Sarah and Jeff Carter are the owners and directors of Rockbrook. Sarah began working at RBC in 1985 as a counselor and has served full-time as the Assistant Director. She holds a master’s degree in Elementary Education from Vanderbilt University, and has many years experience working with children and parents, both as a teacher and as an administrator. Jeff attended Davidson College, earned a master’s from Harvard University, and holds a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago. He began working at RBC in 1988 as a hiking and climbing guide, and now also directs the Castle Rock Institute, a college outdoor program associated with Rockbrook. Sarah and Jeff live in Brevard, North Carolina with their 11-year-old daughter Eva and their 7-year-old daughter Lily.
Rockbrook is a North Carolina Camp well known in the national summer camp movement. Since 1921, Rockbrook camp has enjoyed outstanding leadership. Our Directors, Sarah and Jeff Carter, each have more than 20 years experience at Rockbrook, and have together held most of the administrative positions at camp throughout their tenure. They are both educators and have taught children in pre-school, elementary, middle, high school, and college.
Jerry Stone is the Director Emeritus of the camp. He has been involved with Rockbrook since the 60′s and has worked in all aspects of the camping industry. Jerry is active in the local community, serving on the boards of many local charitable organizations. He is also an advisor to several national outdoor organizations and a member of a number of professional associations.
Among North Carolina camps Rockbrook is known for its leadership. Our senior staff members and directors have extensive experience in education, child development, and experiential programs. The majority of our seasonal staff have been associated with Rockbrook in the past, as either former campers or counselors. This experience, coupled with further orientation and training, help us provide an excellent camp staff.