Committed to Our Campers
Pamela Palma was born in Chile and spent her primary years in Argentina, where she was allowed to play outdoors, chasing snakes and building mud forts. She attended the Academy of Art in San Francisco where she studied design and Photography. She's a professional photographer and her career spans over two decades.She loves photographing people and kids.
Throughout out that time, she has worked with children and making art. When she's not shooting, she spends her days outside exploring with camera in hand, capturing the people, the landscape and the colorful beauty in our lovely state of California.
Lastly, Pamela has CPR Certification.
Mandi Sanchez is originally from California but has lived with all over with her Army parents. For the last 8 years she's been working as a Photographer with schools & youth sports leagues, for children's portraits at Shooting Stars Productions & The Photo Guys. She also has many years of seasonal outdoor education with Trackers among other camps. She has a background in behavioral therapy. She loves being in nature and looks forward to sharing the love of the outdoors with children.
Currently, she's living and exploring the Mojave desert.
Aponi is from Berkeley, CA and has taught in after school programs and various summer camps. She studied graphic design at Cal Poly and in her free time she will be found writing music and playing guitar. She is passionate about music, art, and creativity! Aponi loves playing with children to foster a community filled with fun, learning, and imagination!
Rebekah is a San Francisco native, where she has worked as a teacher for over 15years. She is also an artist, an environmental educator, and a Spanish language speaker. She graduated
from Marlboro College in Vermont and later pursued her Masters in Education from
the University of the Pacific.
She has taught Spanish, Gardening and art at various local schools.
She's known for using a variety of instructional strategies
and design hands on lessons in natural dyes, health and wellness, field ecology, photography,
cooking, music and literature.