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 Tenafly, 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. Christina Lizzi

Camp Director
Email efcsrcamp@gmail.com
 
I am so excited to be back as the Director of Senior Camp this summer! This will be my 3rd year working at EFC! I started out as the EFC Sports Director 3 years ago and am so excited to now take on the role of Senior Camp Director. I work at Berkeley Elementary School in Westwood, NJ as a Health and PE teacher for grades K-5. I just completed my 13th Year! I also have a degree in Educational Technology and can’t wait to have some fun this summer tying in technology with moving, playing, and learning!
 
   

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 graduated from The College of New Jersey as a certified K-12 Health and Physical Education Teacher.  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 1:6. 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


Davor Barisic

Tennis Directors
Email tennisefc@gmail.com

 

Kayla Frohlich

Sport Coach
Email  

 

Vanessa Petrini

Jr. Paddle Coach
Email vanpet8@gmail.com 
 

Gene Tioutine

Jr. Paddle Coach
Email tioutinegene@gmail.com
 

Olivia Martin

Creative Director
Email