Leadership Program Outreach Director

Mark served as the Leadership Program Director for Camp Manito-wish YMCA from 2001-May of 2015 and in that role, was responsible for year-round program delivery for high schools, middle schools, youth agencies, colleges and universities across the Midwest. As Leadership Program Outreach Director, Mark continues to oversee the program but also handles outreach, program development and special programming. Before coming to Manito-wish, Mark directed the Northern Quest Learning Center program, an outdoor adventure program for youth with emotional and behavioral disabilities, and was lead facilitator for the Intercultural Leadership Initiative in the Lakeland school district. Mark is also a certified secondary social studies teacher.



“Not only did students come back from this trip describing how amazing it was, but they came back acting in a way that reflected what they learned.  I have witnessed them be more consistently engaged in volunteering at school and in the community, be more mindful of their peers, and in many cases, be enthusiastic about returning as mentors for a new class of participants.  This is all the result of the intentional and dynamic way that Camp Manitowish Staff talked with us beforehand about outc… Read more
Michael Greuel, Social Sciences and Theology Teacher