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2012 ACA National Conference
February 21-24, 2012
Hyatt Regency Atlanta
Christine Carter, Ph.D., is the author of Raising Happiness:
10 Simple Steps for More Joyful Kids and Happier Parents.
Peg Smith is the chief executive officer of the American Camp Association. She has over twenty-five years of career dedication to children, youth, and families.
Author of The Nature Principle and Last Child in the Woods and Founding Chairman of the Children & Nature Network.
Dr. Rodrick S. Lucero is an Associate Professor and Associate Director of the School of Teacher Education and Principal Preparation in the School of Education at Colorado State University and has 10 years’ experience as a camp staff member.
Niambi Jaha-Echols is an author, visionary, artist, and inspirational speaker. In 2004, she founded Camp Butterfly, which serves girls nationally and internationally.
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