Episode 66: All About Tri-State with Allison Wittenberg and Samara Feinberg
We find out what Samara, Allie’s and Dave’s favourite moments are from conferences gone by, how Dave met his wife, who the 2019 key note speakers are, and more!
In this old school, hour long episode Allison & Samara give advice for first time attendees, returning attendees, vendors, and speakers. The also share a little bit of the conference’s history and what they’re most excited about for 2019.
What book would you recommend for other camp and or recreation professionals?
Samara – Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell
Allison – Dare to Lead by Brene Brown (or anything by Brene Brown)
What’s a word that has meaning for you professionally?
Samara – Community
Allison – Connection
What’s one piece of advice you have for an emerging camp/ rec professional?
Samara- Advocate for yourself
Allison – Reach out to someone who’s had an impact on you
What’s your favourite quote?
Samara – “Values = Choices = Consequences” – former camp director
Allison – “Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.” – Maya Angelou
How to reach Samara and Allison
Things we’re grateful for
Patti – Her health
Allison – Her camp experience
Samara – The impact camp has had on her life
Dave – That he’s been chosen as a 2019 Tri-State speaker
How to reach us
Patti: The Camp Nerd
Dave: Professor Dave