Our Staff

Learn about the team that makes Camp Kasota West happen!

Our staff consists of a Camp Manager, Program Coordinators, an On-Site Medic, Counselors, as well as certified Canoe/Kayak instructors, Lifeguards and Archery instructors. Below is our management team for the summer of 2022! These are the individuals who you'll interact with when receiving a call, message, or email from Camp Kasota West.

Gary and Kathy Koehler

Camp Managers

Gary and Kathy have been involved with Camp Kasota West for over 20 years, and have both been active members of the Alberta and Canadian Camping Associations. On three occasions, Gary and Kathy have been honored by the ACA for their work.

Spencer (Talon)

Program Coordinator

Spencer has been working at camp for 8 years, 4 of which were in a management position as Program Coordinator. Over the past two years, Spencer has overseen the execution of Camp Kasota Wests online program, and he joins us once more this summer as a Program Coordinator alongside Peter.

Peter (Wallaby)

Program Coordinator

Currently working as a teacher, Peter has been working at Camp Kasota West for 10 years, 6 of which were in a management position. Peter has joined us for summer of 2022 as a program coordinator for the summer, overseeing training, staff on-site and general day to day camp needs.

Riley (Crush)


Riley has been working at camp for 7 years and been the medic for 3 of them. She has been a lifeguard on staff since she started working at CKW, and recently has graduated to become a Licensed Practical Nurse. Riley joins us once again for the Summer of 2022 as our on-site medic and healthcare provider!