• John H. Collins Owner

    John Collins, Jr. was born and raised on the Badger property with camp taking place in his backyard for his entire life. John attended camp himself, followed by his four children, and today, his two grandchildren can be seen roaming the property as proud Badger campers. Year round, John Collins is the head coach of the nationally ranked Badger Swim Club. Read more.

  • John H. Collins 3rd Executive Director

    John Collins III is a third generation Badger Director who attended camp since he was a tot, moving up the ranks to counselor, lifeguard and assistant director, before going on to become the Executive Director, as he remains today. He learned the how to manage and direct the camp first hand from Badger founder, his grandmother, Ruth Collins. Read More.

  • Jay Ceballos
    Jay Ceballos Swim Coordinator & Director of Special Events

    Jay Ceballos has worked at Badger Day Camp for more than 12  years, and works year round with Badger as an integral member of Swim School staff teaching young swimmers how to develop their stroke technique. Jay is a Teaching Assistant for Middle School Physical Education and also coaches girls soccer. Read more.