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2021 Camp Hale Staff


Karen Liberatore

Camp Hale Director/Director of Program Administration

My name is Karen Liberatore and I have been a part of the USES team since 2007. Since then, I have held multiple leadership positions across the agency’s youth programs including Director of Girls Camp from 2012-2017. In 2020, I had the honor of becoming the first female director of Camp Hale! My favorite camp activities are freeze flag, talent shows, and trying to make the perfect s’more. I am so excited to have everyone back up at Camp for Summer 2021. Hoo Yah!

Pablo Martinez

Program Director

My name is Pablo Martinez, coming from Mexico for my fifth summer at Camp Hale. I started as a counselor back in 2016, worked as Expedition Coordinator in 2019, and am now coming back as Program Director. I can’t wait to spend another summer at Squam Lake! Freeze flag and Pmac Elah are my favorite camp activities. See y’all soon mis amigos.

Fernando Phillips

Waterfront Director

My name is Fernando Phillips, I’ve been a part of United South End Settlements for over 10 years now. I’ve been working in aquatics since 2015 and a certified lifeguard instructor since 2019. I’m currently in my third year at Curry College majoring in psychology and social work. I hope to use my knowledge of this community and the experience I’ve accumulated over the years to keep Camp Hale a safe and fun environment for children to grow.

Breana Morgan

Program Coordinator

Hi! My name is Breana Morgan and I have been a part of the USES Family for over 15 years. This is my seventh summer attending Camp Hale, and first summer as Program Coordinator. I am also pursuing a degree in Early Childhood Education. As a child I loved to go to overnight camp every summer. My favorite camp activities are archery and arts n crafts! I am very excited to spend another summer on Squam Lake and look forward to making amazing memories!

Jelani Cato

LIT Coordinator

Hi! My name is Jelani Cato and I have been going to Camp Hale for 13 years. I have always loved the new friends you get to make while at camp. I can't wait to help lead the LIT's to being even better counselors.

Greg Soboff

Operations Director

Hello! I’m Greg and I can’t wait to meet everyone at Camp this summer. Before joining Camp Hale, I taught ESL and provided college counseling services overseas in China and Vietnam. My favorite camp activity is swimming and getting to know all the campers and staff. I love traveling and the outdoors, and I have been working in camp settings since 2005!

Jasen Cato

Head Counselor & Enrollment Support

My Name is Jasen Cato, I’ve been going to Camp Hale since 2008 and have been a part of United South End Settlements team since 2013 when I was in the position of Leader in Training. I have since moved up in the ranks to become a counselor and now join the admin team. I want to provide a fun camp experience to the kids like the experience that I received when I went to camp. My favorite activity at camp is Freeze Flag and I can't wait to play this summer. It's my time to give back to the Camp Hale community and I'm ready to deliver.