Famous Alumni


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Foster Kamer

Kamer is an American writer and editor. He is a Senior Editor at Complex Magazine and has written for Blackbook Magazine as an assistant editorGawker as a weekend editor, and The Village Voice.

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Gabe Kaplan
Actor/Comedian/Professional Poker Player Camp Sussex, New Jersey

Kaplan is an American comedian, actor, poker commentator, and professional poker player. He is best known for his role as Gabriel “Gabe” Kotter in the 1970s sitcom, Welcome Back, Kotter, but he has become more visible in recent years as a poker player and commentator.

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Myq Kaplan

Kaplan is an American stand-up comedian.

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Bruce Katzman

Katzman is an American actor who is best known for Middle of Nowhere, Gridiron Gang and Black Rain. He first performed as a ventriloquist dummy on the knee of his older brother in a Camp Baco talent show when he was five.

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Marta Kauffman
TV Producer Camp Ramah, Poconos

Kauffman is an American writer and TV producer, best known as the co-creator of the popular sitcom Friends, alongside David Crane.

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Garrison Keillor
Radio Host/Writer YMCA Camp Warren, Minnesota

Keillor is an American author, storyteller, humorist, and radio personality. He is known as host of the Minnesota Public Radio show A Prairie Home Companion. He worked as a dishwasher at Camp Warren.

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Max Kellerman
Sports Radio Host Camp Kinderland, Massachusetts

Kellerman is an American boxing commentator and sports talk radio host based in Los Angeles.

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Jewel Kilcher

Kilcher, professionally known as Jewel, is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, producer, actress, and poet. She has received four Grammy Award nominations and has sold over 27 million albums worldwide.

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Kostya Kimlat

Kimlat is the official magician of the Orland Magic NBA team and the CEO of See Magic Live. At 23, he was the youngest magician to ever appear on the cover of Magic Magazine. He attend Camp J and was a counselor when it was known as Andrew Hansen Mandell Summer Camp.

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Larry King
Radio and Television Host Surprise Lake Camp, New York

King is an American television and radio host whose work has been recognized with awards including two Peabodys and ten Cable ACE Awards.

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Julie Klausner
Comedian/Writer/Podcaster Camp Scatico, New York

Klausner is a New York City-based author, podcaster, and comedy writer-performer. She appeared in the Camp MTV special filmed at Camp Scatico.

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Jeremy Kleiner

Kleiner and his fellow producers won an Academy Award for Best Picture for the 2013 film 12 Years a Slave.

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Jeffrey Kluger
Writer/Author Camp Comet, Pennsylvania

Kluger is a senior writer at TIME Magazine and author of several books on science topics, such as Simplexity (2008); Splendid Solution: Jonas Salk and the Conquest of Polio (2005); Journey Beyond Selene (1999); and Lost Moon: The Perilous Voyage of Apollo 13 (1994), which was the basis for Ron Howard‘s film Apollo 13 (1995).

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Ezra Koenig
Singer and Guitarist in Vampire Weekend Buck’s Rock Performing Arts Camp, Connecticut

Koenig is an American musician, singer and songwriter. He is the lead singer and guitarist of the indie rock band Vampire Weekend.

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Julian Koenig

Koenig is an award winning copywriter and widely considered one of the greatest in the history of advertising. He was inducted into The One Club Creative Hall of Fame in 1966.

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Tony Kornheiser
Sportswriter/Radio Host/Television Host Camp Keeyumah, Pennsylvania

Kornheiser is an American sportswriter and former columnist for The Washington Post, as well as a radio and television talk show host. Kornheiser has hosted The Tony Kornheiser Show on radio in various forms since 1992, co-hosts Pardon the Interruption on ESPN since 2001 with Michael Wilbon, and served as an analyst for ESPN’s Monday Night Football from 2006-2008.

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Sandy Koufax

Koufax is a retired American baseball player. A left-handedpitcher, he played his entire Major League Baseball career for the Brooklyn/Los Angeles Dodgers, from 1955 to 1966. He retired at the peak of his career, and in 1972 became the youngest player ever elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame, aged 36 years and 20 days.

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Robert Kraft
Businessman/Sports Owner Camp Androscoggin, Maine

Kraft is an American business magnate. He is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Kraft Group, a diversified holding company with assets in paper and packaging, sports and entertainment, real estate development and a private equity portfolio. His sports holdings include the National Football League‘s New England Patriots and Major League Soccer‘s New England Revolution, and Gillette Stadium.

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Ruth Krauss
Writer/Poet Camp Walden, Maine

Krauss was an American writer of children’s books, including The Carrot Seed, and of theatrical poems for adult readers.

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Nick Kroll
Actor/Comedian Camp Wildwood, Maine

Kroll is an American actor, voice actor, screenwriter, producer, and comedian. He is best known for his role as Rodney Ruxin on The League and his own Comedy Central program, Kroll Show.

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Damian Kulash
Lead guitarist for OK Go Interlochen Arts Camp, Michigan

Kulash is the lead singer and guitarist for Chicago-based rock band OK Go. He met bandmate Tim Nordwind at camp.