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Garin Girls Pod Counselors

Garin Unit Head

Clark Thompson

My name is CJ Thompson, and I am from Birmingham, Alabama. I recently graduated from the University of Alabama with a business administration degree. This is my 6th summer on staff at Jacobs Camp and I'm so excited to be the Garin Unit Head. Camp is my favorite place in the world and I'm so glad we can all be together again this summer!

Garin Girl Counselors

Marlie Thompson

My name is Marlie and I use she/her pronouns. I'm from Birmingham, Alabama and I'm super involved in the southern Jewish community and love spending time with my friends and family. I will be a counselor this year at camp. This will be my 11th summer at camp and my first on Staff! During the year I volunteer at Camp Dream Street and Friendship Circle of Alabama. So excited for this summer!!!

Gili Gonda

I'm from Kfar HaOranim, near Modiin. I finished 2 years of service in the Israeli army 4 months ago, where I served as a soldier Sports guide. This is my first time going to camp and I am so excited to be the gymnastics specialist! I love to travel, so I am so happy to be here!

Audrey Gold

Hello! I'm Audrey and I'm from New Orleans. I'll be moving to Chicago in the fall to attend DePaul University and study Comedy Arts. This is my first year on staff but I hope my role in camp is to be a source of excitement and comfort should someone need to vent. This will be my sixth year at camp!

Noa Astrogano

Hello! My name is Noa Astrogano and I am 22 years old. I'm from Israel - I live in Nofit; a small village next to Haifa. During this past year, I studied for my psychometry exam that occurred last month. When I was not doing this, I volunteered with kids with special needs. This is my first summer at camp and I am so excited to be a counselor as well as work with gymnastics and yoga!

Kyra Berger

Hi I am Kyra Berger. I am from Birmingham Alabama. I spend most of my time during the year doing musical theater with my theater company. I will be a counselor this summer and I am so excited! I have been going to camp for 8 years and am thrilled to finally be on staff this year. During the year I volunteer at my Temple by singing in services. I also volunteer in my theater company by doing outreaches and performing for events in the community.

Roni Adatto

My name is Roni Adato and I'm 22 years old. I'm from Israel and live in a city called Ness Ziona. During the year I mostly worked in several jobs, did exams for the university and spent a lot of time at home. This is my first summer in camp and I will be a counselor. I am very excited finally to meet all the campers and the staff!