Our Camp Counselors

At the Alta Children’s Center, our staff take pride in creating a nurturing and creative atmosphere where your child can play, learn and grow. Each member of our counselor team FULLY background checked, is experienced and educated in early childhood and is certified in child CPR and first aid. We work together as a team to provide the best care for children entrusted to us. As per accreditation standards you'll see us in groups of 8 to 10 campers (depending on age) to 1 camp counselor. Small groups create exceptional experiences and safety - A promise we keep!

  • Camp Director / CEO

    Ms. Ilse

    Ms. Ilse is the Program Director. Her accent is often questioned, because she is a German...
  • Administrative Director


    Tailor is a mom of 3, has over 10 years of childcare experience, and has a degree in Early...
  • Camp Director


    Isabel is one of the camp directors with a unique background in psychology and criminology,...
  • Camp Director


    Michael is an enthusiastic outdoorsman, with a passion for introducing people of all ages to the...
  • Lead Counselor


    My name is Ian or "Fluffy." I grew up skiing and doing everything outside in Colorado! I love...
  • Lead Counselor


    Hi there, my name is Karl. I'm a retired elementary teacher and Boy Scout professional.
  • Lead Counselor


    I grew up in a small town in the Willamette Valley of Oregon.
  • Lead Counselor


    My name is Nate, I was born and raised here in Utah. I am a professional ski instructor at Alta in...
  • Group Counselor


    I'm Chloé and am originally from a small town near Yosemite, California.
  • Group Counselor


    My name is Dimitri and I grew up in Hanover, New Hampshire.
  • Group Counselor

    Kim *

    Hello! My name is Kim; I’m a mom of two little ladies, ages 11 and 3.
  • Group Counselor


    Hi, I'm Megan. I grew up in Lakeview, Oregon. It’s a small town in south eastern Oregon.
  • Group Counselor


    My name is Tori and this will be my first year at the Alta Summer Camp.
  • Cook


    I'm a mom of 2 boys and 1 girl, my hobbies are watching movies, reading, and dancing!