Meet Our Staff

Bushy Hill Director

Glenn Paskiewicz started at Bushy Hill as a camper and went through the Teen Wilderness Survival Program. He volunteered during the summer as a teen and was on staff for the majority of his college summers. He graduated from Southern Connecticut State University with a BA in Studio Art. From 2012 – 2014 he worked at Bushy Hill Nature Center as the Head Wilderness Survival and Ancient Skills Instructor and the Teen Survival Camp Director. He then worked part-time while exploring art and entrepreneurship. He has also been a part of Two Coyotes Wilderness School and has helped with the Teen Rendezvous at The Art Of Mentoring.

Contact Glenn with questions about any of our programs!


Associate Director

Brendan Hylan is a graduate from Mount Ida College with a B.A. in Early Childhood Education. Brendan began working as a counselor at Bushy Hill in 2004 after attending camp here as a child. He has substituted for many schools along the shoreline, including teaching school program for Bushy Hill. In his spare time he enjoys coaching football and lacrosse.

Contact Brendan with questions about our Summer and Vacation Camps, Ropes Course and Birthday Parties!


Seedling Program Director
Farm and Animal Room Manager
Head Program Teacher

Georgia Male is a graduate from Unity College in 2017 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Captive Wildlife Care and Education. She volunteered at the Bushy Hill Farm while she was still in high school and began officially working with Bushy Hill as the Seedling head counselor in the summer of 2017. She loves animals and has raised three dogs for Guiding Eyes for the Blind and has spent years working with Common and Roseate Terns on the Great Gull Island Research Station. She hopes to use the farm to connect children back to nature and teach them life skills.

Contact Georgia with any questions about the Farm!