Administration

Shanelle Lambert-Rauh
Shanelle Lambert-RauhExecutive Director
Shanelle is the general camp director and supports the camp in the areas of programming, staff development and helping each camper have a quality experience. This will be her 14th summer at Whippoorwill and 10th as executive director. Shanelle worked at Disney World in Entertainment and was really good friends with Mickey and Minnie! Read Shanelle’s Welcome from the Director letter.
Holly Fahy
Holly FahyBear Cubs Director
Holly has been at Whippoorwill for three summers, and this will be her first summer as a director. She is graduating from UT Knoxville in May with a degree in Journalism and English. She plans to begin graduate school in the fall to pursue library science. She enjoys cuddling with her three dogs, reading, and going for hikes through the woods. Her favorite camp activities are creek hikes, archery, and trail hikes. She can’t wait to spend another amazing summer at camp.
Abi Yann
Abi YannLog Cabin Director
This is Abi’s sixth year at Whippoorwill and she is so excited for another summer of fun! Abi graduated from Mississippi State University with a degree in Education and is back in Nashville teaching 8th grade history. She enjoys her time off crafting and playing with her black lab, Wendy Lou, and snuggling her new kitten, Louie! Her favorite camp activity is going on a creek hike and she can’t wait to share Whippoorwill with you!
Marlon Major-RicksTeepee Director
Marlon’s bio and photo are coming soon!
Kate Brison
Kate BrisonDirector of Business and Client Services
Kate is a graduate of East Tennessee State University and a Middle TN native. This is Kate’s eighth year at Whippoorwill. When she is not busy running things in the camp office, she can be found playing with her French Bulldog, Francis, spending time with family and traveling to exciting new places with her husband, Todd. Kate is the friendly voice behind the phone!
Shelia Brown
Shelia BrownCamp Nurse
Shelia has been a registered nurse for over 10 years and currently works as a school nurse for Centennial Elementary School in Dickson. She loves hanging out with her husband Ben and daughter Charlotte. Together, they love being outside, exploring, and taking new adventures. Shelia attended a summer camp for 7 years as a child and LOVED it. She looks forward to her third year at Camp Whippoorwill!
Henry Murrey
Henry MurreyBusiness Manager
Henry helps maintain the camp’s infrastructure and works with financials. He says: “It’s all about the kids!”
Gill Murrey
Gill MurreyCamp Assistant
Gill pitches in with all areas of camp: shopping, gardening, raking hydrilla, and helping out wherever needed. She grew up on the farm and, after a career in communications, headed back to the country!