Meet our Directors
Danielle has been working with children for over 15 years, currently as an 8th grade English teacher in the South Bronx. As a teacher, she is on the International Baccalaureate Leadership Team and heads the Community Service Project coordination for her middle school.
Danielle was the founding Division Leader for Oasis at Union, it will be her third summer at Oasis and her 8th at camps overall. Her camp experience runs the gamut from counselor to photographer to Division Leader, she has done it all and has that spirit! In the winter, she is a ski instructor for children with physical and cognitive disabilities and in the summer, she enjoys backpacking in the Catskills.
You can email Danielle at Danielle@Oasischildren.com.
Matt has spent most his career working in the education field and in summer camp programs. This will be Matt's third summer at Oasis in Union and fourth with Oasis overall. He spent the past two summers as Oasis in Union's founding Program Director. Matt spent many summers as a child attending summer camps and spent five years working in children's technology enrichment after school and camp programs - making this his 9th summer working at camps!
When he's not at Oasis, Matt works as an adult education teacher and tutor, an education consultant and a youth baseball coach. In his free time if he's not outside enjoying nice weather you can find him spending time with friends and family or watching one of his favorite sports teams - in person if he can!
You can email Matt at MattC@oasischildren.com.