And there you go... the why...
I figured it was a good nod to the Bungie dudes to have him mad with power ^^ I hope that doesn't disappoint anyone. This is a backward no-account camp with backward no-account problems.
The man is selfish. He's been running this camp as he's wanted to without regard for rules or standards and he's not about to stop now. He reminds me a lot of my grandfather in that respect.... not the corrupt part, but the childish part.