our team

of caring people

Janie Bédard

alias Shamane

General Manager
[email protected]
514-731-9683

ON PARENTAL LEAVE

Janie Bédard

alias Shamane

General Manager
[email protected]
514-731-9683

ON PARENTAL LEAVE

Stéphane Richard

alias Mango

Interim Executive Director
[email protected]
514-731-9683

 

Stéphane Richard

alias Mango

Interim Executive Director
[email protected]
514-731-9683

 

Blessed to
have these
amazing
people as part
of our team

Blessed to
have these
amazing
people as part
of our team

Camp de vacances diabete

Janie Bédard

alias Shamane

General Manager
[email protected]
514-731-9683

ON PARENTAL LEAVE

Stéphane Richard

alias Mango

Interim Executive Director
[email protected]
514-731-9683

 

Blessed to
have these
amazing
people
as part of our team

Camp de vacances diabete

Extraordinary Team, Common Mission

Janie Bédard alias Shamane
General Manager

First a camper and now General Manager, she will be back this summer to carry out projects close to her heart, while promoting the five objectives of Camp Carowanis. Her goal is to share her love for Camp Carowanis, so that all campers can enjoy a memorable experience.

Janie Bédard alias Shamane
General Manager

First a camper and now General Manager, she will be back this summer to carry out projects close to her heart, while promoting the five objectives of Camp Carowanis. Her goal is to share her love for Camp Carowanis, so that all campers can enjoy a memorable experience.

Stéphane Richard alias Mango
Interim Executive Director

Mango, a member of the Camp Carowanis team since 2017, has a wealth of experience in camps for children living with diabetes, dating back to 1999. In addition, Mango is a past president of the Canadian Camp Association. He looks forward to returning to camp to share his expertise, while ensuring that everyone feels comfortable and has positive experiences. His warm personality and dedication make him a valuable member of our team.

Stéphane Richard alias Mango
Interim Executive Director

Mango, a member of the Camp Carowanis team since 2017, has a wealth of experience in camps for children living with diabetes, dating back to 1999. In addition, Mango is a past president of the Canadian Camp Association. He looks forward to returning to camp to share his expertise, while ensuring that everyone feels comfortable and has positive experiences. His warm personality and dedication make him a valuable member of our team.

Rosalie Lévesque-Péro alias Sriracha
Camp Manager

Arriving in 2021, Sriracha didn’t have the chance to come to camp when she was young. However, she is keen to make up for lost time. To this end, Sriracha was group leader in 2021, camp life coordinator in 2022 and assistant camp life director in 2023. Sriracha is committed to doing her utmost to bring joy to the children, help her colleagues and oversee the magic of Carowanis operate. A graduate of Université Laval in orthopedagogy and psychopedagogy, she will have the pleasure of serving as Camp Director.

Rosalie Lévesque-Péro alias Sriracha
Camp Manager

Arriving in 2021, Sriracha didn’t have the chance to come to camp when she was young. However, she is keen to make up for lost time. To this end, Sriracha was group leader in 2021, camp life coordinator in 2022 and assistant camp life director in 2023. Sriracha is committed to doing her utmost to bring joy to the children, help her colleagues and oversee the magic of Carowanis operate. A graduate of Université Laval in orthopedagogy and psychopedagogy, she will have the pleasure of serving as Camp Director.

Kelly-Anne Boucher alias Amazone
Operations Manager

She arrived at camp in 2013 as a camper before joining the staff team in 2016. Over the years, she has held the positions of counselor, operations coordinator and medical coordinator. She works behind the scenes to ensure that everything runs smoothly and that campers have all the tools they need to excel. Having completed her bachelor’s degree in microbiology and immunology (2019-2022) and currently pursuing a master’s degree in administration (since 2023), she continues to invest as much as possible in passing on the magic of Camp Carowanis to future generations!

Kelly-Anne Boucher alias Amazone
Operations Manager

She arrived at camp in 2013 as a camper before joining the staff team in 2016. Over the years, she has held the positions of counselor, operations coordinator and medical coordinator. She works behind the scenes to ensure that everything runs smoothly and that campers have all the tools they need to excel. Having completed her bachelor’s degree in microbiology and immunology (2019-2022) and currently pursuing a master’s degree in administration (since 2023), she continues to invest as much as possible in passing on the magic of Camp Carowanis to future generations!

Angélique Aubuchon alias Ukulélé
Assistant Camp Manager

Ukulélé has been thriving at camp since 2008. She started out as a camper, then became a counselor before being promoted to leader and camp life coordinator in 2022. A graduate of the Baccalauréat en action culturelle (2019-2022) and a second-year student in the Baccalauréat en enseignement en adaptation scolaire et sociale (2022-2026), she can’t wait to share her passion with campers and colleagues alike. She is determined to provide an unforgettable experience for all campers.

Angélique Aubuchon alias Ukulélé
Assistant Camp Manager

Ukulélé has been thriving at camp since 2008. She started out as a camper, then became a counselor before being promoted to leader and camp life coordinator in 2022. A graduate of the Baccalauréat en action culturelle (2019-2022) and a second-year student in the Baccalauréat en enseignement en adaptation scolaire et sociale (2022-2026), she can’t wait to share her passion with campers and colleagues alike. She is determined to provide an unforgettable experience for all campers.

Jeanne Huchette-Correia alias Scooby-Doo
Assistant Program Manager

Since her first summer as a camper in 2011, Scooby-Doo has had the opportunity to flourish in a variety of roles at camp. These include counselor, counselor leader, program leader and programming coordinator. Always ready to discover and try new activities, Scooby-Doo is committed to ensuring that campers have a magical time during all camp activities. Currently in her third year of a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education and Preschool (2021-2025), she is determined to make camp Carowanis as incredible as possible.

Jeanne Huchette-Correia alias Scooby-Doo
Assistant Program Manager

Since her first summer as a camper in 2011, Scooby-Doo has had the opportunity to flourish in a variety of roles at camp. These include counselor, counselor leader, program leader and programming coordinator. Always ready to discover and try new activities, Scooby-Doo is committed to ensuring that campers have a magical time during all camp activities. Currently in her third year of a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education and Preschool (2021-2025), she is determined to make camp Carowanis as incredible as possible.

Florence Savard alias Pastille
Head nurse

Pastille made her camp debut in 2018 as a nursing student. Not having had the chance to attend camp in her youth, Pastille immediately got the bug for this magical place. After graduating from college with a diploma in nursing, Pastille couldn’t stay away from camp for long, so she worked as a team leader in 2021, 2022 and 2023 on the nursing team. A graduate of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program at Université Laval (2020-2022), she will join the 2023-2024 management team as head nurse! She’ll be looking after campers’ safety from morning till night (and even through the night!) to ensure they have the best summer ever at camp.

Florence Savard alias Pastille
Head Nurse

Pastille made her camp debut in 2018 as a nursing student. Not having had the chance to attend camp in her youth, Pastille immediately got the bug for this magical place. After graduating from college with a diploma in nursing, Pastille couldn’t stay away from camp for long, so she worked as a team leader in 2021, 2022 and 2023 on the nursing team. A graduate of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program at Université Laval (2020-2022), she will join the 2023-2024 management team as head nurse! She’ll be looking after campers’ safety from morning till night (and even through the night!) to ensure they have the best summer ever at camp.

Louis-Charles Perrault alias Luigi
Site and Facilities Manager

Since her first summer as a camper in 2011, Scooby-Doo has had the opportunity to flourish in a variety of roles at camp. These include counselor, counselor leader, program leader and programming coordinator. Always ready to discover and try new activities, Scooby-Doo is committed to ensuring that campers have a magical time during all camp activities. Currently in her third year of a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education and Preschool (2021-2025), she is determined to make camp Carowanis as incredible as possible.

Louis-Charles Perrault alias Luigi
Site and Facilities Manager

Since her first summer as a camper in 2011, Scooby-Doo has had the opportunity to flourish in a variety of roles at camp. These include counselor, counselor leader, program leader and programming coordinator. Always ready to discover and try new activities, Scooby-Doo is committed to ensuring that campers have a magical time during all camp activities. Currently in her third year of a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education and Preschool (2021-2025), she is determined to make camp Carowanis as incredible as possible.

Board of Directors

They have contributed to the development of the camp for our young diabetics!

President

Robert Barnes

M.D., Associate Director of the Pediatric Endocrinology Clinic, Montréal Children’s Hospital of the MUHC

Joseph Khouri

Treasurer

Joseph Khouri

C.P.A., C.A., Treasurer,
Levy Pilotte, LLP

Directors

Preetha Krishnamoorthy

Directrice Médicale

Preetha Krishnamoorthy

M.D., Medical Director Diabetes Clinic, Montréal Children’s Hospital,
Associate Professor and Director of Pediatric Education, McGill University

me Philippe Lelarge

Me Philippe Lelarge

Lawyer,
Gasco, Goodhue,
St-Germain, L.L.P.

Mélanie Henderson

M.D., Diabetes Clinic,
CHU Ste-Justine,
Assistant Clinical Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Université de Montréal

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