Our Staff


Flip Shulman, Executive Director

Flip has been involved in weight loss camping since 1976, and has literally grown up in camping. Flip was an executive director of the former Weight Watchers Camps. He spends his entire fall, winter, and spring developing the Camp Pennbrook program to ensure that your daughter experiences a happy, slimming, and meaningful summer at camp. He is a long standing member of the American Camping Association. Flip received his B.B.A. from Hofstra University in Management/Marketing & Accounting.



Tori Kuebler, Registered Dietitian

It is Tori’s 3rd year serving as

tori camp dietitian! She is now working as a dietitian at a hospital in Allentown, PA. During the summer she will facilitates RAP sessions, oversee foodservice & weekly weigh-ins, and provide one-to-one counseling sessions for the girls. Tori received her BS in Nutrition with a minor in Communications from Cedar Crest College in Allentown, PA and completed her dietetic internship through the College of Saint Elizabeth in Morristown, NJ. She is now a credentialed Registered Dietitian Nutritionist working in the South Jersey area in Community Nutrition. She believes in an overall wellness approach to nutrition to leading to a healthier, happier long-term lifestyle.


Nikki Ruane, Associate Director

Nikki will be returning to Camp Pennbrook for her sixth summer this year. Nikki has been a counselor, group leader and this summer associate director. . She graduated from Brooklyn College last fall with a degree in Elementary Education and Children and Youth Studies. During the school year, Nikki teaches first and second grade in East New York, Brooklyn. She has also lost 100lbs herself and understand how much work goes into maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Nikki has loved working with the girls of Camp Pennbrook, and she eagerly looks forward to helping your daughter have the greatest summer of her life.


Katie Hoover, Teens (Age 12-13)

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This will be Katie’s fifth summer at Camp Pennbrook. She started as a camper in 2010 and returned as a Teen’s Counselor in 2015. She is currently a junior at Saint Joseph’s University, majoring in Communications with a minor in Marketing. She has a true passion and commitment for working with your daughters, helping them meet their goals and make healthy lifestyle changes while having fun!




Alyssa Granger, Debs (Age 14-15)

Alyssa has been working in the Pennbrook family for 3 yearsunnamed and she attended camp as a camper also. Alyssa attained her EMS certification in the Spring of 2016 and worked as the weekend nurse last summer. She also held the position of camp tutor and Debs assistant group leader. Alyssa is currently in her junior year at Boston College studying psychology on a pre-medical track. Alyssa loves working with the girls and seeing them grow over their time at camp and can’t wait to get to know your daughter as well!





Cindy Argow, Camp Administrator 

fullsizerenderCindy will be returning to Camp Pennbrook for her second year. Cindy is a native Floridian and has 3 daughters. She graduated from Florida State University with a degree in Elementary Education. During the school year, Cindy teaches Pre-K in North Miami Beach. While your daughter is at camp, Cindy serves as liaison between the camp staff, nurses and camp directors in coordinating logistics for doctor visits, airport pickups and shopping. Cindy is always around to speak with your daughter.


Margaux Babalian, Head Counselor

This will be Margaux’s sixth year working with Camp Pennbrook. She began as a general counselor in 2012 and was a Teens group leader from 2013-2015. Margaux earned her bachelors in Social Work from Florida State University and her Master’s from University of Georgia. She currently works full time as a social worker in Athens, GA and is working on her licensure. Margaux cannot seem to stay away from camp and always makes time to come back in some capacity. She loves camp, the campers, and the atmosphere and is passionate about working with your daughter to understand what it means to lead a healthy lifestyle while having a fun-filled summer!!


Lauren Rappeport, Support Session Leader

Camp Pennbrook is very excited to welcome back Lauren Rappeport. She was a camper as well as a counselor and now she will be running our support sessions. She has her Bachelors in Psychology from SUNY Albany and has double Masters of Education in Counseling as well as a Masters of Art in Counseling from Columbia University Teachers College. Currently she works full time as a school guidance counselor in Brooklyn, NY.


Anna Leach, Group Leader Seniors

This will be Anna’s 4th summer at Camp Pennbrook. She acquired a Business Administration degree at Aquinas College in Nashville, TN. She’s friendly, kind, and a southern sweetheart who can’t wait to make your summer one to remember!