We’re excited to kick off our 2016 season of Outdoor Education at Camp Sealth this week during national #EEWeek! Meet our crew of new and returning faces to the Camp Sealth team of passionate educators ready to share their knowledge and love of the outdoors with all of our students this season. We welcome you all to Camp Sealth and are mighty glad you’re here!
Loyola University, Chicago – B.A History & Education
Hometown: Springfield, Missouri
Favorite Plant: Venus Fly Traps
Favorite Animal: Hippos, especially pygmy hippos.
What Excites you most about your job? Working outside and having fun while learning!
Three words that describe Bridget: Creative, Talkative, and Funny
University of Washington – B.S. General Biology
Hometown: Olympia, WA
Favorite Plant: Magnolia
Favorite Animal: Harbor Seal
What Excites you most about your job? Getting to work in the great outdoors and get kids excited about science.
Three words that describe Rachel: Crafty, Independent, and Friendly
Hometown: Kenai, Alaska
Favorite Plant: Strangle Fig Tree
Favorite Animal: Elephant
What excites you most about your job? When others are intrigued about the subject I’m teaching.
Three words that describe Jorrie: Practical, Pondering, and Determined
University of Washington – Tacoma – B.S. Environmental Science
Hometown: O’Fallon, Illinois
Favorite Plant: Vine Maple or Redoiser Dogwood
Favorite Animal: Great Grey Owl
What excites you most about your job? Getting kids excited about the outdoors and in touch with nature.
Three words that describe Mary: Adventurous, Caring, and Open-minded
University of Washington – Bothell – B.S. Environmental Science
Hometown: Mill Creek, WA
Favorite Plant: Cork Oak
Favorite Animal: Turtle
What excites you most about your job? Getting to spend time in nature and sharing the excitement and interest with kids.
Three words that describe Linda: Observant, Curious, and Quirky
Oregon State University – B.S. Animal Science, minor in leadership
Hometown: Seattle, WA
Favorite Plant: Succulent
Favorite Animal: Octopus
What excites you most about your job? Being in nature, staying active and tending to the garden.
Three words that describe Kelsey: Hilarious, Caring, and Responsible
Oregon State University – B.S. Recreation Resource Mgmt, minor in Natural Resources
Hometown: Des Moines, WA
Favorite Plant: Noble Fir
Favorite Animal: Humpback Whale
What excites you most about your job? Providing engaging outdoor experiences and the variety!
Three words that describe Meaghan: Optimistic, Imaginative, and Good Listener