Camp Gan Israel prides itself on its exceptional staff. All staff are trained and come with prior camp experience and a natural appreciation of working with children.

Our Directors

Rabbi Mendel Barrocas  
Main Camp                             

Our camp director has many years of camp, and valuable teaching experience. He directs the staff and oversees all activities and programming. His extensive experience with all ages makes him a valuable administrator of our camp.

Our Counselors

We put extensive effort into recruiting and training a group of devoted, energetic counselors to spend the summer with our campers. Each one of them has a strong love of working with children, and a committed desire to give each child in their care the best possible summer experience. Through their tireless efforts, our campers enjoy every second of their camp experience year after year.

Elective Instructors

All electives are run by professionals, trained in their specific field and in engaging the children in their activities.