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General Questions & Customer Service

For general questions, customer service, or concerns about Cal Youth Programs & Camps:

Jeffrey Lambert, Customer Service Asst. Manager

Recreational Sports Facility (First Floor) – 2301 Bancroft Way  |  Berkeley, CA 94720

Email: camps@berkeley.edu  |  Phone Number: 510-643-2267

Leesa Berahovich, Operations Coordinator (GBRC/SCRA)

Golden Bears Recreation Center – 25 Sports Lane  |  Berkeley, CA 94720

Email: youth@berkeley.edu  |  Phone Number: 510-643-8023

Year-Round Youth Program Contacts

Head Coach:  Liz Lavin (Interim)

Golden Bears Recreation Center – 25 Sports Lane  |  Berkeley, CA 94720

Email: gbgym@berkeley.edu  |  Phone Number: 510-643-8023

Skateboarding Coordinator:  Sean O’loughlin

Golden Bears Recreation Center – Skateboarding Facility – 25 Sports Lane  |  Berkeley, CA 94720

Email: skate@berkeley.edu 

Cal Youth Archery Director:  Victor Chia

Golden Bears Recreation Center – Softball Field – 25 Sports Lane  |  Berkeley, CA 94720

Email: victor.chia@berkeley.edu 

Cal Youth Camps – Program Contacts

Program Staff Contact Information (Please note that the following emails may not be checked regularly between the months of September and March- direct urgent questions to: camps@berkeley.edu):

Seasonal Youth Camps Lead: Jalen Cobeen

Strawberry Canyon Recreation Area – 5 Centennial Way |  Berkeley, CA 94704

Email: scrayouth@berkeley.edu  |  Phone Number: 510-643-2477

Blue Camp Lead (Camp Director):  Jarrett-Tory Sanders

Golden Bears Recreation Center (Building 24) – 25 Sports Lane  |  Berkeley, CA 94720

Email: bluecamp@berkeley.edu  |  Phone Number: 510-643-2509

Explorer Camp Lead (Camp Director): Jalen Cobeen

Strawberry Canyon Recreation Area – 5 Centennial Way |  Berkeley, CA 94704

Email: explorer.camp@berkeley.edu  |  Phone Number: 510-643-2477

Cal Adventures Youth Programs Manager:  Lauren Gregory

Cal Adventures Director: Sam Johnson

UC Aquatic Center at Berkeley Marina – 124 University Ave  |  Berkeley, CA 94710

Email: laurengregory@berkeley.edu  |  Phone Number: 510-643-2509

Gold Leaders Program Lead:  TBA

Strawberry Canyon Recreation Area – 5 Centennial Way |  Berkeley, CA 94704

Email: youth@berkeley.edu 

UC Martial Arts Program Director:  Master Russell Ahn

Recreational Sports Facility (First Floor) – 2301 Bancroft Way  |  Berkeley, CA 94720

Email: ahnc@berkeley.edu 

Web:  https://ucmap.org/youth-program-summer-camps/

SST/Camps Inclusion Lead:  TBA

Golden Bears Recreation Center (Building 24) – 25 Sports Lane  |  Berkeley, CA 94720

Email: bluecampsocialskills@gmail.com  |  Phone Number: 510-643-2509

Please Forward all General Camp Questions and Concerns to:

Email: camps@berkeley.edu

Youth Programs Staff Contact Information

NameProgramPhoneEmail
Dave Leimsieder, Director, Youth ProgramsYouth Programs510-701-4288daveleimsieder@berkeley.edu
Nikita Kadam, Supervisor, GBRC/SCRAYear-Round Youth Programs510-643-8023nikitakadam10@berkeley.edu
Lauren Gregory, Youth Program ManagerCal Adventures510-643-2509laurengregory@berkeley.edu
Leesa Berahovich, Operations CoordinatorYear-Round Youth Programs510-643-8023youth@berkeley.edu 
Vinh Nguyen, Interim Program CoordinatorYear-Round Youth Programs510-643-8023youth@berkeley.edu

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