Education Director | YMCA Camp Ernst
Dr. Cole Perry completed a doctorate in human and community development at the University of Illinois. Cole’s academic expertise is in youth programs, and camps specifically. Cole’s research has followed two tracks: the first covering positive psychology of camp programs and the second on how race, gender, and sexuality shape the camp experience. In the summer, Cole works with staff leadership at YMCA Camp Ernst near Cincinnati. Cole has spent 28 lovely summers at Ernst.