Meet Our Staff

Meet Our Staff

Keith VanDerzee

Keith VanDerzee

Executive Director

Keith arrived at Camp Mason in 2015, having previously directed YMCA resident camps and outdoor centers throughout New Jersey. Keith brings with him an energetic personality and a passion for YMCA camping. Keith lives with his wife and two children.


Anna Bilton

Summer Camp Director

Anna spent the 2013 summer as our Iroquois Village Leader and in January 2016 moved up to be our Summer Camp Director. She oversees all of our thriving summer camp, including programs and activities as well as our seasonal program staff. Anna is from Newbury, England and brings a great amount of energy and a love of the outdoors to her position.


Alison Fisk

Outdoor Center Director

As director of the Outdoor Center, Alison oversees the staff and programming for more than 8,000 visitors to Camp Mason throughout the year.

Tom O'Neill

Tom O’Neill

Summer Camp Program Director

Tom joined the Camp Mason team in early 2016 and will oversee the Summer Camp programs and staff.  Tom hails from Philadelphia, and spent his summers at camps in the Poconos.


Shani Kately


Shani is the first voice you hear when you call the camp, and knows the answers to almost every question about registering for all of our programs.


Erin Carbone

Business Manager

Erin joined our administrative staff in September 2012. Her main responsibility is to pay the bills and keep the lights on!


Bernie Sulzer

Facilities Director

Bernie rejoined the full-time staff here at Camp Mason in 2009, and manages the entire camp facility, as well as the staff who maintain it. They’re the reason the grass looks great, the hot water flows, and the roofs don’t leak!

MaryAnn Ledder

Food Service Director

MaryAnn joined us in 2012, and manages the kitchen and dining hall staff here at camp. She and her staff are responsible for the delicious camp cooking you find here all year long!

YMCA Camp Ralph S. Mason
23 Birch Ridge Road
Hardwick, NJ 07825
Phone: 908-362-8217
Fax: 908-362-5767
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