Our Team

Administrative Team

Sarah 

President and Founder

Sarah has a Bachelor of Science from the University of Guelph with a focus in Mathematics, Physics, and Studio Arts and a Bachelor of Education from Queen's University.

With 9 years of experience running STEM outreach programs/camps, she loves what she does and teaching has always been a passion of hers. Sarah's favourite part about teaching/ training is building confidence and excitement in others and being a part of that moment when someone overcomes a challenge.

Julianna

Admin Assistant

This is Julianna's third year managing camp and she is excited to make another memorable summer! She is studying Concurrent Education in St. Catharines. She adores anything involving the arts and kids! Julianna is looking forward to this new learning opportunity and meeting everyone!

Mount Forest Team (2024)

Hartley

Camp Manager

I have been involved in Life Gears for 4 years now starting off as a participant, then a volunteer and now a staff member. In my free time I am a part of Girl Guides, love to bake and of course explore everything STEM! The majority of my work will be done in the Wellington North area. I can’t wait to continue to meet new friends and teach youth all about the fabtastic world of STEM!

Haley

Camp Leader

I am a student heading into my first year at the University of Waterloo, where I will be studying my undergraduate degree in Astrophysics. This is my first summer working with Life Gears Academy and I am thrilled to have the opportunity to shape the minds of my community's youth! I love the world of STEM and I'm excited to help others discover how amazing it can be! 

Guelph Team (2024)

Ganesh

Camp Leader

Ganesh is a grade 11 student attending CCVI. He enjoys helping and working with kids. In his free time he; likes to play games, go outside, and play with his friends. He hopes to help other people out as well as meeting new people. 

Mia

Camp Leader

Mia is a highschool student attending Centennial and has attended this camp in past years. She plans to further explore computer science, digital design and environmental sciences. They enjoy working on art projects in their free time, as well as learning about nature. Mia is eager to meet new people and help campers feel comfortable while having fun! 

Isabel

Camp Leader

Isabel is a third-year student at Brock University, studying concurrent education. She is excited to further her experience working with children, and hopefully making a difference! This is her first year working at a camp, and Isabel is excited to explore child education, aid, and the field of STEM. 

Past Team Members

A huge thank you to all of the caring, enthusiastic and wonderful teammates that we have had over the years!

Gouri

Meher

Hanna

Emily

Pidge

Robyn

Julian

Kendell

Abbey

Alex

Kalista

Hailey

Megan

Kyle

Katie

Alison

Carling

Caroline

Owyn

Pacey

Louisa

Kevin