Meet the Field:

What’s your role?

I am the Executive Director of Camp Ben Frankel and the Jewish Federation of Southern IL, Southeast MO, and Western KY

Where did you get your start in camping?

Camp Ben Frankel!

If you weren’t a camp professional you’d be…

Working in a cause-related nonprofit

What is your camp nickname?

H (just the letter)

Your Favorite camp meal is…

Anything healthy that the kids like…or let’s be honest CANTEEN!

Your Favorite Ice Breaker

The game Screaming Viking- check it out here

What’s a MUST on your camp playlist?

Bless This House

What activity at camp makes you miss being a camper?



What’s always in your backpack?

Tell us what Jewish camp is to you, in 6 words

Safe, fun, accepting community; Jewish identity (and gaga of course)