Introducing the ACA Indiana Standards team!

Posted: March 04, 2014

Therese Plotz- Chairperson

About: Standards visitor for six years and former Director of Outdoor Education for Girl Scouts in Michigan and seasonal camp director in Illinois and Missouri.  Currently serving on the Policy Council for Family Development services in Indianapolis and staying home to care for newborn.  BA from Northeastern Illinois University.



Susie Davis, CCD - Review Hearing Coordinator

About: Recreation Director at Noblesville Parks and Recreation Dept. Involvement with ACA for many years- Standards Instructor/Trainer, former Standards Chair, National Standards Commission, past ACA Indiana Section President, and ACA Certified Camp Director (CCD). B.S., Recreation and Park Administration, IU Bloomington. National Park & Recreation Association,  CPRP (Certified Parks and Recreation Professional).

Contact or 317-770-5750 w


Jennifer Rumple- Guardian of the Standards Tool

About: Program Leader for the Wilderness Adventure Club @ Camptown- an afterschool program teaching 4th-6th graders about outdoor living skills. I have worked for Jameson Camp for the past four summers as a Cabin Counselor, Head Activity Instructor, Assistant Health Supervisor and Leadership Staff Specialist.  My final internship for school was at Jameson Camp, which was focused on the leadership aspects of camp. My degree is from IUPUI with a Master’s in Social Work. Published in the Camping Magazine, May/June Issue 2012- focused on how important camps are to enhancing the lives of campers as well as the counselors.  

Contact or 317-489-1172


Jill Frey - Co Chair & Training Coordinator

About: Camp Services Manager/ Camp Director/ Safety and Risk Management Specialist at Girl Scouts of Northern Indiana-Michiana. Day Camp Director, McMillen Program Center, Girl Scouts of Limberlost Council. Director of Program Services, Girls Scouts of Little Cloud Council. ACA Standards Instructor, Visitor for many years, involved with ACA Great Rivers board, and member ACA St Louis section. Bachelors of Science, Recreation, Park & Tourism Administration, Western Illinois University.

Contact or 260-422-3417


Tammy Nordhoff - Visitor Assignment Guru

About: Assistant Director/Foodservice Director/Waterfront Director at Happy Hollow Children's Camp, Inc. for over 20 years.  Been an Indiana Section ACA member and visitor for over 15 years. Bachelors of Science, Elementary Education, Indiana University and have completed the Basic Camp Directors Course and the Standards Instructor Course.

Contact or 812-988-4900