Lee Bell, Executive Director, has a long and extensive history with our agency. He has been with our organization for over 11 years holding nearly every position within our agency including; Camp Counselor, Division Head, Administrative Supervisor of our After-School Programs, Co-Director of our Vacamas Day Camp, Conference Center Director, Director of Camping and most recently Director of Operations before this recent promotion.

Lee’s brings extensive amount of executive planning, administration, communications and marketing experience in both the public and private sector. His overall goals over the next several years through his direct leadership are to increase participation in all programs, develop a long-term organizational plan, enhance agency promotion and marketing, support and expand our after-school initiatives, expand the use of technology within the organization’s administration, drive revenue through camp, programs and conference, while most importantly reach out, communicate and grow our donor base, relationships with support agencies, and alumni within the area and throughout the globe.


Kristin Nevin, Director of Development, received a bachelor of science in Interior Design from Philadelphia University.  Before joining HI4Y, she was the Director of Development for the West Milford Police Athletic Association. Professionally trained and experienced in interior design, Kristin brings a sophisticated touch to special events fundraising and program development.  She is passionate about working for organizations dedicated to serving youth. As a lifelong resident of West Milford active in school and community affairs, Kristin has been able to engage local businesses and residents in support of the agency’s mission to serve young people through camp-oriented programs.