Staff Bios

We understand that our staff is our single, most important resource. As such, we seek the most talented people and only invited back our most valued staff. ALL of our camp staff receive certified-training in CPR, First-Aid and Epi-Pen instruction prior to the start of every summer season. All our staff undergo background checks and are dedicated to creating a fun-filled, safe experience for your child.

Junior Camp Staff


Mrs. Ashley Miller Colona

Camp Director
Email efcjrcamp@gmail.com
Mrs. Colona is excited to return to EFC as the Junior Camp Director. A graduate from the University of Scranton with a degree in Elementary Education, she is a certified teacher in New York and New Jersey. She is currently teaching at a Catholic School in Hoboken, New Jersey. She has over a decade of summer camp experience in a roles including assistant director, tennis instructor and counselor.

TBD

Counselors
Our staff-student ratio for Jr. Camp is 1:4. We recruit high caliber college students (usually Education majors) and upper class men in high school with camp/children experience & the finest references.

Senior Camp Staff


 Ms. Allison Bowden

Camp Director
Email efcsrcamp@gmail.com
 
I am excited to be back at camp this year as the Senior Camp Director!  I graduated from Manhattan College in 2013 with a degree in Elementary and Special Education.  Last year I began my career as a Special Education teacher in Westwood.  I currently teack K-2 Special Education, which I absolutely love!  I am on the road to getting my Masters at FDU to become a Learning Disabilities Teacher Consultant.  I have been working at EFC since 2008 within the summer camp programs!  Some things I enjoy are traveling around the world and going to the beach!
 

TBD

Assistant Director
 

TBD

Counselors
Our staff-student ratio for Sr. Camp is 1:5. We recruit high caliber college students (usually Education majors) and upper classmen in high school with camp/children experience & the finest references.

Upper Camp Staff


 Mr. Michael Ippolito

Camp Director
Email efcuppercamp@gmail.com
I'm Mike and I'm very excited to be with the EFC Upper Camp this summer!  I am 22 years old and will be graduating from The College of New Jersey as a certified K-12 Health and Physical Education Teacher in May.  I love watching and playing almost every sport and am currently volunteering as an assistant coach for the Northern Valley Demarest track and field team.
 

TBD

Counselors

Our staff-student ratio for Upper Camp is 1:7. We recruit high caliber college students (usually Education majors) and upper classmen in high school with camp/children experience & the finest references.


Sport Coaches & Creative Director

Harvey Becker

Tennis Directors
Email tennisefc@gmail.com

Happy to announce that this year Andras Putyera will be for our tennis director.  Andras brings a high degree of professionalism to our program and with his dedication, knowledge and personality he will help many campers enjoy their tennis experience at our summer camp.

 

Sport Coach
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Maria Reuter

Jr. Paddle Coach
Email mdmlr@aol.com
 

Caryl Swain

Jr. Paddle Coach
Email carylswain@aol.com
 

Christine Cipollini

Creative Director
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