Keynote Speakers - Mid Atlantic Camp Conference

Keynote Speaker

Kim Aycock headshotKim Aycock

Meet our Keynote Speaker, Kim Aycock, Camp 2 Campus Learning Solutions

Kim Aycock, MST, has 30+ years of experience blending the skills of a master teacher with the knowledge of a seasoned camp expert.  She trains camp staff at all levels and speaks professionally at regional and national conferences.  Kim has the ability to connect with and motivate learners of all ages through her interactive and innovative presentations.  

Kim will provide our Keynote address with a follow up breakout session as an additional opportunity to gain even more tools to enhance staff training and build camp culture. 


Keynote Speaker

Ruby Compton headshotRuby Compton, Ruby Outdoors

Ruby Compton spent over ten years working in the outdoor industry in summer camp, environmental education, and management. The outdoors have always been a place of respite and comfort for Ruby and as she has progressed through her career, she has seen the importance of balance, professionalism, and prioritizing time to watch sunrises and sunsets on a regular basis. 

Ruby has special interests in work cultures, staff training, productivity, and systems and processes. She also has a special interest in the beautiful Blue Ridge mountains of Western North Carolina where there is an outdoor adventure for any weather condition. The mountains are full of adventure, stories, peace, healing, and joy. 

Ruby shares her expertise presenting at conferences across North America, blogging, and podcasting on the staff training podcast Camp Code. She is an active volunteer for the American Camp Association and likes to nerd out about productivity hacks and craft beers.