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Ari Kaplan

Wilshire Boulevard Temple Camps
Assistant Director
Ari Kaplan grew up a total summer camp kid, attending Camp Hess Kramer every year he was eligible. After graduating with a B.S. in music from Indiana University, he worked as a songleader and music educator until becoming an assistant director of Wilshire Boulevard Temple Camps in 2015. His primary focus is on programming and staff training/development. For the past three years, he has also developed and produced curricula for Drew Kugler, a leadership and communication consultant based in Los Angeles. Ari's training and coaching work is rooted in establishing values, building cultural habits, and creating more intentional interactions.