Camp Awakening

The strength of Camp Awakening is in our volunteer Board of Directors. They inspire and encourage through vision, talent and passion. Their gifts provide opportunities for lives to be changed.

2021/2022 Board of Directors

Susie Lindsay, Chair
Susie has wonderful memories of working as a camp counsellor at Camp Awakening and is delighted to be involved with Camp again. Susie is Counsel at the Law Commission of Ontario.

Dolly Menna-Dack, Vice Chair
Dolly is a former Camp Awakening camper who is passionate about ensuring kids and youth have the opportunity to participate in summer camp. Dolly is a Clinical and Research Ethicist at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital.

Eric Stephenson, Treasurer

Linda Rhijnsburger, Secretary

Jamie Macintosh, Past Chair
President and CEO of Monterey Minerals Inc. and alumni of Kilcoo Camp, Jamie manages our Endowment Fund.

Erin Brandon
A Paediatric Nurse Practitioner at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Erin is passionate about increasing opportunities from children and youth with medical and functional needs.

Lesley Cresswell

David Latimer (ex-officio)
Known as “Lub” at camp, David is the Director of Kilcoo Camp and Director of Community Life at Greenwood College School. He keeps an eye out for our boys in the summer.

Bruce Logan
Bruce is a communications expert who lends a hand to our brand building, marketing and stakeholder communications efforts.

Dana Nielsen
Dana is a former camper and staff member of Camp GV, the original host camp for the Awakening girls’ program. She now works with youth and their families as a clinical social worker at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH).

Meghan Payne
Meghan is an avid outdoors woman with a passion for all things camp and canoe tripping. A health law lawyer with Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, Meghan is always happy to help out at Camp with everything from legal guidance to canoe trip planning.

Lisa Wilson (ex-officio)
Lisa is the Executive Director of Camp Oconto.  She, and her daughter Bronwyn Gorsline, keep an eye on the girls in the summer.