Request

Meet Our Staff

Simba
Simba
Year at GAC - 13th

Hometown: San Marino, CA
School: Trinity College
Hobbies: skiing, traveling, making films, and definitely eating
Looking forward to the most: Meeting my campers! Can’t wait to hang out with the new kids and help them try out all the activities that GAC offers
If you were an animal, what animal would you be and why? I know my name is Simba, but I’d probably be a manatee because I would love just blissfully swimming through the water, minding my own business and just loving life.

Skipper
Skipper
Year at GAC - 7th

Hometown: Palos Verdes, CA
School: University of Southern California!! Fight on!!
Hobbies: Skiing, Sailing, Photography, Hanging with my friends, Cooking
Looking forward to the most: Meeting new people, s’mores, sleeping under the stars, and having a great summer!!!
If you could be any animal, what animal would you be and why?: I would be a dolphin because they love to be in groups, are super social, and are always in the water!!

Slim
Slim
Year at GAC - 6th

Hometown: Biloxi, MS
School: Mississippi State University #HailState
Hobbies: Eating Tagalongs, wearing Hawaiian shirts, dunking on an 8 foot rim, frolicking on the dance floor, Woooooooshing, Quidditch, winning the House Cup, locking down Fuego and Shades on the basketball court, and writing poetry by the campfire
Looking forward to the most: Rolling 60+ deep to every GAC event with the squad
If you were an animal, what animal would you be and why? A flamingo because they would look fabulous raising their wings and yelling “we made it” anytime something fun happened.

Smudge
Smudge
Year at GAC - 1st

Hometown: Manchester, UK
School: University of Exeter
Hobbies: Cricket, field hockey, music & film
Looking forward to the most: Campfires
If you could be any animal, what animal would you be and why?: My housemate said I’d be a Lioness – I’m fierce and strong if I need to defend myself and friends, I work hard when something needs to be accomplished, but I’m all about spending time chilling and being silly with the people I love.
I think he’s hit the nail on the head; he proves I have the best pride, positive vibes only.

Sol
Sol
Year at GAC - 4th

Hometown: Altadena, California
School: Azusa Pacific University
Hobbies: Reading, camping, hiking, friends
Looking forward to the most: The Stars
If you could be any animal, what animal would you be and why?: Wolf, because they are pack animals that value respect and family. They adventure and wander but have a steady home. 

Soy
Soy
Year at GAC - 10th

Hometown: Clovis, Ca
Hobbies: Woodworking, luggage, and watching sports.
Looking forward to the most: 5:45 Luggage Party
If you were an animal, what would you be and why? Buffalo – big, hairy, and funny looking.

Space Ghost
Space Ghost
Year at GAC - 7th

Hometown: Los Angeles, California
School: University of Southern California
Hobbies: Hiking, running, playing saxophone, making puns
Looking forward to the most: Gettin’ goofy
If you could be any animal, what animal would you be and why?: I’d be a seal!

They have flippers, which are the most biologically advanced appendages on planet Earth. With said flippers, seals have built a sophisticated civilization that has been secretly responsible for almost all of the world’s great technological innovations in the past two millennia.

Also, they love fish! So do I

Sparrow
Sparrow
Year at GAC - 2nd

Hometown: Arroyo Grande, California
Hobbies: Spending time with my family goofing around, hiking with my dog Kodiak, riding my bike, and gardening.
Looking forward to the most: Being cued at morning assembly by the “Imperial March”, and passing out Aquaphor at GAC SPA under the stars….oh! seeing my kids around camp too!
If you could be any animal, what animal would you be and why?: A sparrow of course, they tend to stay with their families, and I love to be with mine, they seem happy and free, and that’s what I want to be.

Special K
Special K
Year at GAC - 8th

Hometown: York, Pennsylvania
School: Teacher at Susquehannock High School
Hobbies: Lacrosse, swimming, anything outdoors!
Looking forward to the most: Meeting new counselors and living on Shaver
If you could be any animal, what animal would you be and why?: I would be a fish, so I could swim in lakes all day!

Sprout
Sprout
Year at GAC - 5th

Hometown: Los Angeles, California
School: Davidson College
Hobbies: Cooking, Reading, Gardening, Yoga, Running
Looking forward to the most: Being back in the happiest place on earth after a 3 year hiatus!
If you were an animal, what animal would you be and why? I would be a cat because I love naps, I like having my back scratched, and I am exceptionally skilled at knocking over full glasses and cups.

1 10 11 12 13 14 15