Staff Spotlight: Turner Adkins

Posted on June 27, 2018 at 6:00 am

Name: Turner Adkins

Age of T1D Diagnosis: 6 years old

How long have you been attending Camp Seale Harris? 13 or 14 years

Which camp programs are you working this summer? Junior and Senior Camp

Do you remember the first CSH program you attended? What was it like? I attended Fall Family Camp with my family.

Is there one year of camp that stands out among the rest? My last year as a camper.

What is the biggest change from your time as a camper to your role as a staff member? I have a lot more responsibility.

What is your favorite thing about being a Camp Seale Harris staff member? The fellowship between us.

What is your favorite activity at camp? Pool Party

What is your favorite camp song? Ronald McDonald

What is your favorite camp meal or snack? Anything Amanda does!

How is CSH helping you “live well” with diabetes? Camp Seale Harris helps reassure me that I am not alone and that I have a support system to lean on.

How has CSH helped to shape you into who you are today? Camp has helped me be more responsible with what I put into my body and how I live my life.

Interesting fact about you? Camp feels more like home than my house.