Anne Ellen Gipson is the Head Counselor for the Sharks. Anne is an accomplished and experienced Master Level Certified Counselor with diversified experience in therapy and social services for adults, adolescents and disadvantaged populations. She currently holds certifications as a Licensed Clinical Practical Counselor, LCPC, and Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor. She also has special interests in fitness – planks, pilates, yoga, visual imagery, music, writing, and SPORTS – GO BEARS! Anne also volunteers her time with the Salvation Army during the holidays. Anne has memories of attending camp during a challenging time in her younger life and she recalls that they are some of her fondest memories to this day and became a huge part in the development of her personality, character, spirit, and values. She hopes to have a similar impact on the youth that she will be teamed with. Anne is CPR and First aid Certified.