We bring in great ‘camp’ people who are school teachers, university instructors,
freelance musicians, nationally and internationally known conductors, performers and private studio teachers.

Some of our faculty have been working here for twenty years or more. More than half a dozen were staff and campers. Come meet our faculty!

Bruce Nashman

Director

Bruce has grown up at Camp Wahanowin and has been the Camp Director of both Wahanowin and NMC for over 30 years. He received a B.A from York University and...

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Larry Shields

Music Director & Jazz Coordinator

Larry has been playing professionally for over 35 years and has been an educator for 30. A Yamaha Education Artist, he has taught grade 5 beginners through to University and...

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Margot Northcott

Asst. Music Director & Staff Coordinator

Margot is a musician and educator based in London, Ontario. She began working at NMC in 2008 as music staff and is thrilled to take on the role of Assistant...

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Patti Nashman

Camp Director

Patti brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to camp from her career as a social worker and counselor. She obtained a B.A. and a B.S.W. from York University, a...

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Pete Thistlethwaite

Camp Director

Pete has been connected with Wahanowin and NMC since 1987 and a member of our fulltime team since 2000. He taught high school for ten years and is very experienced...

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Tan Robertson

Assistant Camp Director

Tan joined the Wahanowin/NMC team in 1991 after her second year at the University of Western Ontario. She is responsible for office administration, purchasing supplies and program support as well...

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