Nancy Garran, Executive Director of ACA Accredited Cape Cod Sea Camps (CCSC) has announced that Christie Peterson will be accepting the position as Associate Director, Resident Camp.
Christie has worked at camp as a counselor, head counselor, department head of swimming and assistant director since 2001. She has a teaching degree from Springfield College and has experience in the classroom as well as the camping field working with children and young adults. Her other interests include teaching courses in swimming as an American Red Cross Instructor Trainer for Cape Cod; being recognized as a member of the Cape Cod Leadership Institute which trains and mentors leaders on Cape Cod; has worked on various American Camp Association (ACA) committees and in the ACA Camp Accreditation program, as well as building a family with husband, Garran and almost 2 month old son, Finnegan Peterson and their chocolate lab Grady.
Over the last few years, Christie has been working with Sherry Mernick, who will retire in the spring of 2014, assisting with staff hiring and training. Her teaching experience, critical understanding of our camp culture, supervisory skills, knowledge of our camp program and relationship with the camp families, campers and staff are vital assets to CCSC.