Our Team

 2014 Coordinator Team

 

 Bambi – Operations
Bambi is a junior studying Animal Science at Ohio State. Besides CK OSU, she loves doing Relay for life! Her favorite camp song is the Llama song, and her favorite part of camp is seeing all of the campers. One day, Bambi would love to be a veterinarian, and even go on a safari! In the debate between creamy and crunchy peanut butter, Bambi chooses creamy. Some of her favorites include: Halloween, blue and green, Three Musketeers candy bars, and red apples. If Bambi could go anywhere in the world, she’d go to Australia, and if she could be an animal, Bambi would be a dog so she could sleep all day! Bambi also prefers spinny chairs over rocking chairs.

 
 
 

Barbie – Community Outreach
Barbie is a junior at Ohio State studying Middle Childhood Education. When she’s not doing Kesem, she loves helping out underprivileged children. Her favorite camp song is the Iggle Wiggle song, and her favorite part of camp is seeing the kiddos and meeting new campers! Barbie’s dream job is a wedding planner, and she’d love to travel to all of the continents! If she could be an animal, she’d be any type of bird so she could fly (but only one on top of the food chain!). Some of Barbie’s favorites include: Skittles, Christmas, mint and tan, and red apples. In the peanut butter debate, she chooses creamy, and Barbie prefers rocking chairs.

 
 
 

Bowtie – Operations
Bowtie is a junior at Ohio State studying Biology. Outside of Kesem, one of Bowtie’s favorite things is his research– cancer genetics. One day, he’s like to be a pediatric oncologist. His favorite camp song is Razzle Dazzle, and his favorite parts of camp are the messy games and the blob! If Bowtie had to choose between a rocking chair and a spinny chair, he’s pick the spinny one. Some of his favorites include: black and gray, Christmas, red apples, and grapes. As far as peanut butter goes, Bowtie likes creamy! If he could go anywhere in the world, he’d go to Hawaii. Bowtie also prefers spinny chairs!

 
 
 

Chicken Soup – Co-Director 
Chicken Soup is a senior at Ohio State studying English. She’s most excited for the teen camp camping trip, and her favorite camp song is the Jellyfish song! Chicken Soup would love to own and run a state of the art center for youth in an urban area, and she feels very passionate about helping stop human trafficking and helping trafficking victims when she’s not doing Kesem. Some of her favorites include: Kesem colors, Swedish Fish, the Fourth of July, and green apples. For peanut butter, Chicken Soup chooses crunchy, and she prefers rocking chairs.

 
 
 

 Cola – Co-Director
Cola is a senior at Ohio State studying psychology. His favorite part of camp is seeing all of the campers and his favorite camp song is Hey Burrito! Outside of Kesem, Cola likes to help end bullying! His dream job would be a movie producer, and Cola would love to visit Rome! If he could be an animal, he’s pick an otter, and he’d like to be able to teleport. Some of his favorites include: scarlet and gray, Christmas, green apples, and Kit-Kats! Cola prefers creamy peanut butter, and would also pick a rocking chair over a spinny one.

 
 
 
 

Dr. Flip – Operations
Dr. Flip is a senior studying Chemistry! One day, he’d like to be an orthopedic surgeon. If he’s not doing Kesem, you can find Dr. Flip helping others get and stay healthy and fit! His favorite camp song is the Iggle Wiggle song, and he’s excited to meet more of our awesome campers! If he could be an animal, Dr. Flip would like to be a polar bear because they’re so lazy and playful but huge and dangerous at the same time. Some of his favorites include: black and red, Reese’s, the Fourth of July, and green apples. Dr, Flip would pick creamy peanut butter and rocking chairs.

 
 
 

Glinda – Make the Magic
Glinda is a 3rd year senior studying Health Sciences (pre OT) at Ohio State! In the future, she’d like to be an occupational therapist working with kids that have developmental disabilities. When she’s not doing Kesem, Glinda loves helping out with Buckeyethon and the Children’s Miracle Network. Her favorite camp song is Razzle Dazzle, and she loves the campfires and camp songs during camp. Glinda would love to be able to time travel and visit Greece. Some of her favorites include: seafoam green and coral, Three Musketeers bars, and light red apples. Glinda always chooses creamy peanut butter, and she prefers rocking chairs.

 
 
 

Gobbles – Volunteer
Gobbles is a junior studying Health Sciences at OSU. His favorite part of camp is the s’mores and his favorite camp song is Razzle Dazzle! Gobbles’ dream job would be a light night host, and he’d like to be able to move stuff with his mind. Outside of Kesem, Gobbles enjoys health promotion. If he could be an animal, he’d be a fox because they’re silly. Some of Gobbles’ favorites include: blue, Reese’s, Christmas, and green apples. His peanut butter preference is crunchy, and he enjoys rocking chairs. If Gobbles could go anywhere, he’s go someplace in Europe.

 
 
 
 

Kangaroo – Development
Kangaroo is a junior studying biomedical science at Ohio State. One day, he’d like to be a research scientist. Outside of Camp Kesem, Kangaroo is passionate about healthcare. His favorite part of camp is the blob, and his favorite camp song is What Can Make a Kangaroo Smile! One thing on his bucket list is hot air ballooning, and if Roo could be anywhere right now, he’d pick camp! Some of his favorites include: Gushers, Christmas, and green apples. If he could be an animal, he would obviously choose to be a kangaroo, and he’d like to fly so he could get to class faster! Kangaroo prefers spinny chairs and creamy peanut butter.

 
 
 

Kat – Marketing & PR
Kat is a junior studying Fashion and Retail at Ohio State. In the future, she’d like to work for Chanel and launch a fashion line friendly for all body types. Her favorite camp song is Get Loose, Get Funky, and her favorite part of camp is hanging out with the campers! Outside of Kesem, Kat is very involved with Stupid Cancer and passionate about helping those who suffer from eating disorders. If she could be an animal, she would be an armadillo, because they’re pretty awesome. Some of her favorites include: Tiffany blue, Thanksgiving, Reese’s, and jazz apples. Kat picks crunchy peanut butter every time and is indifferent about chair types. If she could go anywhere in the world, she’d go to France and stay long enough to become fluent in French.

 
 
 

 Munchie – Make the Magic
Munchie is a junior at Ohio State studying Social Work. This summer, Munchie’s excited to see old campers, build relationships with new ones, have dance parties, and… GET MESSY! Her favorite camp song is Get Loose, too. When she’s not doing Kesem, Munchie like to help broken families to better chidlren’s behavior and attitude. If Munchie could be an animal, she’d be a baby tiger so she could be cute, cuddly, and playful! Some of her favorites include: kelly green and white, Christmas, chocolate, Hershey with almonds, Bliss milk chocolate, and honeycrisp apples. Munchie prefers creamy JIF peanut butter, and likes rocking chairs.

 
 
 

Noodle – Teen Camp & CIT
Noodle is a senior at Ohio State studying Molecular Genetics and Bosnian, Croation, Serbian, and Slavic Studies. One day, he hopes to be the President of the Scientific Advisory Council of the American Red Cross. His favorite part of camp is the overnight camping trip for the teens, and his favorite camp song is Princess Pat. Outside of Kesem, Noodle is very involved with the American Red Cross. Some of his favorites include: orange and yellow, Thanksgiving, Berry Skittles, and red apples. In the ongoing peanut butter debate, Noodle chooses both: he is a peanut butter polygamist. He does prefer spinny chairs, however. If Noodle could go anywhere in the world, he’d go to Dubrovnik, Croatia.

 
 
 

Otter – Development
Otter is a senior studying Forensic Anthropology at Ohio State. She’s very excited to go to camp this summer, and her favorite song is What Can Make a Hippo Smile! Outside of Kesem, Otter is passionate about women’s empowerment in developing countries. One day, she’d like to invent a cookie! If she could be an animal, she’d be an otter because they hold hands when they sleep so they don’t float away from each other. Some of her favorites include: blue, green, purple, Swedish Fish, and Christmas. She enjoys red apples and grapes, because she’s not about that sour life. Otter prefers crunchy peanut butter and rocking chairs.

 
 
 

Peanut – Special Events
Peanut is a junior studying Hospitality Management at OSU. Her dream job would be to be a wedding planner! Her favorite part of camp is being with the campers, and her favorite camp songs are Razzle Dazzle and Tarzan. Some things on Peanut’s bucket list are to drive a race car and get a motorcycle license. Some of her favorites include: pink and orange, OSU colors, Kesem colors, Christams, and green apples. Peanut prefers creamy peanut butter and rocking chairs! If she could go anywhere in the world, she’d go to Jamaica.

 
 
 
 
 

 Snowflake – Development
Snowflake is a junior studying Medical Dietetics at Ohio State. In the future, she’s like to be a registered dietitian at a summer camp! Her favorite part of camp is seeing the campers, and her favorite camp song is Froggy. Outside of Kesem, Snowflake is involved with the Global Medical Brigades at OSU. If she could be an animal, she’d pick an eagle so she could feel what it’s like to fly. Some of Snowflake’s favorites include: red and purple, Twix, Christmas, and red grapes. Fun fact! Snowflake hates apples. In terms of peanut butter, she chooses EXTRA crunchy, and in terms of chairs, she likes rocking chairs!

 
 
 
 

Sparkles – Volunteer
Sparkles is studying Human Development Family Science at Ohio State! One day, she’d like to open up her own orphanage! Her favorite thing about camp is spending time with the BEST campers ever! Her favorite camp song is Da Moose. Outside of Kesem, Sparkles likes to help out at the Door of Faith Orphanage. Something off of her bucket list is to ride and elephant or camel. She’d also like to travel to India to do so! (Two birds. One stone!) Some of Sparkles’ favorites include: Sour Patch Kids, Christmas, gray and yellow, and red apples. Sparkles prefers creamy peanut butter and rocking chairs!

 
 
 
 

 Spirit – Make the Magic
Spirit is a junior at OSU studying Human Development Family Science! She’s most excited to meet new campers this summer, and her favorite camp song is Iggle Wiggle! One day, Spirirt would love to own a theraputic riding center. If Spirit could be any animal, she’d be a horse. Some of her favorites include: seafoam green and navy, peanut m&ms, Christmas, and red apples. Outside of Kesem, Spirit is passionate about GIVE. Spirirt likes crunchy peanut butter, and porch swings! Something on Spirit’s bucket list is to go on a sail boat, and if she could have a super power, it would be teleportation!

 
 
 

Sundrop – Community Outreach
Sundrop is a junior at Ohio State studying Psychology and Pre OT. One day, she’d like to do occupation therapy for disabled kids– in space. Or she’d be okay working at a summer camp her whole life. Sundrop’s favorite part of camp is seeing the kids (le duh), and her favorite song is Iggle Wiggle! Outside of CK, Sundrop likes to advocate for disabled rights and work with people with special needs. Some of her favorites include: Reese’s, Kit-Kats, blue and green, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and green apples. Sundrop also prefers creamy peanut butter and rocking chairs.