Carmichael named Camp Director of the Year

Emily Carmichael

Emily Carmichael, director of Camp Greentop and staff services at The League for People with Disabilities, was recently chosen as the recipient of the 2011 Camp Counselor USA’s Camp Director of the Year Award.

Nominees for the award must meet a list of ten criteria that includes acting as a surrogate parent/family for the international staff while at camp and receiving excellent evaluations and comments from staff at the end of each summer.

Carmichael first worked as a counselor at Camp Greentop in 2002, and by 2005 she was working full-time at The League’s headquarters. She became director of staff services in 2007 and director of Camp Greentop in 2011 after three years as assistant director.