Camp Tecumseh Staff

Keith Kalish

Outdoor Education Leader/Nature Center Program Leader


Phone: 765-564-2898



Keith Kalish



Keith grew up in Belleville, Illinois, went to MacMurray College (Jacksonville, IL), got a degree in Religion and Psychology, attended Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary (Evanston, IL) and received an MA in Pastoral Care and Counseling.


In Outdoor Education Keith works with school groups, oversees the animals in the Nature Center, assists with the program supplies, and works with the Outdoor Education Director. During Summer Camp, Keith assists with sleep out areas and supplies, the float trips, trail maintenance, and assists the Lake Village Directors.


Keith has a passion for the great outdoors, especially tent camping, hiking trails at state or national parks, and campfire dinners. Keith plans on camping out in all 50 states. Keith has been found playing with puppets and handling snakes. Keith is a Certified Interpretive Guide with the National Association for Interpretation.