Why Work at Potomac?
Summer@Potomac is known for our experienced staff who make every day enriching, fun and special for our campers. Many of our Head Counselors have more than 10 years of classroom teaching experience and love summer camp! Most of our college-age or high school assistant counselors are Summer@Potomac alumni so they understand the importance of connecting with each and every camper.
Meet Our Year-Round Team
Interim Director of Auxiliary Programs
Shveta has been a member of the Potomac community for more than 6 years both as a parent and a staff member. She worked as a Human Resources Manager for the last 6 years before taking on the role of the Interim Director of Auxiliary Programs. Shveta oversees all auxiliary programs including ETC, After School Enrichment, Extended Day and Summer Camp Programs. She has many years of experience in the education field, ranging from teaching to managing after-school care and summer programs. She is excited to be part of an amazing team that makes summer and after school fun for children.
Phone: (703) 749-6380
Director of Summer Programs
Whitney joined The Potomac School community in 2021 with over 18 years of Auxiliary Programs experience. Prior to becoming a panther, Whitney worked as the Associate Director of Auxiliary Programs for eight years at Sidwell Friends School in Washington, DC and seven years as Director of Auxiliary Programs at The Langley School, in McLean, VA and three years as Director of Student Activities at Berkshire School. While she enjoys the variety auxiliary programs provide, summer camp has always been her favorite program! Where else can you dress up in costumes, sing camp songs and make new friends?
Auxiliary Programs Assistant, ETC Coordinator, and Director of Extended Day
Lisa has been a part of Potomac’s summer camp community for over 9 years, having first worked as a Head Counselor in our Day Camp Paws Program. She moved into a full-time school year position as Potomac’s ETC After School Enrichment Programs Coordinator and during the summer, is valuable member of our summer admin staff. Prior to coming to Potomac, Lisa was a resource coordinator for Fairfax County Schools. Lisa loves summer camp and is a camper at heart! Pirate Week is her favorite week of the summer. Ahoy!