Staff Profiles: Waterfront


Jun Yamaguchi


Yokosuka City, Japan
Jun joins us at Lindenmere for his fifth summer, filled with excitement and passion to be the department head of our waterfront program, once again. Jun has been an avid swimmer from a young age and not only has he competed in triathlons at the amateur elite level, but he has also coached prestigious swim programs at the collegiate level all over the country. Jun’s diverse background as a swimmer and instructor ensures our campers will be able to improve their skill set, have fun in the sun and stay safe while swimming at the pool and playing down at the lake. Jun’s positive energy and love for working with children make him a great leader and asset to our team. Welcome back!


Hailey Nettler

Westfield, NJ
This is Hailey’s 7th summer at camp but her first summer on staff with us. A skilled swimmer, Hailey will join us this summer as a Lifeguard. Hailey has been lifeguarding since 2016 and has swam competitively since she was eight years old. While she was in high school, Hailey was a swim instructor for kids ages 5-15, of all different skill levels. A former Lindenmere camper, Hailey loves being at camp and can’t wait to watch our campers make the same kind of wonderful memories she made as a child. Welcome back to camp, Hailey!


Eric Jordan

Quakertown, PA
This is Eric’s second summer at Lindenmere, and he is a skilled swimmer who will be part of our Waterfront team. Eric has worked as both a lifeguard and a swim coach and has been a part of several swim teams, as well. Eric enjoys working with children and looks forward to coaching our campers to be the strongest swimmers they can be. Welcome back to camp, Eric!


Francesca Riddler

Cambridgeshire, UK
This is Francesca’s first summer her at Lindenmere and she will be one of our lifeguards, keeping a close eye on our campers. A skilled swimmer, Francesca is excited to watch our campers splash around and become even better swimmers than they were when they arrived at camp. Francesca also loves to dance and is an aerial performer, in fact, that was her major during her time at Edge Hill University in Ormskirk, England. Francesca has a fun and happy personality, and she fits right into to camp life. So happy to have Francesca with us for the summer!

Tom Patching

Lake Worth, FL
This will be Tom’s second summer at Lindenmere, and he can’t wait to spend his days by the lake, once again. Tom loves to spend time kayaking on the open ocean or on the river and he’s also an avid fisherman. He’s been deep sea fishing since he was seven years old and it is one of his favorite hobbies. As a former day camp counselor, Tom has experience working with kids and loves to be around them. He has also spent time as a basketball coach, teaching kids how to develop their skills, while also having fun. He looks forward to sharing his passion for water sports with the kids this summer at camp. Welcome back, Tom!


Harley Fawcett

Cleveland, UK
Joining us as a fishing counselor, Harley is excited to come to camp for the first time this summer. A skilled fisherman, Harley first learned to fish as a young boy. He has spent time both sea and lake fishing and has participated in two lake fishing competitions. He is looking forward to spending his days out on the lake, seeing what everyone will catch next! A natural with children, Harley will be a positive addition to our staff. We are so happy to have you here, Harley!

Grace Morgan

Los Angeles, CA
This is Grace’s first summer at Camp Lindenmere and she will join us at the pool as one of our lifeguards. An avid swimmer herself, Grace can’t wait to spend her days at the pool, safely and responsibly watching over the kids. During the year, Grace studies communications and political science at the University of California in Los Angeles. Grace also loves being around children and making a difference in their lives and we are happy to have her here this summer. Welcome!