Echo Hill Camp was established in 1914. It is privately owned and operated by the Peter P. Rice, Jr, family. Peter has over 50 years of experience in the fields of camping and education at Echo Hill.
Peter is assisted by his wife, Libby, who is a registered nurse. Peter and Libby have three children who have each spent many summers at Echo Hill Camp. Their eldest daughter, Katie, is one of the Associate Directors. Julie, their middle child, is an Assistant Director and Waterfront Director during the camp season. Their youngest, Peter, is an Assistant Director and Director of Operations.
Peter is also joined by Associate Director, Penny Weintraub, and Business Manager & Camp Registrar, Annelieke Walbert. The summer of 2014 was Penny’s 40th and Annelieke’s 24th!
Peter is also the founder and director of the Echo Hill Outdoor School which is an environmental school located on the Echo Hill campus and operates throughout the calendar school year.