Camp SMILE Leadership Team
Matrisza Alvarez, Director
Mrs. Alvarez has been involved with Camp SMILE for over 20 years. She has a Bachelor's degree in Recreational Therapy and has worked with United Cerebral Palsy of Mobile for 6 years.
Lilia Melikechi, Assistant Director
Lilia worked as a camp counselor at Easter Seals' Camp Fairlee Manor for two years. She is the author of "A Camp for Everyone: A Guide to Including Children of All Abilities in Summer Camp Programs," which she wrote for United Cerebral Palsy of Delaware, Inc. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Anthropology from the University of Delaware.