Base Camp Director
Kathryn is the Base Camp Director and has helped take it from just an idea to where it is now.
Degree: University of Minnesota: B.S. in Recreation, Park & Leisure
Other Certifications: Red Cross First Aid & CPR, Certified Parks
& Rec Professional
Kathryn has been a camping professional for over ten years. She
grew up attending YMCA camp and canoeing all over the
Boundary Waters, Canada, and the Northwest Territories.
In college, Kathryn worked at summer and winter camps in
aquatics, sea kayaking, climbing, and camp management.
Since starting her career with Northern Star Council, Kathryn has
worked with Cub Scout Camp programs (resident and winter camps focused
on 7-11 year olds), camp facilities, and programs for church and
Kathryn's involvement with Base Camp started
when it was just an idea. She's been part of Base Camp since the beginning and brings a passion for experiential
education and connecting kids to positive experiences in her
role as director.