Staff Spotlight – Cecilia Jaik
More about Cecy
– I found out about the camp thru my brother Carlos who went there last year and is also returning this year. He told me about the incredible experience it was for him and how fulfilling and fun it was so I had to try too.
If you could be any animal, what would you be and why?
– I think I would choose to be a horse, because of how fast and strong they are when they run and also I believe they have a regal quality and are very noble.
What is your favorite cartoon Character:
– I always thought Cheetara from the tv series Thundercats was so cool.
What is your dream Job:
– I’m living my dream job since I work part time at an advertising business and in the afternoon I give tennis lessons that are my passion.
If you had a super hero power, what would it be:
– If I could choose only one I think it would be flying.
What noteworthy/random/menial jobs have you held?
– I have worked as a saleswoman in a department store, also worked for a company that sells chemical cleaning products.
What are your top three movies of all time:
– Pride and Prejudice, The Matrix (the first one) and Captain America Civil War
What did you do last summer?
– Mostly working, I gave tennis lessons to kids and adults and spent time with family, friends either going to the beach or just hanging out.
What is a little Known fact about yourself:
– Not many people know but I love to read and write poetry, I feel I can express myself better when I’m writing.
What, if any previous camp/outdoor experiences have you had?
– I was a counselor and tennis teacher in the years 2011 and 2012 in another camp in NY and also have camped in the woods and the beach sometimes.