North Star Camp for Boys

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Staff Spotlight: Micah Jona

Micah Jona is returning for his 10th summer at North Star. Micah just finished his senior year at New Trier Township High School in Winnetka, IL, and this fall he will be a freshman at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. There Micah will be studying business and computer science. At camp, he instructs tennis, disc golf, waterskiing, and other land sports.

More about Micah

If you wrote an autobiography, what would the title be?

Micah Jona: By the Numbers

What TV show or movie are you ashamed to admit that you love?

Gilmore Girls.

Where is your favorite spot at camp?

The health center porch during evening program (especially while sitting in the rocking chairs). 

What is your dream vacation?

Bora Bora.

If you had a super hero power, what would it be?

To fly. 

If you could witness any historical event, what would you want to see?

Martin Luther King Jr's “I have a dream” speech. 

What is your favorite quote from a movie?

“Check out the big brain on Brad.”

What's your favorite restaurant in the Hayward area?

Robin’s Nest. 

What is your hidden talent?

I have a very good memory when it comes to numbers/statistics. 

What advice would you give to someone coming to North Star for the first time?

Don’t be afraid to put yourself out there and try to make friends. 

Share one notable camp memory:

Completing the final paddle of the Canadian.