Ryan Grossman

RYAN GROSSMAN

Athletics Counselor

Ryan Grossman

TIC MD is excited to welcome Ryan back for his fifth year at TIC and second year on staff! He is a Statistics major at the University of Connecticut. When Ryan isn’t with us at camp, he enjoys studying the differences between llama and alpaca eating habits and their impact on Peruvian grass growth. His one life ambition is to drive the fourth float in the next Washington Capitals Stanley Cup champions parade.

Regina Nagan

REGINA NAGAN

Digital Arts Counselor

Regina Nagan

Regina loved her five years as a camper so much that she is returning for her fourth year as part of our TIC MD staff! She will be graduating in 2019 from Mount Holyoke College with a degree in Classics/Art History. Regina loves fencing, languages, baking, antiquating, costume design, studying, writing, and figure skating. In the future, she hopes to work as a librarian or a museum curator working with antiquities.

Thomas Corrigan

THOMAS CORRIGAN

Extended Day Supervisor

Nicknames: Tommy

Thomas Corrigan

TIC MD is excited to welcome Tommy back for his third summer as our Extended Day Supervisor! He graduated in 2005 with a degree in Digital Media Arts and is now working as a teacher. When Tommy isn’t with us making extended day super fun, he enjoys painting, music, soccer, cooking, and magic. In the future, he hopes to continue educating our youth and growing as a leader. Tommy hopes to become a principal in the near future. We’re rooting for you Principal Tommy!

Dan Morais

DAN MORAIS

Site Director

Dan Morais

TIC MD is excited to welcome Dan back for his 14th year with us! He graduated from the College of the Holy Cross in 2008. When Dan isn’t having fun at camp, he loves watching the World Cup, catching fireflies, and dancing like nobody’s watching. He hopes to find out who makes the best pupusas in D.C. and will be accepting recommendations all summer!

Camille Santiago

CAMILLE SANTIAGO

Jay’s Boss/Athletics Director

Nicknames: Camel

Camille Santiago

Camille is excited to be returning for her fourth summer at TIC MD and finally earning her TIC 4ever pin! When she isn’t practicing her skills as a master baker, she is a Psychology and Spanish double major at Emory College. In her free time, Camille loves hammocking in the trees, reading, frolicking in fields, and soaking in the sun. In the future, she hopes to become a world famous pancake flipper and a professional acrobat.

Elizabeth Contarino

ELIZABETH CONTARINO

3D Animation Counselor

Nicknames: Red

Elizabeth Contarino

Red is coming to us from Moorestown, New Jersey for her first year at TIC MD! She is an Animation and Visual Arts major at Bennington College. Red loves watching cartoons, supporting those who need it, activism, and music. When asked about her life ambitions, she said she hopes to help cut a major animated production, move around a lot to different cities, and own one black and one calico cat.

Shifra Ferziger

SHIFRA FERZIGER

Robotics Counselor

Shifra Ferziger

After a great three years as one of our campers, Shifra is joining us this summer as part of our TIC MD staff! After the summer, she will be starting her senior year at Northwood High School. She loves her dog Lumos (named after the spell in Harry Potter), computer programming, biking, and of course robotics! She hopes to spread nerd-ism to all man and woman kind and she wants to watch every Doctor Who episode ever made (all 840 of them!)

Ivan Williams

IVAN WILLIAMS

Athletics Counselor

Ivan Williams

Originally from Roseville, California, Ivan is back in action for his second summer as part of our TIC MD staff! He is a Physical Therapy major at Oakwood University. When asked about his hobbies and passions, Ivan said he is passionate about playing sports and ultimately helping the community become a better place. In the future, he hopes to become a physical therapist or go to medical school to become an orthopedic surgeon.

Gabi Epstein

GABI EPSTEIN

Athletics/Drama Counselor

Gabi Epstein

TIC MD is excited to welcome Gabi back for her seventh summer at TIC and second summer on staff! A Public Policy major at the University of Maryland College Park, she works as a community assistant at UMD during the school year. In her free time she loves singing, playing piano, writing music, practicing calligraphy, photography, playing sports, and spending time with her friends. In the future, she plans to go into education policy. “My main goal in life is to help people and to somehow leave the world a little bit better than when I got here. I feel that I can have the biggest impact through education policy.”

Noah Chopra-Khan

NOAH CHOPRA-KHAN

Programming Counselor

Noah Chopra-Khan

Noah is returning for his fifth summer at TIC MD this year, his second as a staff member! He is a Computer Science and Finance double major at Tufts University. Noah has a passion for exercise, wrestling, and enjoys spending his free time with his friends listening to music and talking about culture. He hopes to one day fund a scholarship that sends one child to college every year as well as buying a Tesla and driving it really fast. Drive safe Noah!