Alyssa Rogers has been a part of the Horizons family for seven summers!  She was a shadow counselor for two years, the head counselor of K-1 for two years, and is currently in her third year as the Director of the Shadow Program.  Within the Shadow Program, Alyssa oversees approximately 12...
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Michelle Schaerf has been a part of the New Horizons family for five summers. Prior to New Horizons Day Camp, she served as the Pre-K/K Unit Head for 10 years at Gesher Summer Camp. Michelle holds a Master’s Degree in Education with specialization in N-6. Michelle currently spends her...
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William Beck has been a member of the Horizons Family for over a decade. He eats, breathes, and lives for only one purpose; New Horizons Day Camp! Over his career, Will has served as a Shadow Counselor, Assistant Counselor, Grade Head Counselor, and an amazing Green Team Color War...
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Mike Wynne, aka The King of Camp™, has been a camp counselor for 14 summers. After running the Media Programs at Camp Horizons and New Horizons Day Camp, he currently serves as the Unit Head for Grades 6-TCP, Media Director, Head of Assistant Counselor Development, and Color War High...
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Jillian Blender, the Assistant Director works closely with staff and campers. She aids in program planning, staff development, and daily camp operations. She is currently a teacher in the Glen Ridge school district, with five years of teaching experience in Glen Ridge and Elizabeth schools, specializing in Language Arts...
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Seth Blender has been involved in day camps for 15 years. He spent the majority of his camping career at Camp Horizons in Livingston, NJ. During his 10 summers at Camp Horizons, Seth was a Kindergarten and 1st grade counselor and during his last 2 summers was the Director of...
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Chris Purdue is a Health and Physical Education Teacher at Collins Elementary School in Livingston, NJ with 12 years of experience teaching at multiple schools within the District. Chris holds a Master’s Degree in Exercise Physiology from Montclair State University as well as one in Educational Leadership. He holds both...
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