Meet our Leadership Team
Executive Director Gerrit Leewes, or "Wind", has been with camp since 2004. In addition to his 20 years of professional camp experience, Gerrit has a BA in Recreation from the U of A, and experience at two other Alberta camps. He began his career with Camp Warwa as a instructor and worked as Program Director before becoming Camp Director and then Executive Director. He is a Past President of the Alberta Camping Association and would like to invite all our families and clients to never hesitate in contacting camp with their questions.Gerrit, his wife Faith and his three boys Erik, Connor & Jack are looking forward to another year filled with great memories! Erik is especially excited to be old enough to attend summer camp for the first time in the Day Camp program.
Ashley (Cedar) is originally from Toronto, Ontario and has been in the camping industry for 9 years. Ashley has a Bachelors in Outdoor Adventure Leadership from Laurentain University. She has a passion for the outdoors and spends her free time hiking and going on canoe trips.
Ashley is excited for the new adventures she is going to have at Camp Warwa.
Our Staff Team 2019
Working at Camp Warwa is a total blast! It’s the kind of job that attracts the best kind of people. All our staff are committed to making a difference in the lives of children.
Working with children in an outdoor setting is an exciting and active lifestyle that brings out the awe of discovery and realization of one’s self and others.