While the GMC Youth Development & Camp Management Program is relatively new (spring of 2007), there has been a degree program in recreation at GMC since 1976. Here are some examples of what recent graduates in the youth development and camp management and adventure education programs are doing now:
Arielle Antosca '12
Counselor-in-Training Head, Farm & Wilderness Foundation, Plymouth, Vt.
Megan Lumnah '12
Community & School Program, The American Youth Foundation, N.H.
Parker Maish '12
Lead Facilitator, Boston University Experiential Education, Mass.
Amanda Yates '12
Event & Training Specialist, AmeriCorps VISTA, Virginia Mentoring Partnership, Richmond, Virginia
Natasha Cosgrove '11
Lifeguard & Counselor, Central Lincoln County YMCA, Maine
Brian Bevacqua '10
Director/Owner, Still River Outfitters, West Windsor, Vt.
James Robertson '10
Medical Coordinator, Brevard, N.C.
Field Program Manager, Camp Hope, Canton, N.C.
Logistics Crew, Wellspring Adventure Camp, Cruso, N.C.
Stephanie Dolson '07
Associate Director of Teen and Experiential Programs for Berkshire South Regional Community Center in Great Barrington, Mass.
Amanda Kelley '06
Director of Adventure Programs at Frost Valley YMCA in Claryville, N.Y.
Elizabeth Sullivan '05
Coordinator for the Center for Medically Fragile Children in Providence, R.I.
Kathy Haber '03
Human Resources Director for Summit Achievement in Stow, Maine
Kristina Raudys '03
Recreation Director for Rich Morin's Professional Scuba Centers in Glens Falls, N.Y.
Geoffrey Burghardt '02
Program Supervisor for the South Burlington Recreation Department in Burlington, Vt.
Van Allen '00
Program Director for the Rutland Boys & Girls Club in Rutland, Vt.
Brian Thiel '00
Crew Chief for the Montana Conservation Corps in Kalispell, Mont.
Alison Czarnecki '98
Reading Specialist in North Adams, Mass.
Camp Committee Member for Camp Ashmere, Mass.