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Practicing What We Teach

All of our EDMO staff, from the Home Office to the field, practice and recognize each other for the same six SEL skills we aim to build in kids: Responsibility, Empathy, Collaboration, Initiative, Problem Solving, and Emotion Management (The EDMO RECIPE). We recruit staff as much for their character as for their experience or academic accomplishments. If you’re curious about joining the EDMO team yourself, please visit our Job Opportunities page.


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Home Office
Executive Board
Camp EDMO Staff
Eduardo Caballero
Co-Founder & Executive Director
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Eduardo Caballero
Co-Founder & Executive Director
Eduardo has been a leader in the summer and out-of-school field for most of his life. From middle school through college, he worked his way up each summer from volunteer to Assistant Camp Director for San Francisco Recreation & Parks. After graduating Cornell University, Eduardo became a Center Director for an afterschool tutoring subsidiary of Kaplan. Four years later he combined his passion for camp and learning and co-founded Edventure More. Eduardo’s passion for enrichment lives through his work and his commitment to bring equal access to high-quality enrichment to all children.
Home Office
Executive Board
Camp EDMO Staff
Sharon Mor
Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Sharon Mor
Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Sharon has devoted herself to leadership development, transformational work, and education for 25+ years. A graduate of UCLA, Sharon is also a Hoffman Institute Teacher, a certified Life Coach, and a Master Business Coach. She has integrated all of her training to create an internal coaching program where EDMO staff are encouraged and celebrated for doing courageous personal and professional work. To Sharon there is no better time than right now to guide both adults and children to be kind, courageous, and curious.
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Bill Nelson
HR Director
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Bill Nelson
HR Director
Bill Nelson is excited to join EDMO in the role of HR Director. He is a senior level human resources professional with more than 35 years’ experience in both for-profit and nonprofit organizations across diverse locations in the US, Canada, Europe, and Asia. He is an active volunteer with Caregivers (Ventura County), Humane Society, and sits on the Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles board of directors. He graduated from Loyola University of Chicago with a BA in Political Science and a MS in Industrial and Labor Relations and holds an MBA from Rochester Institute of Technology. Bill is looking forward to exploring ways to support the mission of EDMO through people-based initiatives and programs.
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Rick Belgarde
Chief Financial Officer
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Rick Belgarde
Chief Financial Officer
CFO Rick, Inc. is a San Francisco-based accounting firm that offers a portfolio of experience, knowledge and satisfied clients to all who are in need of financial guidance. We believe in helping you achieve your maximum financial potential and security in both your business and personal lives. By contributing our expertise and resources to your business strategy, we can help predict the future viability and profitability of your industry. Ever since Rick Belgarde took an intro accounting course in high school, he’s wanted to work in accounting. After graduating with a business degree in accounting, he got his start as the accountant for Capital Drive In, one of the most profitable drive-in movie theaters in the US at the time. Rick’s passion for contract negotiation began when he was Revenue Manager for Paramount’s Great America, negotiating multimillion dollar contracts. In 1996, Rick changed direction – to professional sports – when he managed payroll and accounts receivable for the Oakland A’s. A few years later, KPMG asked him to serve as director for their new High Net Worth CFO Division in San Francisco. Ultimately, all of these positions culminated in 2003 when he founded CFO Rick Inc., which has since been enormously successful. Rick loves traveling almost as much as he loves crunching numbers. In his lifetime, he’s visited over 42 countries. When he’s not working (which isn’t often), you can find Rick in section 124 at a San Jose Sharks game.
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Janise Powell
DEIB Manager
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Janise Powell
DEIB Manager
Janise has always had a passion for education and programming and uses that to support EDMO families and staff. After graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Janise continued her education at the University of Houston. While completing her Masters in Higher Education, Janise worked in student activities and career services. She has worked with students from pre-k to graduate students. When Janise is not working, she is working on completing a doctorate degree in education, performing spoken word, reading, hiking, and volunteering.
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Ai Le
Director of Finance and Administration
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Ai Le
Director of Finance and Administration
With an engineering degree from Cornell University and mad design skills from Pratt University and the Fashion Institute of Technology, Ai considers herself the living, breathing STEAM proponent. Passionate about equitable children's education to the core, she is excited to join the Edmo crew, bringing over 17 years of finance & administration leadership to Edmo. On her time off, Ai enjoys riding one of her many bicycles around the East Bay, often with her rescued dog in tow and a boba tea in basket.
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Courtney Cimoli
Chief Programs Officer
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Courtney Cimoli
Chief Programs Officer
Courtney has held nearly every role at EDMO - beginning as a Camp Director over a decade ago! She now serves as the Chief Operations Officer, overseeing everything related to organizational operations including marketing, programming, curriculum and HR. Courtney has an Animal Science degree from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo but has worked in education to some degree for her entire professional career. When Courtney isn’t working she is hanging out at home with her family and two awesome pups.
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Rachel Shensa
HR Manager
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Rachel Shensa
HR Manager
Rachel has held several different roles since joining EDMO in February 2018, eventually assuming her dream role as the Recruiting & Hiring Manager. Growing up, Rachel was a serial day camper turned CIT and Counselor. Before going back to school for her masters in advertising, she taught enrichment classes, worked at an after-school program, and helped teach first grade. Outside of work, Rachel likes to read, write, explore, and cuddle with her cats.
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Kendra Watkins
Director of Partnerships
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Kendra Watkins
Director of Partnerships
Kendra joined EDMO with years of experience working in various roles within education. She earned a degree in Education and her Multiple Subject Teaching Credential at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. Kendra spent her first four summers with EDMO as an Instructor and Director for the Palo Alto and Fremont locations before becoming the South Bay/Peninsula Region Manager and School Year Programs Manager. Kendra now serves as the Programs Director, developing and creating new programs for EDMO while providing development and training for programs staff.
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Mandee Schultz
Customer Relations Director
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Mandee Schultz
Customer Relations Director
Growing up, Mandee spent the majority of her days at her mom's in-home daycare, where she developed a passion for helping children grow. She took this passion for helping all children learn and began working as a behavioral therapist, providing ABA therapy to children with special needs. After exploring different opportunities in Customer Relations post-college, Mandee made her way to EDMO in 2019 as an Administrative Assistant. Mandee now serves as the Customer Relations Director and is thrilled about building a team that shares her passion.
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Brittny Nation
Curriculum Director
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Brittny Nation
Curriculum Director
Before joining EDMO, Brittny was a high school science teacher for nearly 10 years, additionally serving as an Activities Director and ASB Leadership Program Director. Her love for camp was birthed from attending summer camps as a kid and working summers as a camp counselor at the Learn-by-doing Lab Summer Camp, at her alma mater, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. She is passionate about helping campers connect with their innate creativity and fostering community amongst different races, genders, and economic backgrounds. She loves nature, reading, good food, comedy, and Harry Potter.
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Joe Allington
Systems Director
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Joe Allington
Systems Director
Joe is a programmer, designer, gamer, and educator. Since graduating from UC Santa Cruz in 2013, he has worked to harness the power of games in education — writing game-based curriculum, developing game-based learning resources for other educators, and generally keeping classroom computers from catching fire. Joe now leads EDMO’s IT & Systems department, programming and maintaining new tools to help streamline EDMO’s operations as much as possible. Even with all that, Joe still finds time to help build a new lesson plan in Minecraft here and there.
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Ash Forrest
Marketing Director
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Ash Forrest
Marketing Director
Ash is a marketing creative who found EDMO aligned with her values and interest in bringing art & tech to all kids. Obsessed with all things digital marketing and organization, Ash brings over 10 years of experience in design, marketing and project management to EDMO. Ash is an artist and photographer who spends her time painting, playing video games and working with charities that focus on kids and the LGBT+ community.
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Jess Lackey
PR & Communications Manager
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Jess Lackey
PR & Communications Manager
Jess feels a personal connection to EDMO's mission and is passionate about shrinking learning gaps and creating safe, equitable spaces where all kids can show up as their genuine, authentic selves. She comes to EDMO with a diverse background in marketing, copywriting, events and public relations. She is an avid adventurer and traveler who lives full-time in an RV with her two dogs. She loves running, mountain biking, yoga, advocating for human rights, learning and connecting with others.
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Kenia Fuentes
Curriculum Developer
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Kenia Fuentes
Curriculum Developer
After her tenure at California State University Chico, Kenia joined the EDMO Sacramento team when the region debuted in 2015. With her early-childhood care experience and good-heartedness, Kenia began at EDMO as a School Year Presenter and has served as a Summer Instructor, Camp Director, year-round EDMO Junior Pre-K Curriculum Manager, Sacramento Area Outreach Manager, and Programs Manager. She also stars in several EDMO YouTube curriculum videos. Kenia’s passion is to create fun and educational projects that make kids fall in love with science.
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Amy McLaughlin
Curriculum Developer
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Amy McLaughlin
Curriculum Developer
Amy has worked in education for nearly 10 years. She brings with her a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science, a Masters’s degree in Education, and two years of coding and robotics education. She has worked with kids ages four to 14 (and their teachers) and knows that there is something special to be discovered and learned at any age. After work, Amy loves spending time outside, learning new recipes in the kitchen, and planning trips to new places!
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Helena Ortiz
Region Manager
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Helena Ortiz
Region Manager
Helena Ortiz has worked with youth for more than 10 years. She is passionate about creating safe, engaging, and eventful programming for kids in order to expand opportunities for learning. Outside of EDMO, she enjoys spending time with her daughter, shopping, eating, and exploring the outdoors.
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Alvaro Lacayo
Warehouse Facilities, Logistics & Purchasing Director
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Alvaro Lacayo
Warehouse Facilities, Logistics & Purchasing Director
Al comes to EDMO with a diverse background in operation and procurement, from luxury retail and most recently cannabis, he's excited to evolve from growing plants to supporting the growth of people. Al is an avid artist who has displayed his art in numerous locations throughout the Bay Area. In addition to making art, Al loves watching baseball and spending time spreading love and laughter with his family and friends.
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Catherine Lactaoen
Warehouse Floor Manager
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Catherine Lactaoen
Warehouse Floor Manager
I am a mother of four and have worked with kids for over 40 years. I enjoy traveling, playing basketball and volunteering. I have been with EDMO for several years as an instructor and have recently made the move to the warehouse team. My goal is to continue assisting EDMO with encouraging kids to be courageous, curious and kind by making sure our programs have the supplies they need, when they need them. My greatest joy is visiting sites and seeing all the kids happy and enjoying the one-of-a-kind EDMO experience!
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Jessica Guerrero
Recruiter
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Jessica Guerrero
Recruiter
Jessica Guerrero has a background in high volume recruiting for the restaurant industry and is thrilled to be part of the recruiting and hiring team for EDMO. As a mother of two young kids, she hopes to see a more inclusive and inviting world for all to share. She’s passionate about helping EDMO build a team of leaders that want to shape kind, caring, well rounded young people.
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Olajuwon Roberts
Partner Relations Manager
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Olajuwon Roberts
Partner Relations Manager
Olajuwon first joined EDMO as the Site Coordinator for San Diego. He has been a classroom teacher, youth sports coach, and an advocate for individuals with intellectual disabilities. For the past three years, Olajuwon has spent time marketing and coordinating events for school districts, sports organizations, and non-profits. He is passionate about positively impacting the youth and bridging the gap between communities. Outside of work, you may catch Olajuwon emceeing a sports event or trivia night as he has a passion for public speaking as well.
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Akriti Srivastava
Region Manager
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Akriti Srivastava
Region Manager
Akriti Srivastava is a child care advocate. She's CEO and Co-Founder at Daycare Owl, an online platform dedicated to improving the state of Early Childhood Education and Owner and Founder at Lil Buds Daycare. She believes every child deserves the opportunity to succeed and success starts with access to education and proper resources. Akriti thinks the most exciting part of taking on the Region Manager role with EDMO is the ability to create change and help the youth of Lake County succeed.
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Sean Godtfredsen
Region Manager
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Sean Godtfredsen
Region Manager
Sean is thrilled to be joining EDMO as a Region Manager! For the past 5 years, Sean has worked as a counselor and supervisor for the Foster City Parks and Recreation youth programs, as well as coaching basketball for Hillsdale High School in San Mateo for 4 years. He graduated from Cal State University Fullerton with a degree in Kinesiology. Sean is excited to bring his camp experience, enthusiasm, and passion to the team!
Home Office
Camp EDMO Staff
Rance Hodge Jr
Salinas Region Manager
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Rance Hodge Jr
Salinas Region Manager
Rance has worked in youth development for over 10 years. He has coached high school sports, coordinated after school programs and has even created his own in school program that is aimed at providing elementary students with a memorable experience at recess. As a Regional Manager, Rance feels EDMO’s desire to influence youth in a fun, positive way aligns with his beliefs and desires to do the same. He chose this role to be a conduit for students to realize their full potential and grow into great human beings. He hopes to be boots on the ground in the community to expand EDMO’s reach and strengthen relationships within the school district and the partner programs.
Executive Board
Camp EDMO Staff
Andrea Gains-Germain
Engineering Program Manager, Apple
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Andrea Gains-Germain
Engineering Program Manager, Apple
Andrea currently leads an engineering program management team at Apple. Her project is top secret but she loves the complex technical and organizational challenges of bringing new technology to life. Her previous positions include Director of New Product Development at Energy Recovery, Director of Product Management at Cogenra Solar and Physics Teacher at BASIS Schools, an award winning math and science focused charter school. At BASIS Schools, she taught 6th and 7th graders that Physics can be fun! She fully believes in the power of a strong STEAM curriculum in K-8 education. Andrea holds a M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University.
Executive Board
Camp EDMO Staff
Conor Madigan
President, Kateeva
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Conor Madigan
President, Kateeva
Conor is the President and co-founder of Kateeva, a leading developer of inkjet-based manufacturing equipment for the flat panel display industry. Before Kateeva, Conor was a postdoctoral research scientist at MIT, where he studied organic electronic device technology. Conor has authored numerous technical publications and holds more than 50 issued patents. In 2016, Conor was named “Inventor of the Year” by the Silicon Valley Intellectual Property Law Association. In 2015, Conor was named a finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award for Northern California. Shortly after founding Kateeva, he appeared on the 2010 TR35 list; published annually by MIT Technology Review Magazine, this prestigious list names top technology innovators under the age of 35. Conor earned a bachelor’s degree from Princeton, and a M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from MIT, all in electrical engineering. Conor also serves on the Board of Governors of StartOut, a non-profit supporting the LGBT entrepreneur community, and is the Co-Chair of the Princeton University Department of Electrical Engineering Alumni Advisory Council.
Executive Board
Camp EDMO Staff
Gillian Cervero
Senior Grants Manager, California HealthCare Foundation
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Gillian Cervero
Senior Grants Manager, California HealthCare Foundation
Gillian is the Senior Grants Manager at the California HealthCare Foundation, where she has worked since 2007. Prior to joining the Foundation, she worked at the Lucile Packard Foundation for Children’s Health, where she began her commitment to working in the non-profit sector. Gillian is a Bay Area native and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles. Gillian is community service oriented and passionate about children, women, and health issues. She has served on the Board of Directors for Peak Grantmaking (formerly known as the Grants Managers Network) and is a member of the Young Filipino Professional Association and Asian Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy. Gillian enjoys reading, hiking, traveling, and rooting on her Bay Area sports teams.
Curriculum Advisory Board
Camp EDMO Staff
Katie Levedahl
Director of Education & Informal Learning & National Partnerships California Academy of Sciences
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Katie Levedahl
Director of Education & Informal Learning & National Partnerships California Academy of Sciences
Katie creates and leads a culture of innovation and action that empowers communities to engage meaningfully with complex social problems and solutions. As the Director of Informal Learning with the California Academy of Sciences she drives the strategic design, implementation, and wide-scale expansion of science education resources that transform science learning. Her work includes leading a team of innovators in creating programs that use museum resources to engage public audiences at scale. Through both traditional models such as direct service museum programs or leveraging the latest online learning platforms Katie’s approach combines both creativity and community needs to create high impact programming. She personally oversees the implementation and training of the museum’s Science Action Club curriculum in EDMO’s Nature Programs.
Curriculum Advisory Board
Camp EDMO Staff
Vicki Zakrzewski, Ph.D.
Education Director, UC Berkeley Greater Good Science Center
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Vicki Zakrzewski, Ph.D.
Education Director, UC Berkeley Greater Good Science Center
Vicki Zakrzewski, Ph.D., is the Education Director of the Greater Good Science Center. Her articles (GGSC Magazine, Huffington Post, Edutopia, and ASCD’s Educational Leadership), talks, workshops, and GGSC Summer Institute for Educators around the world provide science-based ideas for promoting the social and emotional well-being of students, teachers, and administrators, as well as methods for creating positive school cultures. Examples of her recent consulting work beyond EDMO for incorporating the life-enhancing science of compassion, empathy, gratitude, awe, and other social-emotional skills include: the Mind and Life Institute (of which she is a fellow), the Jim Henson Company on a new television show for preschoolers, the International School of Brussels on the Common Ground Collaborative character curriculum, the International School of Bangkok and Palo Alto Unified School District on integrating social-emotional learning into their work, and Pixar/Disney on The Emotions Survival Guide—a follow-up book for children based on the movie Inside Out. A former teacher and school administrator, Vicki earned her Ph.D. in Education and Positive Psychology from Claremont Graduate University. In her doctoral research, Vicki spent two months in India at a school awarded the Peace Education Prize by UNESCO and the Hope of Humanity Award by the Dalai Lama, researching their methods for developing teachers’ ability to create caring relationships with students.
Curriculum Advisory Board
Camp EDMO Staff
Megan Schufreider
Director of Education, K-12 Partnerships and Online Learning California Academy of Sciences
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Megan Schufreider
Director of Education, K-12 Partnerships and Online Learning California Academy of Sciences
Megan Schufreider is Director of Education and K-12 Partnerships at the California Academy of Sciences, where she supervises a team focusing on the development, delivery and evaluation of Pre-K-12 educational programs. Her department team has consulted on EDMO’s Nature Program curriculum since Summer 2005. Now her portfolio includes a professional development institute, workshops and resources for teachers, onsite classroom programs for schools, field trips for school and youth groups, homeschool events, family nights, virtual programs, online learning resources, and community outreach. Since joining the Academy in 2007, Megan has overseen web development, asset management and e-marketing. She holds a B.S. in Ecology, Behavior and Evolution & Japanese from UCLA and an M.A. in Museum Studies from SFSU. She has previous experience as a middle and high school classroom teacher, as well as an educator in various informal science settings.
Medical Advisory Board
Camp EDMO Staff
Trace Cimoli
Paramedic
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Trace Cimoli
Paramedic
Trace is excited to be joining our new EDMO® Medical Advisory Board. Always interested in medicine, Trace started out by earning his undergraduate degree from Cal Poly in Animal Science. After graduating, he moved back to San Jose, where he was born and raised, and enrolled in Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) School. He worked as an EMT for 5 years before returning to school again to become a Paramedic. Trace currently works as a Paramedic for AMR in Santa Clara County. He also has the benefit of being married to our Operations Director – what a lucky guy!
Medical Advisory Board
Camp EDMO Staff
Tanya Petera
School Nurse
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Tanya Petera
School Nurse
Tanya is honored to be advising on the new EDMO® Medical Advisory Board. Unable to sit still for long, she has had a wide variety of careers in the medical field. However, this has added to her experience and appreciation for medicine. She started out as an EMT for 3 years in Santa Barbara County. There she transitioned to 911 dispatcher for about a year, dispatching police, fire, and ambulance across the county. Her love for the northeast brought her back to her hometown in New Jersey where she studied to be a Registered Nurse and achieve her Bachelors of Science in Nursing. She has been a nurse now for about 3 years working in several different environments. At Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia specializing in hematology, immunology, and allergy. At Dell Children’s Medical Center in Austin Texas specializing in critical care for post surgical, cardiac, and general pediatric patients. And now she is a school nurse at an Elementary School. Her passion for kids and the medical field are what drive her.
Medical Advisory Board
Camp EDMO Staff
Ashkon Shaahinfar, MD
Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Ashkon Shaahinfar, MD
Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics
Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics
Medical Advisory Board
Camp EDMO Staff
Leonard Calo
Internal Medicine Physician
Former Camp EDMO Counselor
Former Camp EDMO Instructor
Former Camp EDMO Director
Camp EDMO Staff
Leonard Calo
Internal Medicine Physician
Leonard Calo is an internal medicine trained hospitalist at Yale-New Haven Hospital where he admits and cares for a wide diversity of patients, and also enjoys teaching first and second year medical students as well as internal medicine residents. He earned his BS at Cornell University where he was EDMO co-founder Eduardo Caballero’s roommate, obtained his MD with distinction in research from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, and received his internal medicine residency training at Yale-New Haven hospital. Leo is particularly interested in cross-cultural exchanges as they relate to health and disease, in medical school having studied the interface between Afro-Caribbean religions and disease in Borgne, Haiti, with Project H.O.P.E. as well as in Cuba, during his residency working in the HIV clinic and TB wards at the epicenter of emerging XDR tuberculosis in Tugela Ferry, South Africa, and in present day caring for patients from around the world. Some of Leo’s other interests include travel, photography, carpentry, gardening, and spending time with his wife and two children.