Bria "Disney" Cartwright - Executive Director

Bria has been a part of the YMCA since the age of 5 and her career with the Y began right out of college. She found her true calling and moved into camping full-time in 2006, serving as VP/Executive Director of the camps of the YMCA of the East Bay - Ravencliff, Loma Mar and Arroyo - in Northern California. At camp she goes by the camp name “Disney” and can be found singing camp songs, making a tie dye or enjoying time with staff and campers. Bria is excited to be up in the gorgeous Pacific Northwest and part of the Camp Colman team!

Daniel "Shibby" Alpers - Summer Program Director

Daniel grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area of California and started his camp journey as a camper at the age of 11, and since then has been a Teen Leader, Counselor, Teen Leader Director, Assistant Director, Operations Director, and most recently a Program Director for the past 5 years in charge of 2 summer camp programs for YMCA of the East Bay in Northern California. His favorite thing about camp is being able to dress up in a silly costume and sing at the top of his lungs. Daniel is excited to  be a part of all the Camp Colman magic!

Connie Fechner - Food Service Director

Connie has been Camp Colman’s Food Service Director since 2002. Connie has a passion for mentoring local teens from the key peninsula and teaching them cooking skills as well as life skills at camp. Connie enjoys being creative with the menu for schools and groups and works hard to cater to guest and staff needs. She looks forward to continuing her work here at Colman and she is excited to see camp grow as a whole in the coming years! Fun Fact: Connie and her husband Jeff got married on Colman’s beach in 2008!