Pete Baroody - Owner & President
Pete Baroody, founder of Baroody Camps, Inc. has taught PE at Saint Mary’s School and Blessed Sacrament School in Alexandria. He is currently the Athletic Director at Alexandria Country Day School and teaches PE to Kindergarten through 3rd graders. He is also a father to two beautiful children with his wife Jocelyn.
Why Baroody Camps? “The strength of our camps lies in the energy and enthusiasm that our counselors bring each day. We are proud to employ teachers that work at the schools where we hold our camps and programs. “ Pete Baroody
Fun Fact about Pete: Awarded the 'Most Ardent NFL Fan' in the Guinness Book of World Records! After careful planning, In a whirlwind 16 weeks, he traveled 30,000 miles through 42 states and saw 33 NFL football games in 31 stadiums.
Beth Foreman - Director of Operations
Beth grew up in New Jersey and moved to Northern Virginia to attend Marymount University, graduating with a Bachelors in Health Science and playing for their soccer team. She has since made Northern Virginia her home with her husband and dogs and has worked in several hospitality management positions since graduation. She has worked with Baroody Camps for over a year and it has allowed her to show her talents as a leader and a visionary, helping pair passionate instructors and their great programs with enthusiastic children. Beth is excited to have the opportunity to help Baroody Camps continue to grow and reach more students with each new season.
Laura Krentel - Summer Camp Program Director & Website Coordinator
Laura joined the Baroody Camp staff in 2010 and has been in the position of Program Director for the past three years. She has been an educator for the past 14 years, teaching preschool in the beginning of her career and now 2nd grade. She is currently a teacher at National Presbyterian School in N.W. D.C. where she has taught for the past 11 years. She received her undergraduate degree from West Chester University and her Masters in Elementary Education from Liberty University. Laura grew up working in area camps as a teen and again as a college graduate in a variety of positions (music director, teen adventure camp counselor, and assistant director). She truly enjoys crafting and creating programs for the campers at Baroody!
Joe Hart - Site Manager
Anne Alba-Hart - Recruiting Manager
Ashlei Brathwaite - Assistant On-Site Coordinator
Laura Fries - On-Site Coordinator
Jennie Morgans - Site Director, On-Site Coordinator
Susan Nye - On-Site Coordinator
Coach Maija Paegle - Gymnastics Coach
Coach Miguel Palacio - Basketball Coach, On-Site Coordinator
Mike Ruck - Sports Coach
Sophia Salva - Site Director, On-Site Coordinator
Stephanie Santizo - Assistant On-Site Coordinator
Nancy Stone - Assistant On-Site Coordinator
Devontae Wilson - On-Site Coordinator