The Leadership Team...
The minds behind the mission.
PT, DPT, Ph.D
Tonya is a founding member of PA Vent Camp and has served the organization in many roles including Activities Director, Fundraising Chair, Board of Directors member, and most recently Executive Director.
Outside of camp, Tonya is a faculty member in the graduate school of physical therapy at Lebanon Valley College and is the Owner/Founder of TYM Coaching, a professional development and leadership coaching program.
Dr. Michael Dettorre
Medical Director & President of the Board
Dr. Mike has served as the Medical Director for PA Vent Camp since the mid-1990s. He oversees camp’s organizational structure and the medical status of each camper.
Outside of camp, Dr. Mike is the Director of the Home Ventilator Program for Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and is currently an Associate Professor in Pediatric Critical Care. He is also a Pediatric Intensivist at Shriners Hospital for Children in Philadelphia.
Robin has been an integral part of PA Vent Camp since the mid-1990s. She has served as a team leader and is presently the staffing director for PA Vent Camp. In this role, Robin recruits volunteers and coordinates all staffing needs for camp.
Robin is a pediatric nurse practitioner with the Pediatric Home Ventilator Program at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center.
Noelle has been volunteering at PA Vent Camp since 2000 but has been an active supporter of the camp since her parents helped start PA Vent Camp in 1993. As Activities Director, Noelle oversees the staff that plans and conducts the entertainment for the week of camp.
Noelle is a licensed speech-language pathologist. She has earned specialized competencies required to provide high quality Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) services to children with complex communication needs.