENTURE

ANSLEIGH Ansleigh Gaglione, Outdoor Adventure Co-Department Head

Ansleigh is returning for her second summer at Robindel. She was a member of the Ropes & Archery Staff and a B&W Counselor Leader last summer and is excited to be leading the Outdoor Adventure team! She is looking forward to seeing her Cypress campers again and to see what the summer has in store for all of the staff!

CHARLOTTE P Charlotte Pringle, Outdoor Adventure Co-Department Head

Charlotte is coming from Oxford, England for her first CR summer. She has spent the last 6 months working for a company that leads expeditions around the world! In 2013 she completed AMC’s Mountain Leadership School in NH and has spend a lot of time working in outdoor education in the UK. Charlotte loves to bake and cook, especially coffee cake and spinach & feta pie! She has a degree in Mathematics with Education from Plymouth University, UK. Charlotte is looking forward to meeting everybody at Robindel and to leading fantastic trips for the campers this summer! She is a Bunk Aunt to the girls in Spruce.

DANNI Danni Cornish, Outdoor Adventure

Danni is joining the CR team for her first summer. She is from Shrewsbury, England. Danni recently graduated from Harper Adams University with a degree in Countryside Management and Forestry. She loves spending time outdoors and enjoys the positive impact that practical outdoor education has on mental health and academic learning. She is looking forward to creating life long memories. Danni is a Bunk Aunt to the girls in Oak.

AMANDA Amanda Ferstead, Outdoor Adventure

This will be Amanda’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Chicago, Illinois and she is currently studying for her Master’s in Public Health & Latin American Studies at Indiana University. She has Bachelor Degree in Biology & Spanish with a Chemistry Minor! Amanda speaks fluent Spanish and is especially interested in the Latin American region of the world. She has lead activities for girls in a range of specialties such as theatre, basketball, arts and volleyball. Amanda is looking forward to spending time with the amazing Robindel girls while exploring the outdoors and creating unforgettable adventures. She is a Bunk Aunt to the girls in Redwood.

ADELA Adela Sanz Pascual, Outdoor Adventure

This will be Adela’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Madrid, Spain where she recently completed her degree. Adela has been working as a rhythmic gymnastics teacher for children! She loves nature and hiking and is looking forward to learning more about the U.S. culture and landscape while taking the girls on adventures. She is a Redwood counselor.

PERFORMING ARTS (Theatre & Dance)

SYDNI Sydni Brawley, Performing Arts Co-Department Head

This will be Sydni’s second summer at Robindel. She is from Powhatan, Virginia and she recently graduated from James Madison University with a degree in Theatre Performance. Sydni grew up in a large family with 4 siblings. She decided to study theatre because she loves to tell stories and she thinks that theatre and the arts are incredibly valuable to the world. Sydni owns a small business called Moon River Print Company – she makes hand-lettered, watercolor art prints. She is looking forward to seeing her campers and producing shows this summer! Sydni is back with her girls in Knotty Pine.

BEA Bea Owens, Performing Arts Co-Department Head

Bea is back for her second summer on the CR Staff. She was also previously a camper for 7 summers. Bea recently graduated from James Madison University with a degree in Theatre Performance. After camp she will be moving to Scotland for a Master’s Program at The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. Bea’s mother was also a camper and staff member at Robindel…and her sister is working at camp too. Bea is looking forward to seeing her Oak girls again.

QUENTINA Quentina Dunbar, Performing Arts

This will be Quentina’s second summer at Robindel. She is from Coon Rapids, MN and is currently studying Gender and Women’s Studies at Minnesota State University, Mankato. Quentina spent the year abroad…on a boat with the Semester at Sea program! She is looking forward to seeing the campers and counselors from last summer. Quentina is a Juniper counselor this summer.

ERIN LEE Erin Lee, Performing Arts

Erin is joining us for her first summer at Robindel. She is from Charlotte, NC and is currently studying Exercise Science at UNC. Her specialty in the Performing Arts department is Dance. Erin’s two older sisters have both worked at Robindel so she has been hearing about the CR community for 5 years already! Erin is looking forward to meeting new people and creating strong bonds with campers and staff. She is a Spruce counselor this summer.

SARAH LONG Sarah Long, Performing Arts

This will be Sarah’s first summer at Robindel. She is originally from Georgia and is currently studying Musical Theatre at James Madison University. Sarah has been dancing nearly her entire life, beginning with classical ballet, contemporary and jazz, and now musical theatre. She has two younger sisters who she loves very much! Sarah is looking forward to working, learning, and living with wonderful girls for two months, and creating unforgettable bonds! She is a counselor in Willow this summer.

GRACE Grace Thomson, Performing Arts

This will be Grace’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Kent, England where she works at an events venue. Her specialties are ballet and modern dance. Grace’s mother was a counselor at Robindel in 1992! She has three brothers and she is looking forward to spending a summer with all girls! Grace is excited to get to know everybody at camp and can’t wait to be a part of the B&W program. She is a counselor to the girls in Poplar this summer.

RIDING

Tess Tess Hudson, Riding Department Head

Tess is returning for her 4th summer at Robindel, but she has known about Robindel for her entire life because her mother spent six summers on the Riding Staff at CR! This summer her younger sister is also joining the CR Family. Tess is studying Psychology at The University of Newcastle. She loves riding and working with horses, and her passion lies in teaching. Tess has a horse named Bongo! When asked what she is most looking forward to this summer, her response was “Everything!” Tess will be a Bunk Aunt to the girls in Birch.

DAISY Daisy Exell, Riding

This will be Daisy’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Wirral, UK where she works in a stable. Her specialty is show jumping! Daisy loves to rock climb in her free time. She is looking forward to making new friends from around the globe and to experiencing a different lifestyle. Daisy is a Bunk Aunt to the girls in Knotty Pine.

Eve Newton, Riding

Eve is excited to be back for her fourth summer! Eve has been part of both the Riding and Outdoor Adventure staff and she is looking forward to another summer at the stables. Eve is a competitive rower back home in the UK and she loves to drink milk!

megano Megan O’Grady, Riding

This will be Megan’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Dublin, Ireland where she studies Social Studies at The Dublin Business School. Social Studies combines psychology, sociology, crime and law, all of which interest her. Megan applied to work at Robindel because she loves working with children and teaching horse riding and she is looking forward to sharing her passion and excitement. She can’t wait to meet new people, learn new things, and live the camp experience. Megan is a Bunk Aunt to the girls in Maple.

ROPES & ARCHERY(aka ROAR)

MATT Matt Davidson-Brett, Ropes & Archery Department Head

This will be Matt’s 4th summer at Robindel. He is from Buckinghamshire, England but he has spent the last few years traveling and working, most recently as a canyoning guide in New Zealand. He loves adventuring, climbing, traveling, skiing and photography. Matt comes to camp each year hoping to have an awesome time meeting new staff, getting to know the campers more and to be a part of the strong Robindel community. He is looking forward to continuing to develop the Archery Department and to introducing some new exciting challenges at Ropes. He is a Bunk Uncle to the girls in Oak.

chuck Chuck Bailey, ROAR

Chuck is back for his 3rd summer at Robindel. He lives in Laconia, NH and originally started working at camp on the maintenance crew during pre-camp. Since joining the ROAR staff he has realized that he wants to pursue a job working with kids year round. He is looking forward to seeing all of his friends from previous summers and to making new ones this summer. Chuck is a Cypress Bunk Uncle.

Lily Lilly Child, ROAR

This will be Lilly’s second summer at Robindel. She comes to us from Norfolk, England where she is working towards her BSC in Nursing from The University of Nottingham. Lilly chose to study nursing because she feels privileged when she gets the opportunity to have a positive influence on someone’s life. She says that she is looking forward to campfires, S’mores, crazy tan lines, B&W, meeting new people, reuniting with old friends, and waking up on the shores of Winnipesaukee all summer! Lilly is a Bunk Aunt to the girls in Knotty Pine.

NAT Natalie Ellison, ROAR

This will be Natalie’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Spokane, WA and is currently studying German and Computer Science at Western Washington University. Natalie loves snow skiing – she works as a coach and instructor in the winter months at Mt. Baker in Glacier, Washington. Natalie grew up hearing wonderful stories about Robindel from her mother who was a water ski instructor at camp in the 80s. She is looking forward to spending her summer with an amazing group of girls. Natalie is a Birch counselor.

HANNAH FISHER Hannah Fisher, ROAR

Hannah is coming from Manchester, England for her first summer at Robindel. She studies Accounting and Finance at The University of Salford. Some random facts about Hannah: she has lived in Australia, she can play the flute, and she is a dance teacher in training! Hannah is looking forward to meeting lots of new people, having fun and making many enjoyable memories. Hannah is a Maple counselor this summer.

JASMINE Jasmine Harris, ROAR

This will be Jasmine’s second summer at Robindel. She is studying Biochemistry at The University of Nottingham where she is also a member of the University Trampoline Club! She plans to become a teacher after graduating. She can’t wait to see her campers again and is also looking forward to meeting new campers and counselors. Jasmine is a Maple counselor.

MEGAN HARRISON Megan Harrison, ROAR

This will be Megan’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Britain where she studies at The University of South Wales. Megan loves many sports and currently plays rugby and basketball. She is looking forward to new challenges and meeting new people at Robindel this summer. Megan is a Senior Camp Bunk Aunt!

SARAH Sarah Himsel, ROAR

Sarah is excited to be back for her 4th summer at Robindel. She recently graduated with a degree in Organizational Communication and Nonprofit Leadership Studies from Murray State University…where she was also in the marching band! Sarah is looking forward to being on the ROAR staff again, seeing old friends and meeting new people along the way. She can’t wait to see her Cypress girls!

JAMES James Slator, ROAR

James is joining the Robindel team for his first summer. He is currently working in his family business back in England. He enjoys playing hockey, mountain climbing and can also teach karate. James is looking forward to working as part of the CR Team! He is a Knotty Pine Bunk Uncle.

SKI

Brock Brock Uhlman, Ski Department Head

Returning for his 7th summer at Robindel, Brock brings a ton of experience with him. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology with a specialty in Fitness from Indiana University; he is a Red Cross Certified Lifeguard and an ACE Certified Personal Trainer. In addition, Brock has his USA Waterski Certification. He spent the last two years in New Zealand as a wakeboarding coach. Brock has been skiing since he was a little boy and along the way learned how to slalom ski, trick ski, barefoot, wakeboard, wake skate, wake surf and kneeboard. He loves sports and being outdoors. Brock is looking forward to getting out on the lake again this summer and helping the campers achieve their goals out on the water…with our new ski boats! He is a Bunk Uncle to the girls in Robinson.

Ed Ed Davidson-Brett, Ski

This will be Ed’s 6th summer at Robindel! He comes from The UK, but in recent years he has been traveling the world. He has spent the last two years in New Zealand instructing a variety of adventure activities in Queenstown. Ed is a BWSW Level 2 ski coach, a PADI Divemaster, an Emergency First Responder, and…in addition to being on the Ski Staff Ed can be found filming and editing videos on his Go Pro Camera. These videos can be found on Robindel’s own YouTube Channel! Ed is excited for another summer at Robindel…where he is getting married in August! He is a Bunk Uncle to the girls in Redwood.

Erin Erin Griffiths, Ski

Erin is thrilled to be back at Robindel for her 5th summer. She is from Matamata, New Zealand where she loves to wakeboard. Erin is excited to be back at Robindel and can’t wait to see how much her campers have grown. She is a Robinson counselor.

JACKIE Jackie Kaye, Ski

This will be Jackie’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Boca Raton, Florida and is currently a student at Syracuse University where she studies Psychology. Jackie was a camper at Robindel for 8 summers and is excited to be back at Robindel. She is looking forward to meeting the campers and eating Gary’s food again! Jackie is a Willow counselor.

LUKE Luke Kegley, Ski

This will be Luke’s first summer at Robindel. He is from Burnsville, MN and is currently studying Recreation, Parks & Leisure Services at Minnesota State University, Mankato. He chose his major because he loves working with kids in the outdoors. Luke is looking forward to meeting new people and to working outside of Minnesota for the first time. He is a Bunk Uncle to the girls in Poplar.

AOIFE Aoife O’Connor, Ski

This will be Aofie’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Northern Ireland where she is a student at Ulster University.  She is looking forward to working with fellow counselors at Robindel, and is especially excited to meet and work with the campers. Aoife is also excited to share her Irish culture with everybody at camp. She is a Birch counselor.

ISI Isabel Owens, Ski

This will be Isi’s 2nd summer as a Robindel Staff after being a camper for 9 summers. She comes from a Robindel family – her mother and sister were both campers and counselors at camp! Isi is currently studying International Studies and Spanish at Indiana University. In her free time she enjoys running, yoga, dancing and drawing. Isi is extremely excited to see and work with her campers again, and to spend another summer on the lake. She is a Knotty Pine counselor.

CHARLOTTE Charlotte Smith, Ski

Charlotte is thrilled to be back for her second summer at Robindel. She is from Rochester, Minnesota and she studies English, Education and Japanese at Saint Olaf University. Previously a member of the Swim staff, Charlotte is excited to join the Ski team this summer! She is also looking forward to working on The Sing with old friends and new at Robindel. Charlotte is a Spruce counselor.

MARNI Marni Wolchok, Ski

This will be Marni’s first summer as a CR Staff, but she was previously a camper for 7 summers. She is from Armonk, NY and is currently studying English at Vanderbilt University. Marni always knew that she wanted to return to Robindel to be a counselor and she can’t wait to show her campers why Robindel is so special. She is a Cypress counselor!

SWIM

Poppy Poppy Davies, Swim Department Head

Poppy is returning for her third summer at Robindel. She is from Bournemouth, England and is currently studying Business Management at Bournemouth University. She originally came to Robindel to push herself out of her comfort zone, and she fell in love with the atmosphere and the people. Poppy is a Red Cross Lifeguard and is certified in Water Safety Instruction. She is looking forward to seeing all of the campers and helping them to have the best summer ever! Poppy is a Maple counselor.

EMMA HOPE Emma Hope, Assistant Swim Department Head

Emma is back for her second summer at Robindel. She is from Jedburgh, Scotland. Growing up, her school friends called her “a fish” because of her love for swimming. In recent years she stopped competing and decided to begin coaching alongside her mother. She is looking forward to being on the lake every day and seeing the beautiful CR sunsets. Emma is a Red Cross Lifeguard and is certified in Water Safety Instruction. She is a Juniper counselor!

erin e Erin Evans, Swim

This will be Erin’s first summer at Robindel. She is from the UK where she has been traveling and is planning to start university in the fall. She has been a competitive swimmer for seven years and also plays water polo. She is looking forward to swimming and being on the lake all day! Erin is a Red Cross Lifeguard and is certified in Water Safety Instruction. She is an Oak counselor this summer.

ALI Alison Failor, Swim

Ali is returning for her 2nd summer at Robindel. She is currently studying Elementary Education at The University of Iowa. She originally came to Robindel because her step mom used to be a counselor and told her about the CR Family! Alison loves to travel and help kids reach their full potential. She had so much fun last summer and is looking forward to seeing all of her friends and campers. Ali is a Red Cross Lifeguard and is certified in Water Safety Instruction. She is a Robinson counselor.

SASKIA Saskia Guichard, Swim

This will be Saskia’s first summer at Robindel. She is from London where she works at an ice rink in the winter and a pool in the summer. Aside from swimming, Saskia loves to cook and travel. She is looking forward to meeting new people, exploring a whole new place and building memories. Saskia is a Red Cross Lifeguard and certified in Water Safety Instruction. She is a Feldman counselor.

ZOE MITCHELL Zoe Mitchell, Swim

This will be Zoe’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Dunfermline, Scotland where she studies Biomedical Science at Robert Gordon University. Zoe loves to swim and play hockey. She heard about Robindel from a friend back home and couldn’t wait to experience it for herself! Zoe is looking forward to spending her summer at a camp in the USA. She is a Red Cross Lifeguard and is certified in Water Safety Instruction. Zoe is a Birch counselor.

LOUISE Louise Warby, Swim

Louise is returning from Essex, UK for her second summer at Robindel. She is studying History and Politics at The University of Exeter. Louise is a Red Cross Lifeguard and is certified in Water Safety Instruction. She is currently training as a classical singer and can sing in 5 languages! Louise is excited to see all of the staff and campers who she met last summer. She will be a Poplar counselor this summer.

PAIGE Paige Young, Swim

This will be Paige’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Liberal, Kansas and is currently studying Elementary Education at Fort Hays State University. She has been a state swimmer for 2 years in a row and also rowed for The University of Kansas. Paige is looking forward to making connections with staff and campers and creating lasting friendships. She is a Feldman counselor.

TENNIS

Bob Bob “Buffalo Bob” Gamble, Tennis Department Head

This will be Bob’s 25th summer at Camp Robindel! He is from Buffalo, NY where he is a Professor of Education and a Club Tennis Pro. Bob is a member of the USPTA and USTA, and he has a PhD in Education. He is a USPTA Certified Tennis Coach of the Year. Bob recently had two federal tennis grants approved. He has been teaching tennis to people of all ages since long before any of our campers were born! He is a former Division 1 College Tennis Coach too! Bob is looking forward to continue improving the tennis program and work with quality staff and wonderful campers. He is planning to grow the ping pong participation of campers and staff and to introduce pickle ball and badminton at camp!

josh Joshua Bosse, Tennis

This will be Josh’s first summer at Robindel. He is originally from Gonubie, South Africa and is currently a tennis coach at his local club. Aside from playing tennis Josh loves to go fishing and is always up for an adventure. He is looking forward to meeting new people at camp this summer. Josh is a Bunk Uncle to the girls in Willow.

adrian Adrian Campbell, Tennis

Adrian will be joining us for his 24th summer at Robindel. During the year he is a Tennis Pro in his home country of Jamaica. Campers love to be on Adrian’s court because he is a fantastic tennis instructor and always pushes campers to try their hardest and have fun. Adrian is looking forward to helping campers to improve their tennis skills this summer.

johann Johann Canthelou, Tennis

Returning for his 24th  Robindel summer, all of the campers know “JOhann!” During the year he is a mathematics teacher. At the moment he is teaching in Romania but over the last 14 years he has taught in Austria, France (his home country), England, Germany, Spain and of course the USA. We are happy to welcome Johann back to camp this summer. He is looking forward to the beautiful evening sunsets.

LYN YUEN Lyn Yuen Choo, Tennis

This will be Lyn Yuen’s first summer at Robindel. She is originally from Malaysia and is currently studying Pharmacy and playing Tennis at West Virginia University. Her two older sisters both worked at Robindel so she has heard about camp for many years. Lyn Yuen is looking forward to experiencing Robindel for herself and to working with kids and teaching tennis. She is a Willow counselor.

DEZZ Dezz Curtis, Tennis

This will be Dezz’s second summer at Robindel. He is currently studying Sports Medicine and playing Tennis at The University of Texas, Arlington. He is also a Red Cross Lifeguard and a PADI open water diver! Dezz is looking forward to meeting new people and reuniting with old friends. He is a Bunk Uncle to the girls in Feldman.

TREY Trey Mariga, Tennis

Trey is back for his 3rd summer at Robindel. He is originally from Zimbabwe and is currently studying Computer Information Systems. He is on the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll and is an All Academic Regional and National Tennis Player (the first in his school’s history!). Trey represented Zimbabwe in tennis growing up. He is excited to be back for his third summer and is looking forward to making new friends and seeing friends from last summer. Trey is a Feldman Bunk Uncle.

WENDY Wendy Rudhu, Tennis

Coming back for her 3rd summer, Wendy is excited to see all of the campers and staff. She plays Tennis and studies Accounting at Bluefield State College and she is originally from Zimbabwe. Wendy played junior tennis at the national and international level and was ranked #1 at the age of 17. She speaks 3 languages: Shona, Ndebele and English! Wendy is a Feldman counselor this summer.

noah Noah Sullivan, Tennis

Noah is joining us for his official first summer, but he has been an assistant instructor for a few summers already. He is from Meredith, NH and has known about camp for his entire life…his grandfather is Joel! Aside from tennis he also plays football and is an honors student. He is looking forward to passing on his knowledge of the game of tennis to the campers. Noah is a Bunk Uncle to the girls in Knotty Pine.

KLARA Klara Supejova, Tennis

This will be Klara’s 3rd summer at Robindel. She recently graduated from Eastern Michigan University where she played tennis and studied Sports Management. Klara is originally from The Czech Republic. She was named the 2013 MAC Player of the Year as well as Freshman of the Year. Back home, Klara was ranked number 14 in the Junior Czech rankings. She is looking forward to being back at Robindel for another great summer with her amazing girls in Robinson.

CHRISTIAN Christian Vivas, Tennis

After having missed a few summers, Christian is excited to be back for his 5th summer at Robindel. He is from Lima, Peru where he works in Business Development Services. He has wanted to come back for a few summers now, so he is thrilled that it worked out for him to return for the 2016 summer. Christian is looking forward to teaching tennis this summer!

WATER CRAFTS

LEX Lex Fox, Water Crafts

Lex is returning for his second summer at Robindel. He is from New York City but he spent the past year traveling in Australia. Lex has been working at different summer camps for 9 summers, so he brings lots of experience and new ideas to us! In his free time he designs and builds motorcycles and furniture. He is looking forward to sharing his passion for life on the water, catching up with old friends, and making new ones. Lex is a Red Cross Certified Lifeguard. He is a Bunk Uncle to the girls in Spruce.

MHAIRI Mhairi Allison, Water Crafts

This will be Mhairi’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Hayling Island, UK and is currently studying Medicine at Dundee University. Growing up on an island, she has been sailing since the age of 10. Mhairi has her Royal Yachting Association Stage 3 Youth Dinghy Sailing Certification. She loves sports, science, people, and art…and is known for her face painting skills! Mhairi is looking forward to meeting the children and staff and being part of the Robindel Family. She is an Oak counselor.

eilidh Eilidh Davidson, Water Crafts

Eilidh is joining us from Perth, Scotland for her second summer at Robindel. She spent this past year working as a ski instructor and looking after children in Italy. Eilidh has earned Royal Yachting Association awards for sailing plus advanced modules. She is looking forward to being back with her Feldman girls at Robindel this summer and to teaching new skills out on the lake.

elin Elin Ellis, Water Crafts

Elin comes to us from Ireland for her first CR summer. She is planning to go back to school next year to study Drama and decided to spend her last free summer on the shores of Winnipesaukee since she loves to sail. Elin is looking forward to making new friends and working with people from all different backgrounds.

CASEY Casey Haas, Water Crafts

This will be Casey’s first summer as a counselor at Robindel. She was previously a CR camper for 7 summers. Casey is from Penn Valley, PA and is currently a student at The University of Wisconsin, Madison. She is looking forward to spending a summer at her favorite place with her favorite people! Casey is a Spruce counselor.

KATIE Katie Kaminsky, Water Crafts

This will be Katie’s first summer as a counselor at Robindel. She was previously a camper here for 8 summers. Katie is from Roslyn Heights, NY and is currently studying Marketing at Emory University. Katie comes from a family of 9 children so she is used to being around lots of energy and excitement! She is looking forward to spending another summer at Robindel. She will be a Redwood counselor this summer.

CHRIS Chris Keyes, Water Crafts

We are happy to have Chris back at Robindel for his 6th summer. Chris is from Moultonboro, NH (right next door to camp!) but has spent the last few years all over the world. After traveling to 18 different countries he says that Lake Winnipesaukee is still his favorite place in the world. Chris is looking forward to reconnecting with returning campers and counselors and meeting all of the new ones.

SAMANTHA LOCKER Samantha Locker, Water Crafts

After having been a CR camper for 7 summers, Samantha is thrilled to return as a staff member. She is from New York City and is currently studying Communications at Tulane University. Samantha is looking forward to meeting all of the campers and spending every day on the lake! She is a Maple counselor.

MAINTENANCE

Joel Mudgett, Head of Maintenance – 34th summer at Robindel

Jeff Shannon, Assistant Head of Maintenance – 12th summer at Robindel

 

craig Craig Davis, Full time Maintenance Staff – 20th summer at Robindel

Joel, Jeff and Craig spend all year at Camp Robindel. They maintain the property and facilities for our use in the summer. If you can think-it, they can build or fix it!

dan  Daniel Ecler, Maintenance

Daniel is coming from the Czech Republic for his second summer at Robindel. Back home he is studying Biology and Czech Language & Literature and plans to be a teacher because he loves working with children. He loves sports and music…and was a singer in a band! Daniel is looking forward to a summer on Maintenance, a change of pace from his summer in the Kitchen.

Matthew Kupcik, Maintenance

Matthew is joining us from Opava, Czech Republic for his first Robindel summer. He is currently studying Mechanical Engineering at VSB-TUO. He loves motorcycles, cars and driving in general and hopes to visit some of the USA race tracks while in the country. Matthew is looking forward to spending a summer at Robindel and to meeting new people.

Luis Priego, Maintenance

Luis is joining us for his first summer at Robindel. He is from Puebla, Mexico where he is studying Industrial Engineering. He heard about camp through a friend and is thrilled to join the CR Team this summer! Luis loves to play soccer and run in his free time. He is looking forward to making new friends, learning about the American Culture and visiting new places.

jakub Jakub Przybylski, Maintenance

This will be Jakub’s second summer at Robindel. He is from Poland and is currently studying European Law at Adam Mickiewicz University and also has a Bachelor’s Degree in Administrative Law. He hopes to work in an embassy in the future. Jakub loves water sports, especially sailing and swimming. He is looking forward to another summer at CR!

SUPPORT STAFF

sean Sean Gannon, Kitchen Manager

This will be Seans 16th summer at Robindel. He has been working in the hospitality field for over 25 years. Sean works with Ann to create the menu, supervises the kitchen staff to prepare daily meals, and is the go-to person for all of our campers with allergies and special meal requests. He met his wife at Robindel and they have two sons, Sebastian and Jakob. Sean is looking forward to reconnecting with friends from summers past, working with Gary and Retha, and getting a big hug and kiss from Nat, Ann and Carol.

retha Retha Garrett – Dining Room Manager

Retha oversees the dining room, making sure that salad bars are always full and organized. She keeps the kitchen clean and tidy, and makes sure that everybody’s needs are met. If you sit down and have a meal with Retha you won’t want it to end…she has the best stories!

gary Roosevelt “Gary” Garrett – Head Chef

CR’s head chef Gary has been part of the Robindel family since 1960. He is probably the hardest working man you have ever met! You can find Gary in the kitchen late at night or early in the morning preparing dough for his famous fresh rolls. Some of Gary’s other well known foods include sticky buns, chocolate chip cookies, fried chicken and challah bread.

dana Dana Perkins, Kitchen – Second Chef

Dana has been at Robindel for 9 summers. During the year he is a chef at Plymouth State University. Dana loves to fish, boat and ride his motorcycle. He is a US Army Veteran. He has 3 children, 2 step children and 10 grandchildren. We are happy to have Dana back for another CR summer.

MARTIN Martin Oravec, Kitchen – Third Chef

This will be Martin’s first summer at Robindel. He is from Slovakia and is currently studying Marketing Management of Business at Matej Bel University. Martin speaks Slovak, English, German, Czech and some Russian! He is looking forward to getting to know new people, experiencing the American culture, and becoming part of the camp family.

ANNA Anna Barbacka, Laundry

This will be Anna’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Poznan, Poland where she is studying Biophysics at university. She has many interests including reading books, cycling and playing the piano. Anna is looking forward to meeting new people and improving her English!

ALEX Aleksandra Bech, Kitchen

This will be Aleksandra’s first summer at Robindel. She is coming to us from Poland where she studies at The University of Economics. Aleksandra loves sports and working out – she is a fitness instructor and personal trainer at home. She is looking forward to meeting new people from other countries and to traveling after camp.

denisa Denisa Dzavoronkova, Kitchen

This will be Denisa’s first summer at Robindel. She comes from Slovakia where she is studying Human Resources at Presnov University. Denisa speaks English, Czech, Russian and a bit of Polish! She has always wanted to work at a camp in the USA and she is looking forward to meeting new people from all over the world.

monika Monika Hamrakova, Kitchen

This will be Monika’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Slovakia and is a student at The University of Presov studying Translation and Interpretation Studies. Monika is looking forward to spending her second summer in the USA and to getting to know all of the people at Robindel.

gergo Gergo Horvath, Kitchen

This will be Gergo’s first summer at Robindel. He is coming to us from Hungary where he is studying Interpreting and Translating at University of Budapest. Gergo speaks Hungarian, German, Russian and English! He has always wanted to travel to the USA and is looking forward to meeting people from all over the world. He says that he would like to experience “the land of the positive world views and creative ideas.”

luca Luca Hoffman, Laundry

Luca is joining us for her first Robindel summer. She is from Hungary where she studies English Studies at The University of Szeged. In her free time she loves to draw, read and run. Luca loves to travel and get to know other places, people and cultures, so coming to camp was a natural choice! She is looking forward to lots of new experiences this summer.

ARMIN Armin Nagy, Kitchen

This will be Armin’s first summer at Robindel. He is from Hungary where is is studying Electrical Engineering at The University of Pecs. He loves spending time in nature, hiking, sports and taking care of bonsai trees. Armin is looking forward to making new friends from around the world and improving his English.

barbora Barbora Riskova, Laundry

This will be Barbora’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Slovakia and is currently studying Business Economy at Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra. Barbora loves to travel, and she loves dogs! She is excited to travel around the USA and is looking forward to meeting new people from around the world.

zsofia Sofia Tihanyi, Kitchen

This will be Sofia’s first summer at Robindel. She is originally from Hungary where she is studying Finance and Accounting at Szeged of University. In her free time she enjoys sports and reading. Sofia is looking forward to meeting new people and experiencing new cultures.

TESS V Tereza Valikova, Laundry

This will be Tereza’s second summer at Robindel. She is from The Czech Republic where she is studying English & Czech Language and Literature with a focus on Education. She plans to become a teacher one day. Tereza speaks English, Slovak and German. She plays the guitar, piano and sings in a band too! After having the summer of her life last summer she is excited to return again and can’t wait to meet new friends and travel.

maria Marie Velkoborska, Kitchen

This will be Marie’s first summer at Robindel. She is from Pilsen, Czech Republic where she studies Global Business and Management. Marie loves traveling and meeting new people and she plans to work as a manager in the tourism industry. She also loves to dance, play the piano and ride horses. Marie is looking forward to meeting new people, learning about the American culture and traveling.

ARTUR Artur Yustus, Kitchen

Artur is joining us for his first CR summer. He is from Ukraine where he is a student at Matej Bel University. He is looking forward to coming to the USA to work and have a wonderful summer.