Petra Cliffs Staff

Petra Cliffs is proud to have an amazing group of staff members and guides who are committed to improving the quality of our programs, experiences for participants, and the environments in which we play-- the indoor climbing center and outdoor locations.  Many of our staff members wear many hats and fulfill many different positions at Petra Cliffs. 

2022 SumMAT Camp Staff

Andrea Charest

Co-Owner & Guide

Steve Charest

Co-Owner & Guide

David Putnam

General Manager

GeneO Desideraggio

Head Routesetter, Coach & Naturalist

Erica Kamerzel

Youth Programs Manager & SumMAT Camp Director

Katie Alfin Johnson

Indoor Program Manager

Craig Morrill

Indoor Instruction Manager, Instructor & Coach

Demery Coppola


Reed Tyson

Guide & Routesetter

Kris Fiore

Team Coach & Routesetter 

Jasper Jarecki

Coach, Routesetter & Guide

Connor North

Front Desk Staff

Thal Kratzke

Routesetter & Boulder Guide

Wyatt Hackett

Front Desk Staff

Joe Packard

Front Desk Staff

Emily Calder

Camp & Youth Staff

Aidan Halloran

Front Desk & Routesetter

Dylan Thomas


Jack Templeton

Front Desk Staff & Youth Programs

Briana Heller

Front Desk Staff

Evan Kirk

Rock, Multi-Pitch, Routesetter

Ben Wolcott-Schickler

Coach & Front Desk

Noah Johnson

Camp Leader & Coach

Isaac Bernstein

Rock, Ice, Multi-Pitch