Camp Alkulana’s experienced staff work to create a wonderful experience for every camper!
Camp Director: Beth Reddish Wright
Beth first came to Camp Alkulana as a counselor in 2001 and became the Camp Director in 2009. She has a deep love for Camp Alkulana and enjoys working with campers and counselors in its outdoor setting. As a counselor, her favorite camp activities were rock climbing and canoeing.
Before coming to work at Camp Alkulana, Beth worked with several community programs that provided services for children and low-income families. Beth graduated from college at Stetson University in DeLand, Florida and received a Masters degree in Social Work from Boston University. She met her husband, Art, at Camp Alkulana when they were both counselors. They have two sons, Julian and Adrian.
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Interim Registrar: Julie Agee
Julie has been coming to Alkulana since 1972, when she was 9 months old. Camp Alkulana is her favorite place in the world, and she returns with her own kids every summer. She loves watching her children fall in love with Alkulana. Julie has been chairing the Camp Alkulana Support Team for 6 years where she provides essential leadership for Alkulana.
Julie also works at United Methodist Family Services in foster care and adoption, and holds a degree in Psychology from VCU.
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Site Director: Jimmy Landrum
Jimmy has been involved with Camp Alkulana since the 1990s. He spent his career as a fire fighter in Beaumont, Texas and volunteering with the Boy Scouts of America. In 2008, he took on the job of Site Director, helping to care for the camp’s facilities and host retreats throughout the year. Jimmy has training and decades of experience in rock climbing and rappelling, caving, canoeing, and lifeguarding, and therefore provides program leadership and training in these crucial areas of our camp program.
Every summer we hire 40-50 people to work in some capacity with our summer program as cooks, nurses, craft leaders, and camp counselors. All staff members are experienced in their field, receive background checks, and are trained for the positions they fill at Camp Alkulana. Learn more about summer staff opportunities.