Every summer since the age of sixteen Kristy has been working at summer camps. Naturally when it came time to choose a career she wanted to work outdoors. Now in her tenth year at C.Y.O. Camp Brébeuf and as the Director, Kristy will continue to work with the Outdoor Education program, while overseeing the rest of camp. A graduate from Fleming College with two diplomas in Outdoor Recreation and Ecotourism and Adventure Tourism Management, Kristy enjoys using her skills at C.Y.O. Camp Brébeuf.
Kristy has recently returned to work from maternity leave and is looking forward to working with school groups and upcoming summer.
C.Y.O. Consultant to Youth Ministry
Katie began working at C.Y.O. Camp Brébeuf in 2006 as an outdoor education programmer. She has worked at camp in a variety of positions, these include O.E. programmer, faith programmer, and wellness coordinator. She left camp to obtain her E.C.E. from Mohawk college and has since returned as our office manager and youth ministry consultant. Katie completed her Youth Evangelization Certificate from Newman Theological College in May 2015. She is excited to work with and grow youth ministry in the Hamilton Diocese.
Katie will be away on maternity leave starting in August 2017. During this time James will be taking over the role of Youth Ministry Consultant and can be contacted if you have any questions.
James has worked at C.Y.O. Camp Brébeuf since the summer of 2008, working in number of positions including Maintenance, Counsellor, Program Staff, Support Staff and Program Coordinator during the summer and Outdoor Education Programmer during the spring. After a year at the C.Y.O. Head Office as the Athletics Coordinator, James is happy to be back at Camp Brébeuf. A graduate from Brock University in Social Sciences and Conestoga College in Recreation and Leisure Services, James is eager to share his passion for outdoor recreation.
James will be filling in for Katie Moncrieffe during her maternity leave, starting in July 2017
Tom is a lifelong resident of Guelph and a member of the St. Joseph parish community. As the Maintenance Manager, he is thoroughly committed to providing a safe, clean and healthy environment at Camp Brébeuf. With the assistance of all staff, Tom will ensure that the facilities and grounds will be maintained to the highest level of standards possible, thus enhancing the camp experience for all participants.
Shirley has worked with children for over 25 years. She started her career as Pre-School Director for the Kitchener YMCA and has worked both as a paid staff and volunteer in many other positions working with children off all ages. She is a member of St. John the Baptist Parish and was an adult youth group leader as well as a member of the Sacramental Preparation Program team. She has worked in the food industry for over five years and has been at Camp Brébeuf for eight years. As Head Cook at Camp Brébeuf, Shirley is dedicated to providing nutritious, well balanced meals to all who visit camp. If there are any dietary questions or concerns please do not hesitate to contact Shirley at Camp Brébeuf, she will be happy to speak with you.