Our New Director of Outdoor Education – Peter “Echo” Godwin

By February 21, 2013Staff

Camp Kintail is excited to announce that Pete Godwin has been hired to be the new Director of Outdoor Education. During the summer Pete will work as the Assistant Director for the summer camp program, responsible for the High & Low Ropes, Rock Climbing and Out Tripping Programs. During the remainder of the year Pete’s primary responsibility will be the Kintail Outdoor Education Program.

Pete is a High School teacher with a B. Ed. from Lakehead Univeristy, as well as an Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation, Parks and Tourism and a BSc in Natural Science from Lakehead University. He taught for 7 years in England, and has supply taught for the past year in the York Region. Prior to this, Pete worked for a variety of camps and outdoor education centres, including Outward Bound Canada, the YMCA, Trails Youth Initiatives & Camp Kintail. Pete is a running coach and personal trainer. He has participated in a variety of race lengths and types. Pete (Echo) is married to Kate (Carny) Godwin (Smith), whom he met when he was working at Camp Kintail in 1997. Kate is a registered nurse and midwife, and together they have a daughter named Norah, who is almost 3 years old.

Join us in welcoming Pete back to Camp Kintail in this exciting new role!

If you would like to book your school or retreat group to come to Camp Kintail this spring or fall to see Pete, click here for more information: Camp Kintail Retreats & School Groups.