2017 Staff

Rachel Samia is returning as a fourth year counselor at the Conway Rec. Rachel graduated from Kennett High School in 2014 and is entering her senior year at the University of New Hampshire. At UNH Rachel is working on a degree in Child Development/ Education. In addition Rachel is a member of the Softball team. Rachel‘s favorite thing to do in her free time is to play outside.

 

Grant Meserve is a fourth year counselor at the Conway Rec Dept. He is entering his senior year at the University of Maine and is studying Physical Education teaching/ coaching. He is an expert bat catcher and an excellent water slider. He enjoys Country music as well as campfires at night.

 

 

Danny Olson is a fourth year counselor here at the Conway Rec. He is going into his senior year at Plymouth State University where he studies exercise science. In his free time he enjoys going on river trips during the day and having campfires/cookouts at night.

 

 

Robby Moody is entering his third year as a counselor here at the Conway Rec! Moody Graduated from Kennett Highschool in 2015 and moved on to study Recreation Management and Policy at the University of New Hampshire. Robby is very friendly so don’t be afraid to go up to him and say hello. In his free time he enjoys playing and watching sports and spending time with friends.

 

Matt Kelly is entering his third year as a counselor. Kelly Graduated from Kennett High School in 2012 and went on to study German, international affairs and secondary education at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) where he played four years of ice hockey and earned his degree in 2016. Last year Matt taught English at a high school in Munich as a recipient of a Fulbright Grant. Matt plans to continue his education after this summer.

 

Kate McPherson is entering her second year as a counselor. Kate graduated from Kennett High School in 2016. Kate will be attending her sophomore year at Plymouth State University and is studying Social Studies Education.  Kate enjoys playing sports along with writing music.

 

 

Victoria Burns is a second year counselor at the Conway Rec. She just graduated from Kennett High School in 2016.  She attends the University of New Hampshire and is majoring in Business Administration. She enjoys hiking with her friends and being active outside.

 

 

Danielle Vizard is a second year counselor at the Conway Rec. She is going into her third year at Keene State College majoring in Graphic Design. Danielle enjoys spending time outside doing activities such as swimming and hiking!

 

 

Julia Quinn is a second year counselor at the Conway Rec. Julia just graduated from Fryeburg Academy in 2016 and will be entering her sophomore year at St. Joe’s in Maine where she plays basketball. Julia is studying education. Julia’s favorite thing to do in her free time is play sports and go hiking!

 

Sydney Charles is a second year counselor at the Conway Rec. She is going into her senior year at the University of Maine where she studies exercise science with plans to pursue Physical Therapy afterwards. Sydney loves to play sports, be outside, spend time at the beach, and hanging out with friends.

 

Arielle Rivard is a second year counselor and a 2016 graduate from Sacopee Valley High School. She attends Thomas College, majoring in Marketing and Communications. She is an actress in both plays and musicals, and enjoys outdoors activities such as camping and hiking.

 

Ben Davis is in his first year at the Conway Rec Dept. He is entering his senior year at Saint Michael’s college and is studying Education and History. He is a part of the Saint Mike’s Basketball team. His favorite food is Philly Cheese Steaks and he is an excellent one hand clapper.

 

 

Cain Drouin is a first-year counselor at the Conway Rec Department. He will be attending the University of Maine. As a high school student at Kennett, he was a 3 season 4-year athlete. In addition Cain participated in the school musical all four years. He plans on majoring in theater at the University of Maine. He enjoys having an amazing time with friends and being active.

 

Makayla Frost is a first-year counselor at the Conway Rec. Department. Makayla is going into her senior year of college at UMF studying Early Childhood Education. At UMF Makayla is looking forward to her senior field hockey season. She enjoys all sports games, and enjoys spending free time at the ocean.

 

Zach Bradley is a first-year counselor at the Conway Rec Dept. He is entering his sophomore year at the University of Connecticut and is studying Actuarial Science. He participated in Soccer, Basketball, and Tennis in High School at Kennett. His favorite food is Chicken Broccoli Alfredo and he enjoys playing any sport he can.

 

Sam Sires is going into his third year at the University of New Hampshire and is studying political science. This will be his first year as a counselor at the Conway Rec Department. Sam attended the Rec camp when he was younger. He enjoys playing sports of all kinds, hiking, photography and being outside in general.