Michael Garcia

Executive Director

Michael has a son (Maxwell) who is in his Junior year at SUNY Fredonia and his wife Angelica is a preschool teacher. Michael holds a Bachelor's Degree in Humans Services from Springfield College (MA). Michael has been working in Youth Development for 30 years mostly in camping, after school, teens, and aquatics-based programming. He has run small city camps up to large outdoor camps.


Michael also volunteers with the American Camp Association (ACA) as a visitor and instructor. He serves on the ACA’s Local Council of Leaders as the Upstate NY Standards Leader. Michael is a board member of the New York State Camp Director’s Association (NYSCDA). Michael is a Youth Mental Health First Aid Instructor through the National Council for Mental Wellbeing.

“I am excited to be on board at Kamp Kiwanis. I am looking forward to getting to know all about Kamp and begin planning for summer 2022.” Says Michael. “I am excited about the rich history that Kamp Kiwanis holds and cannot wait for next summer.”

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