Program Staff

The Program Staff are a cherished part of the Family Camp community at Camp Koinonia and include the Priest, Spiritual Directors, Apprentice Spiritual DirectorsProgram Director, Assistant Program Directors, and Apprentice Spiritual Directors - for people interested in gaining Spiritual Director skills!  


Each staff member has two main jobs: to serve the families of Koinonia and to be a wonderful role model for all of the Campers. Being part of the Family Camp staff is a life-changing experience.  Staff find lifelong friends at Koinonia. We thank God for our wonderful Program Staff!


Spiritual Directors:

Coordinate the spiritual journey during the week, facilitate staff sharing and supervise the staff.

Apprentice Spiritual Directors*: Receive on-site mentor-ship from Spiritual Directors, gain group facilitation skills, and discern their "fit" for future Spiritual Directing.  *This is a volunteer position.


Spiritual Director & Apprentice Spiritual Director Job description

CLICK HERE for 2019 Spiritual Director/Apprentice Spiritual Director Application

-Training sessions to take place Spring 2019.  

-All adult staff are required to complete the CASE (Creating Safe Environments) Training by May 31 (once every 3 years). 

-Program & Spiritual Staff Training Retreat: June 1st - 2nd, 2019 at Camp Koinonia


Program Directors:  

Coordinate the camp activities and supervise the Teen Staff.
Assistant Program Directors: Provide assistance to the Program Director in running camp activities and supervising Teen staff.

Program Director & Assistant Program Director Job Descriptions

CLICK HERE for 2019 Program Director/Assistant Program Director Application

-Online Discussion Board Training sessions to take place Spring 2019  

-All adult staff are required to complete the CASE (Creating Safe Environments) Training by May 31 (once every 3 years). 

Program & Spiritual Staff Training:  May 31st - June 2nd 2019 at Camp Koinonia


Program Dates 2019:  

Week 1: (staff arrive July 6) - July 7 - July 12

Week 2: (staff arrive July 13) - July 14 – July 19

Week 3: (staff arrive July 20)- July 21 - July 26

Week 4: (staff arrive July 27)- July 28 - August 2

Week 5: (staff arrive August 3)- August 4 - August 9

Program Staff are interviewed, hired and trained by the Program Staff Committee.  If you have any questions, please contact: 

John Culhane at 585-317-1870 or


Camp Location: 1455 Italy Valley Road, Middlesex, NY 14507-9717

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 92382, Rochester, NY 14692


Phone (seasonal): 585-554-3092 

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