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Jon Vance

Director of Major Gifts
Sea Gull Seafarer
What is your Camp history?

Camper 1975 - 1977, counselor 1978 - 1983, Head Counselor Camp IV 1988 - 1989, Director Camper Services 1991, Personnel Director 1997 - 2011, Camp Philanthropy 2012 - present 

Where were you born?

Lancaster, Ohio

Where did you go to school?

Denison University, Bachelors, Political Science

Vanderbilt Divinity School, Masters of Divinty

What are your favorite hobbies?

Travel, cooking, music, competitive skeet shooting (retired!), coffee and crosswords

What did you want to be when you grew up?

Foreign Service Diplomat

If you could visit anywhere, where would you go?

Svalbard to see the Northern Lights

What is your favorite part of working at Camp?

Connecting with old camp friends and building new friendships with this generation of campers, staff and parents.