Currently in her 30th year as a part of the year-round team, Heidi was named Blue Lake’s Interim President in June of 2020. Prior to that appointment, she served as Vice President for Operations & Finance for ten years and holds the distinction of longest serving Camp Director in Blue Lake’s history. She was a camper for more summers than she can remember, and now enjoys working to further Blue Lake’s mission for generations of students to come. She is a member of the Board of Trustees. Heidi attended the University of Michigan, is married with two great kids, one of which continues as a 4th generation Wolverine.
Director of Finance & Development
Andy Lofgren is the Director of Finance and Development for Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp. Andy has a B.A. in economics and psychology from the University of Michigan and a M.S. in Public Policy and Analysis from Carnegie Mellon University. A native Michigander, Andy’s career has taken him to Washington, DC and Kenosha, WI before settling in Muskegon County in 2001. During his career, he has served in various capacities related to financial analysis and planning, as well as community and economic development at several public sector and non-profit organizations. Andy and his wife Elizabeth have been married for 34 years. They have two human sons and one beagle son. While only a mediocre musician in his youth, Andy enjoys music from Beach House and Radiohead to Beethoven and Handel, and is a loyal listener of Blue Lake Public Radio.
Director of Student Services
Director of Arts Programs
Director of Health Services
Assistant Business Manager
IT Network Systems Specialist
Director of International Tours & Development Coordinator
Executive Assistant, Summer Camp & International Exchange
Head Music Librarian
In her 30th year as a part of the Blue Lake team, Kathy has managed to help in nearly every area of our administrative operation. She enjoys having a job working with people who are so dedicated to the arts. In her current position, she manages Blue Lake’s Kutschinski Music Library, overseeing a staff who prepare all music folders and teaching materials needed for Blue Lake’s many summer programs. In an average summer, her staff prepares folders for more than 125 ensembles. A native of West Michigan, she enjoys the outdoors, boating, fishing, and reading. She also loves a sunny day at the beach and has been known to stack a cord of wood in record time.
Registration & Scholarship Assistant