The Camp Director

Leadership, Technology, Training, Staff Recruitment, Marketing, Child Development, Risk Management

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About

Jennifer H. SelkeJennifer Selke is in her 18th year running summer recreation and after school programs.  She received her Ph.D. in Educational Psychology from U.C. Berkeley and now splits her time number of different ways. She co-directs Strawberry Canyon Youth Program, a large summer camp in the Recreational Sports Department at U.C. Berkeley which includes an integrated social skills camp for children and teens.  She is also a faculty member in the U.C. Berkeley Graduate School of Education & affiliated with the Berkeley Center for New Media. Jennifer is a licensed educational psychologist working with middle school students. Her technology interests have taken her into the blogging and social media world where she runs a popular blog TheCampDirector.com.  Jennifer provides consulting services to individuals in the recreation and digital entertainment industry in the area of social media, organization, and productivity. Jennifer speaks at national conferences on teacher and staff training, youth development, and organizational management, supervision, and technology. Her research interests include: job satisfaction and job tenure, brain based education and training, and the use of technology by adolescents and young adults.