Directors & Leadership
At Black Bear Since 2021Nancy
My Favorite Part of Camp is she loves all the energy on Friday’s when all campers get together to do their cheers.
DID YOU KNOW…I am from Brooklyn
At Black Bear Since 2003Emilie
My Favorite Part of Camp is to watch the campers learn new skills as they participate in their electives around camp.
DID YOU KNOW…I met my husband at camp.
At Black Bear Since 2018Elyse
My Favorite Part of Camp is making lifelong friendship and watching my kids do the same.
DID YOU KNOW…I met my husband 15 years ago teaching and now we spend our summers together at camp.
At Black Bear Since 2004Alycia
My favorite part of camp is the campers and co-workers.
DID YOU KNOW…I was supposed I to get married on a cruise in Bermuda. Because of a hurricane we got married in Canada.
At Black Bear Since 2023Shaina
My favorite part of camp is being a part of all of the fun.
DID YOU KNOW…I’m the only person in my family who can whistle!
At Black Bear Since 2015Drew
My favorite part of camp is the watching the kids find something new that they are passionate about. Whether it’s sports, crafts, or lake activities there is something at BBL for everyone to fall in love with.
DID YOU KNOW…Have been a camper, junior counselor, group leader, sports specialist, and a Division Leader at BBL!
At Black Bear Since 2023Arianna
My favorite part of camp is making sure all campers go home happier than they arrived at camp, and excited To return back AtTheLake.
DID YOU KNOW…My favorite game Show is Family Feud and I want to be a Contestant one day. Steve Harvey is the best host!
At Black Bear Since 2016Josh
My favorite part of camp is watching each group compete to make the best Yacht or Knot boat to race across the pool.
DID YOU KNOW…I have jumped out of an Airplane twice!
At Black Bear Since 2007Brooke
My favorite part of camp is helping the campers to create lifelong memories and watching Black Bear become a second home to many!
DID YOU KNOW…Did you know that I am involved in the Seeing Eye Association and have raised three puppies through this organization.
At Black Bear Since 2003“Fun Mayo”
My favorite part of camp is seeing all the happy/sad Faces at the end of the camp Season because it shows how Much they loved being there/how Much they’ll miss it.
DID YOU KNOW…I was the first in my family to be born in NJ.
At Black Bear Since 2018Sarah
My favorite part of camp is the friendships that are created along with the bonds the campers form and watching them get stronger each year.
DID YOU KNOW…I have lived in 5 different states and have traveled to 31 of the United States. One of my goals is to travel to every state.
At Black Bear Since 1995Jenn
My favorite part of camp is having the opportunity to do Zumba with campers and staff week 8.
DID YOU KNOW…I am a Girl Scout Leader in Manalapan!