• Andrew Duyvestyn

    President and co-founder


    Andrew Duyvestyn has always had a passion for the outdoors, a love that grew deeper during his time at Mountain Equipment Company (MEC), where he expanded his knowledge of outdoor equipment and sports. As our President, he brings not just this expertise, but also a gutsy and cheerful leadership style, deeply connecting with our mission. Well-networked and respected in the community, Andrew’s enthusiasm for nature and inclusivity is infectious, driving Out at Camp to create meaningful, accessible outdoor experiences for the 2SLGBTQ+ community.

  • Thomas Devisscher

    Chair and co-founder


    Thomas Devisscher, our Chair, is an avid lover of the outdoors, with a particular zeal for camping, cycling, and running. His background in software development has honed his organizational skills and savvy, making him an invaluable asset to Out at Camp. Thomas embodies the spirit of adventure and the thrill of challenge, often delving into activities that offer "type 2 fun"—those that are rewarding after the fact. His adaptability and quick thinking, combined with a 'just do it' attitude, empower him to overcome obstacles and seize opportunities. Above all, Thomas is passionate about sharing new experiences with friends and the community, constantly striving to bring joy and adventure into the lives of those around him.

  • André Scott

    VP Finance


    Andre Scott stands as a natural leader within Out at Camp, known for his ability to inspire and direct any group with confidence and clarity. His expertise in conflict resolution ensures that our organization navigates challenges smoothly, fostering a cohesive and supportive environment. Andre's background in charities and non-profit organization management is invaluable, offering strategic insights that drive our financial planning and sustainability. His leadership not only strengthens our internal operations but also enhances our mission to make outdoor activities accessible to the 2SLGBTQ+ community.

  • Adam Dewar

    VP Operations


    Adam Dewar, our Vice President of Operations, blends his expertise in management and finance with a profound love for the outdoors to enhance Out at Camp's mission. He excels at creating welcoming and accessible experiences for newcomers, ensuring everyone feels at home in the great outdoors. Known for his cheery disposition and sense of humor, Adam brings positivity and laughter to our team and community. His invaluable guidance in securing grants and sponsorships has been pivotal for our growth. With a strong network within the Ottawa business community, Adam has been a key vector for Out at Camp's expansion, helping to navigate the organization towards new opportunities and successes.