Role Models

    Share time in the water with true role models. Ocean Staff are experts in the water & responsible on land.


    Mission Statement:

    “To cultivate the ultimate environment for teaching and learning the practices and values of the surf and ocean lifestyle.”

    That means building a world class team of ocean-minded role models for participants, and a stellar support staff to help make the entire operation run smoothly.

    Do you have what it takes to be a part of the team?

    check out our current opportunities

    The Staff

    Get to know the faces of Summertime... Over a decade strong, the community keeps growing year after year.

    Brendan “BTIGHE” Tighe

    Manager - Kid's Surf Camp, Point Pleasant Beach

    Marilyn McGrath

    S.U.P. Kids Camp Manager + Instructor

    Rob Caldera

    Kids Surf Camp Manager - Bradley Beach

    Peter Rinaldi

    Surf Instructor & Handyman

    Lucas Netchert

    S.U.P. Instructor

    Dylon O’Donnell

    Camp Counselor & Handyman

    Tyler Redy

    Manager, Grom Team Coach, Instructor

    Abby Redy

    Surf Camp Instructor

    Shaun McGrath

    Founder & Creative Director

    Jess Kwiesinski

    Girls Grom Team Coach, Camp Counselor, Instructor


    Team Mascot

    Eric McMahon

    Camp Counselor & Instructor

    Bryan Foley

    Instructor & Camp Counselor

    Jeff Hoffman

    Manager - Kid's Surf Camp Bradley Beach

    Todd Hundley

    Instructor & Insurance Bro

    Drew Squicciarini

    Surf & S.U.P. Camp Counselor, Instructor

    Bailey Redy

    Instructor & Camp Counselor

    JD LaCarrubba

    Manager - Kids Surf Camp, Belmar

    Sandy Hall

    S.U.P. instructor & Yogi

    Rachael Wagner

    Camp Counselor

    Chris Kinsel

    Camp Counselor & Staff Photographer

    John Barrett

    Surf Instructor

    Brad Squicciarini

    Instructor & Camp Counselor

    Matt “Poncho” King

    Camp Counselor & Instructor

    Morgan Stierman

    Asbury Park Kids Camp Manager

    Donna Fortney

    Women's Surf Weekend Host & Full time Grom Mom

    Jason Baggit

    Instructor & Camp Counselor

    Samantha Osso 

    Office Administrator & Boardwalk Staff

    Thomas “Wolfe” Wolfmuller

    Manager - Belmar Kids Surf Camp & Instructor

    Shane Fitzgerald

    Camp Counselor & Instructor

    Marissa “MD” DiNapolli

    Instructor & Camp Counselor

    Colin “C-MAC” McNamara

    Master Instructor, Camp Counselor & Commentator in Chief

    Nikki Aufiero

    Resident Yogi

    Steven “Sterv” Razey

    Instructor & Camp Counselor

    Casey Kwiesinski

    Girls Grom Team Coach

    Sydney Osso

    Resident Artist & Boardwalk Staff

    Dennis Crowley

    Instructor, Camp Counselor, & Office Intern

    Kerry O’Neill

    S.U.P. Instructor, Camp Counselor, Paddle Group Manager

    Kenny Noto

    Camp Counselor & Instructor

    Olivia Kenney

    Boardwalk Staff & Photographer

    Brett “Yogaman” Lehr

    Instructor & Resident Yogi

    Curran Fallon

    Surf & S.U.P. Jedi

    Sammy Pwela

    Office Administrator & Boardwalk Staff

    Gil Olsen

    Systems Development

    Jeynner Granados

    Instructor and Grom Team Coach