Camp Cherokee Staff 2023
Pastor Dan Whitlow
Pastor Dan has been camp director since 1999, but summer camp has been part of his whole life. Camp director is a difficult, year-round job but Pastor Dan loves camp ministry, reaching campers and staff for Jesus.
Programming Director, Assistant Girl’s Director, Crafts, Knife Throwing, Sports
Boys Director, Rock Climbing, Gymnastics
Girls Director, Pool Director, WSI, Boat Driver, Gymnastics
Counselor, Archery, Gymnastics, Knife Throwing
Counselor, Boat Driver
Waterfront Director, Counselor, Lifeguard, Archery, Knife Throwing
Horse Director, Counselor, Lifeguard, Archery, Rock Climbing
Counselor, Boat Driver, Lifeguard
Counselor, Horse Wrangler
Ast. Horse Director, Counselor, Boat Driver, Lifeguard, Archery, Knife Throwing, Sports
Crafts House Director, Counselor
Counselor, Sports, Knife Throwing
Laury has taken care of camp for many years. This camp would not be functional without the hard work Laury puts in to make sure every aspect of the facilities are running properly!
Counselor, Archery Director, Rock Climbing, Sports, Gymnastics
Head Nurse, Camp Mom
Nurse Lisa has been part of Cherokee since 1998. Her favorite part of camp is caring for all the staff and campers, sitting on the porch, and listening to the loons. Lisa is a RN at Upstate Medical University in Syracuse who becomes the nurse and camp Mom during the summer.
Counselor, Lifeguard, Canoeing, Knife Throwing, Archery
The cook is our favorite person at camp! Make sure to say “thank you” every time you go through line!