Staff & Board

A gathering of board, staff, and advisory council members stand tall spaces out among the trees. they wear face masks and brught colors that stand out with the brown background of bark, pine needles and a wooden long building behid and around them.
Laura Faure (board member), Bebe Miller (board president), Bobbie Gottschalk (board secretary), Jo Tibby (advisory council), and Molly Hess (associate director) gathered during the 2020 season spaced out among the trees to survey camp.

Board of Directors

Carol Dilley, Chair, Department of Theater and Dance, Co-Director of Dance, Bates College

Laura Faure, Producing Director Emeritus of the Bates Dance Festival

Bobbie Gottschalk, Co-founder and former executive director, Seeds of Peace, Washington, DC

Margery Lieber, For­mer Associate General Counsel, National La­bor Relations Board, U.S. Government, Arling­ton, VA

Bebe Miller, Artistic Director, Bebe Miller Company; Prof. Emerita of Dance, Ohio State Uni­versity, Columbus, OH


Molly Hess, Associate Director, Bearnstow; Day Camp Director; dance artist and educator.

Advisory Council

Mary-Therese Duffy, Licensed Clinical Counselor, Raymond, ME

Sandra Merrick, Community Contact, Mount Vernon, ME

Jo Tibby, Community Contact, Mount Vernon, ME

Jim Van Abbema, Web Advisor, Wildlife Biologist, Bronx, NY