Meet Our Staff

ROD NEWTON - CAMP DIRECTOR

Carrying a Bachelor of Science degree in Outdoor Recreation from the University of Maine Presque Isle, Rod is one of our full time ski patrollers in the winter and head camp guide in the summer. With 20+ years as a raft guide and wilderness leader, as well as 15+ years as a ski patroller, Rod is certified as an Outdoor Emergency Care Technician and Ropes Course Facilitator. He loves kayaking, camping and adventure.

TANGELA GIBBONS - CAMP ADMINISTRATOR

Tangela has been a member of the Whitetail team since 2002.  She worked seasonally for 4 years as a Tubing cashier.  In 2006, Tangela was promoted to Assistant Ticket Manager.  In 2010, when Whitetail Adventure Camp was started, Tangela was asked to assist with the paperwork and other administrative duties ~ she hasn’t stopped since!

Tangela loves working with the campers and parents.  She has a great passion for archery, camping, our natural world and seeing the amazement in the eyes of our campers when they get a bulls-eye in archery, catch a fish, or zipline for the 1 time ~ all proof positive of what Whitetail Adventure Camp is all about!

CAMP COUNSELORS