Amanda Farris, BSc. M.B.A. 

Owner & Founder

Amanda Farris is the director and founder of Medics Camp.  Amanda worked in hospitals and clinical settings for over 8 years and has degrees in environmental medicine, health science, and holds an MBA in technology management.  She also has taken graduate level courses at Johns Hopkins University in health policy and healthcare informatics.

When camp is not in session,  Amanda owns and operates HELPgta, a Red Cross training partner.   She teaches First Aid & CPR onsite at workplaces and to sports teams, coaches and community groups as well as youth courses such as babysitting and home alone. She has previously taught workshops for Scientists in School and has over 20 years of experience in the healthcare field.  Amanda loves sharing her passion for science and medicine by providing children with a unique camp experience that is fun, engaging and educational. 

Amanda is actively involved in her community.  She serves as the co-executive director of the Newmarket Minor Softball Association and her business is a placement site for the YRDSB co-op program. 


The Team

We are pleased to have these amazing co-op students working with us this semester.  They each bring a unique skill set to our organization and will surely be leaders in their field.

Sofia Bruno

Marketing Manager Assistant

Sarah Kamalia

Program Manager Assistant

Celine Tamadon

Program Manager Assistant