Ross Byrd

Camp Director & Surf Instructor

Ross, the founder and director, is a life-long surfer from Virginia Beach, VA. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia and Masters from Reformed Theological Seminary. He’s the proud husband of Hannah Byrd and father of four amazing kids. Ross served for six years as a director of youth and college ministry in the Episcopal Church and four years as Associate Pastor at Christ Community Church in Virginia Beach. As a surfer, he has ridden waves around the globe – from Central America to Hawaii, New Zealand, the Caribbean, and Fiji. He is also an accomplished singer/songwriter. At Surf Hatteras, he is dedicated to ensuring that each camper is safe, cared for, and having the week of his or her life.