North Star Camp for Boys

Monday, May 12, 2014

Staff Spotlight - Noah Broutman

Noah Winkelman Broutman returns from Highland Park Illinois for his 6th summer at North Star.  He'll join our staff as a Counselor in Training. Noah is a sophomore at Deerfield High School, where he is on the bowling team and takes part in woodworking, graphic design and soon marketing.  Noah loves to play sports with friends. 

At camp, you'll find Noah instructing riflery and tennis. We're excited to have him join the North Star Staff.

More about Noah

If you were stranded on a deserted island, what are three things you'd bring?
- A fun bug to escape with, sea creatures to power my fun bug and a fishing rod to hold food in front of the creatures faces for motivation

Favorite special program at camp
- Friday Night Services

Your favorite TV or movie character
- The Doctor from Doctor Who

Your best memory of camp.
- The Canadian, Pine-Manor year

Favorite Sports Teams
- New Orleans Saints

What would you choose for your last meal?
- Spaghetti

If you could be any animal, what would you be?
- Pink Fairy Armadillo...look it up...perfect mix of cuteness, toughness and awesomeness

Your two favorite books
- Pendragon Series and the Merchant of Venice

A secret hobby or skill that you have?
- Hula-hooping and memorizing useless facts

How has camp impacted you?
- Growing up with the same group of boys every summer has had a huge impact on me.  I have learned responsibility and how it is vital to put others before yourself in order to accomplish any task at hand.  I hope to demonstrate this to campers this summer.