Meet Our Team

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Clay Colvig,
Owner & Executive Director

Clay has directed Colvig Silver Camps since 1998. He grew up at CSC as a camper, and later as a Counselor and Administrator. Free time was spent studying at Colorado College, the University of Colorado and traveling in Europe. After a few enjoyable years in the architecture industry, he chose to return to Durango to lead the family vision into the next millennium. When not in the office, Clay enjoys playing guitar, building things with his son, Conor, (Legos are still a favorite), and riding, skiing, and hiking the trails of CSC.

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Cassidy Colvig,
Owner & Site Manager

Cassidy grew up as a camper at CSC. He joined the seasonal staff from 1993 to 1996 as an Assistant and Head Counselor. After working at CSC for a few summers, Cassidy entered into the construction field with tools learned from his Uncle Jim. He returned to live in the Red Creek Valley in 2008, started his own remodeling company in Durango, and in the fall of 2011 joined the CSC Administration staff as the Site Manager. In his spare time Cassidy enjoys spending time with his family, wife, Monica, and daughter, Cruz, as well as skiing and traveling.

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Tyler Dixon,
Camp Director

Tyler joined the CSC family in the summer of 2008, working as a Head Counselor in both Outpost and Spruce, and returning the summer of 2009 as Pathfinding Instructor. He is currently serving as Camp Director at CSC. Tyler graduated from the University of Missouri in 2009 with a degree in Business Administration. He brings with him both business expertise and experience working with children in wilderness settings. Tyler enjoys spending time in the beautiful mountains of Colorado, playing or listening to music, and rooting for his hometown team, the St. Louis Cardinals.

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Jamie Vorwald,
Office Manager

Jamie arrived at CSC in 1984 with her parents Jim and Mary, who worked at camp for many years. As a full-time camper, Jamie spent her summers at camp and grew up in the Red Creek Valley. She later returned as a head counselor for two summers before joining the administrative team as Office Manager in 2010. Jamie graduated from Fort Lewis College in 2005 with a degree in Early Childhood Education. She enjoys photography, playing hockey, and being outside.

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Sean Spencer,
Program Director

Sean spent his first summer at CSC in 2000 as a camper in our Homestead program. After many years as a camper all the way through Pathfinding, he worked as a Head Counselor and Coordinator in our Silver Spruce program. Sean joined the administrative team as Program Director in 2015. He graduated from the University of Arizona in 2013 with a degree in Creative Writing. Sean enjoys reading, writing, being outdoors, snowboarding, and skateboarding in his free time.