The Kanakuk Leadership Team | Kanakuk Kamps
The Kanakuk Leadership Team

One of the surprising things about Kanakuk is the large number of full-time staff, more than 100, and the more than 1800 incredible summer staff! These numbers represent hundreds of years of Christian summer camp experience and dedication. You can get to know our Executive Team and Camp Directors or contact them below.

Executive team

Joe White
President and CEO Kanakuk Ministries, K-2 Director
Debbie-Jo White
Vice-President of Kanakuk Ministries, K-2 Administrator
Doug Goodwin
Chief Operating Officer
John Jensen
Chief Business Officer
Matt Houston
Executive Director of Kamp Operations, K-1 Director
Collin Sparks
Executive Director of Kamp Ministries, K-Kountry Director
Trish Barnes
Executive Women's Director, K-2 Women's Director
Julie Coxie
Human Resources Director
Rick Braschler
Risk Management Director
Paul Etheridge
Director of Operations Support
Rebecca Duncan
Health Services Director
Sharon Smith
Transportation Director
Patrick Cone
Director of Discipleship
Eric Smith
Food Services Manager

Camp directors

Abby Shover
K-2 Assistant Women's Director
Adam Donyes
K-2 Assistant Director
Adam Martin
K-Kauai Assistant Director
Alane LeGrand
K-West Ambassador
Beth Wiebe
K-West Women's Director
Beth Ann Lampley
K-1 Assistant Women's Director
Brent Potter
KampOut! Director of Operations
Callie Nieder
K-Seven Women's Director
Chad Hampsch
K-Seven Assistant Director
Collin Sparks
Executive Director of Kamp Ministries, K-Kountry Director
Debbie-Jo White
Vice-President of Kanakuk Ministries, K-2 Administrator
Don Ford
K-2 Co-Director
Geoff Todd
K-Kauai Director
Jake Talbert
K-Kountry Assistant Director
Jimmy Funderburk
KampOut! Director of Operations
Joe White
President and CEO Kanakuk Ministries, K-2 Director
Kaitlyn Cathey
K-Kauai Women's Director
Kara Williams
KampOut! Director of Partnerships
Katlyn Martin
K-Kauai Women's Director
Kay Holliday
Kanakuk Ambassador
Keith Chancey
K-Seven Director
Kevin Harrison
K-West Assistant Director
Lindsay Rother
K-West Assistant Women's Director
Luke Crenshaw
K-1 Assistant Director
Marnie Mcllraith
K-West Assistant Director
Matt Houston
Executive Director of Kamp Operations, K-1 Director
Melissa Houston
K-1 Women's Director
Meredith Stair
KampOut! Site Director
Michael Sloan
KampOut! Site Director
Paige Fingerle
K-Kountry Assistant Director
Rachel Sparks
K-Kountry Women's Director
Shay Robbins
K-1 Director
Trish Barnes
Executive Women's Director, K-2 Women's Director
Ward Wiebe
K-West Director