Camp Staff

Jon Thompson
Jon Thompson – Camp Director
Head Amherst Lacrosse Coach (2nd Season)

Coach Thompson begins his second season at Amherst after leading the Lord Jeffs to the most successful finish in program history in 2011. Prior to Amherst he was the head coach at Colby, also serving as an assistant at Springfield College and his alma mater, Brown University. As a player, Thompson earned All-Ivy League and All-America honors as an attackman before playing for MLL's Boston Cannons. He is currently pursuing his PhD in Sports and Exercise Psychology from Springfield College.
Patrick Hart – Field Director
Assistant Coach, Amherst College (2nd season)

Prior to joining Amherst in the Fall of 2010, Patrick spent the previous two seasons as the top assistant and defensive coordinator at the College of the Holy Cross. He  also has previous experience as the field director of both the Holy Cross Lacrosse Camp and Central Bergen Lacrosse Camp in New Jersey. Hart is a 2005 graduate of Holy Cross, where he earned four varsity letters for the Crusaders .
Bryan Johansmeyer - Field Director
Assistant Coach, Amherst College (1st season)

Bryan came to Amherst after a two-year stint at Haverford College, where he helped the Fords earn the program's first Centennial Conference championship and an NCAA Tournament quarterfinal appearance in 2010. A four-year letterwinner for Division I Stony Brook, Bryan graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology in 2009.