Lincoln Summer Camp

Lincoln Parks and Recreation – Lincoln, MA

Meet The Staff

Directorial Team

Camp Director – Sarah Costa 

unnamedSarah is a third grade teacher in Belmont, Massachusetts. She holds a Bachelors of Science dual degree in Elementary and Special Education from Boston University. She also has a Masters of Education in Educational Technology as well as a Certificate of Advanced Professional Studies in the Teaching of Mathematics from Lesley University. Outside of teaching, Sarah enjoys baking, reading, and roller coasters. This will be her 7th summer at Lincoln Summer Camp.

 


Camp Director- Joe Colombo

Screen Shot 2016-05-28 at 2.57.56 PMJoe Colombo is a third grade teacher at Lincoln School. He  holds a Bachelors of Science dual degree in Elementary and Special Education from Boston University. He also has a Masters of Education in Educational Technology as well as a Certificate of Advanced Professional Studies in the Teaching of Mathematics from Lesley University.  Outside of teaching, Joe enjoys woodworking, ice hockey, and car karaoke. He has worked at summer camps for the past 14 years and this will be his 4th year at Lincoln Summer Camp.


Camp Director – Audrey Levin


Screen Shot 2016-05-08 at 12.55.41 AMAudrey is a first grade teacher in Lowell, Massachusetts. She holds a Master’s Degree in Elementary Education as well as bachelors of arts in history from Umass Amherst. She has been at camp for 10 years, and was the Arts and Crafts Specialist before becoming a program director. In her free time she enjoys dancing, watching Boston sports and doing arts and crafts.


 

Activity Specialists

Music and Drama Specialist- Erin Dotson

dotsonErin is a 5th Grade teacher at Hanscom Middle School. She holds a masters degree in Elementary Education and Reading from Lesley University and a Bachelor’s of Arts in Psychology from Lawrence University. This is her 3rd year at Lincoln Summer Camp. She enjoys teaching, hiking, reading, playing board games, baseball, and singing loudly in the car.

 

 

 


STEM Specialist- Andrea Caprio

unnamedAndrea recently graduated from Worcester Polytechnic Institute with a Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering. She is currently pursuing her Masters of Education, working towards her licensure as a Math Teacher. This will be her 2nd summer at Lincoln Summer Camp, as the STEM Specialist. In her free time, Andrea enjoys puzzles & board games, being outdoors, hiking, and playing sports.

 

 


Epic Adventures Specialist- Riley McCabe

unnamed-3Riley is a current second year at Occidental College in Los Angeles, California. He is on track for a Bachelor of the Arts degree in Diplomacy and World affairs. This will be his 13th summer at Lincoln Summer Camp, and 4th year as a staff member. Outside of school, Riley enjoys playing soccer, drawing, and going to the beach.


Head Counselors

Pioneers Head Counselor- Taylor Sussman

unnamed-1Taylor is a rising sophomore at Salem State University. This will be her 4th summer working for Lincoln Summer Camp. Taylor attended LSC as a child and is proud to be part of the camp staff again this summer! Her favorite activities at camp include the camp show, color wars, and field trips. Taylor loves spending time with friends and family, watching corny Lifetime movies, as well as singing and acting. Her experience includes: working at the Lincoln Extended-day Activities Program (LEAP) for the past 2 years and babysitting for many families throughout Lincoln.

 


Pioneers Head Counselor- Emily Barga

unnamed-2Emily is a rising sophomore at  Colorado College studying kinesiology and gender studies. This will be her 2nd summer at Lincoln Summer Camp, where she will work as a Head Counselor. In her free time, Emily loves rock climbing, obstacle racing, painting, and reading.

 

 


 

Pioneers Head Counselor-Sophia Karr

unnamed-3Sophia is a going to be a sophomore next year at Mount Holyoke College. She is very excited to be returning to Lincoln Summer Camp for her 2nd year.  If you are looking to have a conversation about philosophy she is usually around to talk about anything. She really loves music and dancing. She makes a lot of puns and is always looking for a laugh.

 

 


 

Ramblers Head Counselor-Jessie Julian

Screen Shot 2017-06-03 at 12.50.15 PMJessie is rising sophomore at Oberlin College. This will be her 12th year at camp and her 3rd year as a staff member. She also worked at LEAP in the past and volunteered at a (Spanish) bilingual elementary school. Outside of school, Jessie loves music, movies, animals, and spending time with her friends and family.

 

 


Ramblers Head Counselor- Caroline James

Screen Shot 2017-06-03 at 2.27.04 PMCaroline attends the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising majoring in visual communications. She is thrilled to be working for her 2nd year as a head counselor at Lincoln Summer Camp. Caroline is passionate about art, music, fashion, and language. She has worked as a counselor in the past at Days in the Arts through the Boston Symphony Orchestra. She is excited for this opportunity, and waiting anxiously for camp to begin!

 


Crusaders Head Counselor- Nick Virkler 

Screen Shot 2017-06-06 at 7.29.51 AMNick is a rising junior at Babson College in Wellesley, Massachusetts and is working toward a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing. He has spent his summers at Lincoln Summer Camp since the second grade has worked as a counselor for 5 years. When he’s not at school or working at camp, Nick enjoys running, playing soccer, playing the guitar, and watching the Patriots win the Superbowl.