We are happy to announce the hiring of Martin Pio as our 2016 Ingersoll Scout Reservation Summer Camp Director.
Martin comes to us with a great deal of experience working with youth. He is a graduate of Western Illinois University with a degree in Education. He has seventeen years of experience as a teacher. Martin is currently a Special Education teacher with Peoria District 150 working at Peoria High School. He has previously worked as a teacher in Elmwood, Avon, and East Peoria. In his spare time, Martin is an assistant Swim Coach for Peoria High School. He volunteers for the Arthritis Foundation and the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Martin also volunteers with Troop 352 in Edwards as a committee member.
Some of his hobbies include traveling, camping and fishing and being a great dad. Martin and his wife, Heidi, are the proud parents of Seth (Eagle Scout), Christopher (Eagle Scout), and Paige.
During the 51st camping season at Ingersoll, Martin will be responsible for the management and programs of ISR Summer Camp operations. He will be responsible for the management of approximately 50 staff members.