Meet our 2022 Head Staff

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Joetta HAUSMANN
Director
MARY ELLEN BRUGALETTA
Assistant Director
MADY WEIDNER
ADMIN. ASSISTANT

"We have the answers you want to the questions you ask....we are the people who work behind the scenes making sure everything runs smoothly and everyone has a great summer!"

The Head Staff

Redwood's 2022 head staff have over 127 years of combined experience!  Let us introduce you to the people who really help to make it all happen at Redwood, the Head Staff.

Phil Dunn - coordinator 

Hi I'm Phil!  This is my 14th summer at Redwood where I spent many years as a lifeguard and swim instructor as well as 6 years as head staff.  This will be my 2nd summer as coordinator.  I am a graduate from Concordia University, and I hold a B.A. degree in Leisure Sciences as well as a graduate diploma in Business Administration. I am currently working as an integration aid at an elementary school and am looking forward to the start of another great summer!

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Ruby O'Brien - Head Staff

Hi I'm Ruby!  I just recently graduated from Interior Design and am in the process of finishing my real estate license.  I have been at camp for 15 years now and this is my 2nd summer as head staff.  I am dance teacher and I love to go to concerts and travel in my spare time!  I'm so excited to be back at camp for another amazing summer!

Katelynn daigle – Head Staff

Hi my name is Katelynn!  This is my 7th year at Redwood and my 2nd summer as head staff.  I am beyond excited to get the summer started.  I am currently in my second year at John Molson School of Business.  In my free time I love working out, spending time with family and friends, and traveling!  I can't wait for another awesome summer with everyone up at camp!

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Sam Reiskind – Head Staff

Hi I'm Sam!  I have been at Redwood for 6 years, and this is my 2nd summer as head staff!  I am currently at Concordia studying Early Childhood and Elementary Education.  I have always been interested in child development and the education system.  I can't wait for the summer to start and begin making new memories!

ANTHONY GUILIANI- Head Staff

Hi my name is Anthony, I'm 22 and studying to be an elementary school teacher. This will be my 14th summer at Redwood and some of my favorite activities include gaga ball, nature & science and basketball. . In my 1st year as head staff I hope to create an environment where campers are comfortable & engaged.  I cannot wait for what's ahead!

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Jordi BROOKMAN - Head Staff

Hi I'm Jordi!  I am currently studying at McGill University in Physical Education and Kinesiology program.  All my life I have been surrounded by sports, competing at very high levels in soccer, basketball and flag football.  This will be my 8th summer at Redwood, and  my 1st summer as head staff.  I can't wait for summer '22 to start!!

CAROLYN WRIGHT – Head Staff

 Hi I'm Carolyn!  I'm a science student at John Abbott College.  I will be going to McGill University next fall in pharmacology.  This will be my 2nd summer at Redwood and my 1st summer as head staff. When I’m not studying, I enjoy playing many sports such as flag football and basketball. I am so excited for the summer to start

 

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Sophie & Luana - extended day supervisors

Meet Sophie & Luana!  They have been at Redwood for a combined 8 years.  Luana is a Senior Counsellor for our youngest age group and Sophie our Dance Specialist. They have always been part of our extended day staff.  They are the first friendly faces our families see every morning and taking care of our campers before and after the camp day has always been their top priority!!  They are both very excited to be back and looking forward to another wonderful summer!