Meet Our Permanent Staff
Director of Risk Management
Thomas Zimmer, PhD. has been working in Outdoor Education for over 15 years. Since graduating with his bachelor degrees in Outdoor Leadership and Business he has been an outdoor instructor/guide around the country, an owner of 3 businesses, a director of an outdoor boarding school, and a college professor. After receiving his PhD at the University of Utah he was a professor of Recreation and Outdoor Education at Western State College of Colorado and currently is an Assistant Professor of Leadership and Outdoor Education at Wyoming Catholic College in Lander, Wyoming. He has been running Catholic oriented outdoor trips since the late 90's and is dedicated to the safety and spiritual growth fostered through the outdoor activities at Camp Wojtyla.
Keenan Fitzpatrick joined staff with Camp Wojtyla after graduation from the University of Colorado-Boulder in 2013 with a B.A. in Spanish Literature. While serving as the Director of Development, he doubles as an extremely talented videographer and photographer, bringing our incredible mission to life through our acclaimed photos and videos.
Colleen Clyncke is a new addition to our full-time staff from George Mason University in Virginia with a B.A in Integrative Studies with a Focus in Elementary Education and a Minor in Childhood Studies. She has been a kindergarten teacher in Maryland and Colorado in the past few years and recently married a Camp Wojtyla Alum, Shaun Clyncke. She now uses her organizational skills to act as Parent Liaison and Registrar.