Camp Director

Bill Stevens, Camp Big Canoe Director

Bill Stevens

Bill Stevens had been the Director at Camp Big Canoe since 1998. Before Big Canoe, Bill worked with The Easter Seals Society as Regional Manager and Provincial Manager of their Camping Department from 1994-1997, and with Camp Kee Mo Kee as Director and Program Director from 1987-1990.

Bill is a member of the Society of Camp Directors and a Standards Visitor for the Ontario Camps Association. Over the years, he’s held various positions on the Board of Directors of the Ontario Camps Association, including Chair of the Membership Committee and Chair of the Abuse Protocol Task Force. Bill was a member of the United Church’s Task Group on Camping and Camp Sustainability Task Group. He regularly attends the United Church National Camping Consultation and the TRISTATE Conference of the American Camping Association.

In 2008, Bill Stevens was awarded the United Church of Canada’s Camping Award for his dedication and contributions to the camping community, as well as his unparallelled sense of fun! In January 2017, Bill received an Honourary Lifetime Membership from the Ontario Camps Association in recognition of his long-term contribution to camping.