Articles by Melissa Fitzgerald

Melissa Fitzgerald

Melissa Fitzgerald is the director of Camp Highlander in Mills River, North Carolina. Her three children (Charlie, Carter and Catherine) each attend camp (or will, as Catherine is not yet even a year old!) and her husband, Bryan, is the director of boys camp. Melissa has been at Highlander since 2001 and considers it an extreme blessing to have the opportunity to positively impact the lives of so many campers and staff members each and every summer.  

Yes, Even My Kids Need Camp

Confessions of a Camp Director: Yes, Even My Kids Need Camp

When parents drop their campers off at camp, they see a well-oiled machine: the people, the facility, and the programs [...]
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