rick stevenson

Rick Stevenson has produced, written and/or directed 12 feature films and nearly 100 hours of television. HE has worked with Robert Redford, Hugh Grant, Christopher Plummer, Keifer Sutherland, Meg Ryan, Patrick Dempsey, Jennifer Connelly, and many others. He has created, hosted, directed, written and produced two television series (50 episodes) called Listen, Official Best of Fest Presents: The Best Films You've Never Seen, and a six part documentary called Millennials. He is the founder of The School Of Life Project which is now in 15 countries and features over 350 kids. Rick has won over 40 awards for his work in film, television and commercials. He holds a Doctorate from Oxford University, a Master's degree from The London School of Economics and a BA from Whitman. Rick shares life with his wife Julie and their ever growing family (Max & wife Whitney, Madeline, Leah & Oliver). 

core staff

MAX LOSEE

Camp Coordinator & Counselor

NED HOSFORD

Lead Counselor & Actor

KRIS ORLOWSKI

Music Director
Professional Musician, Seattle

WHITNEY LOSEE

Counselor/ Cook

KEVIN KLAR

Production Lead
Director, Emmy Award winner for "The Artist Toolbox"

JULIE STEVENSON

Head Cook

LAURA HOSFORD

 Counselor

BRIAN MACDONALD

Instructor
Screenwriter, Director, Author

JOHN JACOBSON

Instructor
Director, Producer, Writer, Emmy Award Winner for "The Artists Toolbox"

WARREN ETHEREDGE

Instructor
Film Analyst, Interviewer, Screenwriting Mentor & Writer

 

MENTORS, INSTRUCTORS & Guest speakers

MICHAEL HOFFMAN

Guest Speaker
Director & Producer of several films including Emperors Club, A Mid Summer Night's Dream, Restless Natives, Seattle

TOM SKERRITT

Guest Speaker
Professional Actor known for several roles, including Top Gun, A River Runs Through It, Seattle

DAVID RYAN HARRIS

Music Mentor
Professional Musician, LA

ANDY MAIER

Director of Photography
Director & Cinematographer for Belief Agency, Seattle

ANDREW FISHER

Director of Photography
Director of Short Films, Commercials & Music Videos, LA

JOHNNY VALENCIA

Director of Photography
Photographer & Videographer for clients including Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, Seattle

NOAH GUNDERSON

Music Mentor
Professional Musician, Seattle

PETER HORTON

Guest Speaker
Actor & Director, The Cure, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, The Babysitters Club, LA

MATT BISHOP

Music Mentor
Professional Musician, Front man for "Hey Marseilles", Seattle

CHRISTIAN LOUBEK

Advisory Board
Director of Commercials, Music Videos & Short Films, LA

CHRISTOPHER MCQUARRIE

Guest Speaker
Screenwriter, Director, Producer, Mission Impossible:Rogue Nation, Edge of Tomorrow, The Usual Suspects, LA

ROB MORROW

Guest Speaker
Professional Actor known best for his role in Northern Exposure, LA

NATE YACCINO

Music Mentor
Professional Sound Engineer / Mixer, Producer, Seattle

AUSTIN WILSON

Director of Photography
Directs Commercials, Music Videos clients including Amazon, Nissan, EA Sports, Seattle

DAVE ROLFE Guest Speaker Director of Production at BBDO, NY  

DAVE ROLFE

Guest Speaker
Director of Production at BBDO, NY
 

ETHAN SENEKER

Director of Photography, LA

SCOTTY CROWE

Actor/Counselor
Professional Actor, LA

ADAM McARTHUR

Director of Photography, Seattle