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Lexi
Lexi M.

Hi everyone!! I’m Lexi Maurer and this will be my 9th summer at camp and 2nd on staff. After a year off, I am so excited to be returning to camp! I’m currently a freshman at Indiana University and I’m studying Elementary Education. At camp, you can find me at kickboxing, dancing around the lodge, spending time with my campers and friends, and eating Ducky’s pancakes. This summer, I will be a division head for the juniors and I can’t wait!! I am counting down the days until we are back in the best place!! Can’t wait to meet you all!

Fernanda
Fernanda M.

My name is Fernanda Merlo and I am from a small Mexico City called Tlaxcala.  I am 21 years old and I am in my second year of University in the Communication career.  I am very excited about this experience, as it is my first camp.  I really like doing outdoor activities and being in the forest.  I have practiced Classical Ballet and Flamenco since I was 4 years old.  My job this summer will be to help in the kitchen, I am very good at cooking especially cakes and desserts.  I am very excited for this summer and for being part of the Agawak Staff!  See you soon Minocqua.

Lizzie
Lizzie M.

Hi there! My name is Lizzie and that’s Moonlight in my hand. Me and Moonlight are so excited for camp this summer! I am from Chicago, and I’m a nature girl at heart. Some activities I’ll be teaching at camp will be yoga, ukulele, pottery, and mostly art-related activities. Moonlight is so excited to meet all the girls at camp for a magical summer. You’ll see me singing, dancing, imagining, and just being silly.

Chloe
Chloe M.

Hey everyone! I’m Chloe and this will be my first summer at Camp Agawak- I can’t wait! I’m 22 and from a small seaside town called Donaghadee in Northern Ireland. I’ve graduated with a Fine Art degree so you’ll find me doing anything art related at camp. Counting down the days until summer 2020 to make amazing memories! 

Devyn
Devyn M.

Hi Everyone!! My name is Devyn Much and next fall I will be a senior at Highland Park High School. This will be my tenth summer at camp but first year on staff!!! I am so excited for camp and can't wait to see all the fun activities and evening programs planned! I love to hang out with friends, play sports, and be with family. My favorite things to do at camp are tubing, swimming, basketball, and paddle boarding! I cannot wait to meet my campers and spend time with them!! I am so excited to be at my home away from home!!!!

Kayla
Kayla M.

Hi everyone!!  I’m Kayla and this will be my 12th summer at camp but my 3rd on staff and I am SO excited to be coming back!   I’m currently a freshman at the University of Southern California studying Health Promotion and Disease Prevention.  At camp you can always find me skiing at the ski docks, dancing in the lodge, jogging Blue Lake, and eating Ducky’s hobo hash.  This summer I will also be a Blue and White Commissioner with my best friend Maddie Abrams.  Counting down the days until we’re back in the best place on earth!!!!

Morgan
Morgan M.

My name is Morgan Millstein and Camp Agawak is my favorite place in the whole world!!! I could not be more excited to spend my 8th summer at Agawak and first year on staff!! My favorite things to do at camp are ski, play tennis, and cheer for the white team! I can’t wait to meet my campers and meet new people this summer! 

Paige
Paige M.

Hi everyone! I’m so excited to be back at Agawak this summer! Kentucky is too far away from the blissful waters of blue lake where you will find me in the KWAK station blasting all the fun music this summer. If not I’ll probably be up at Arts and Crafts or in Happy Camper for Drama activities. I’m so excited for my second year as a counselor. Some fun facts about me, I have a collection of Minnie Mouse Ears and Disney Pins from the 19 times I’ve been to Disney World and probably know WAY too many Disney Facts. My favorite food is sushi, preferably Philadelphia Rolls but I’ll try any kind. My favorite EP’s are Treasure Hunt and Campfire. I can’t wait for Summer 2020!!

Sara
Sara Mervis - Director of Cabin Life, Seniors

Hello from Sara Mervis! Having spent 15 years as a camper, counselor, waterfront director, tripping coordinator and coordinator of director affairs, I am thrilled to rejoin the Agawak administrative team. I’ll be wearing a few different hats this summer as the Director of Cabin Life for our junior & senior campers, CIT Director and assisting the admin team in the office. My daughters, 11 and 7, are 3rd-generation Agawak campers. With parenting insight, I will be supporting campers and parents throughout the summer. Currently, I teach special education to 3-5 graders and l am also a Wilson tutor. In my spare time, I enjoy swimming, tennis and camping. I can’t wait to spend this summer with each of you.