John Giroir – Director
John serves in his third year as Director of the National Youth Science Camp. Prior to joining the NYSCamp as Director, John was the President and CEO of the YMCA of Kanawha Valley in Charleston, WV. When not investing his time in his work with the National Youth Science Foundation, he volunteers/consults with local non-profits. John’s interests include tennis, collecting unusual chess sets and card games. He earned his Master of Science degree from West Virginia University and his Bachelor of Arts from West Virginia State University. John is an Eagle Scout and was a Louisiana delegate to the NYSCamp in 1989 and this will be his ninth year on NYSCamp Staph.