Camp Staff

Our staff are well-trained and work hard to provide the best experience possible for all our guests. To contact individual staff members, look through the tabs below for contact information.

Administration

Eric Anderson

Executive Director

Eric grew up going to camp here and later served on summer staff. He strives to create opportunities for kids on the margins to find belonging at camp.

Sarah Snow

Development Director

Sarah enjoys learning people’s life stories and sharing how she observes God work through camp settings. She loves Jesus, a good cup of coffee and the outdoors.

Andy Kosowski

Business Manager

Andy supports our team by managing and distributing the resources that God has provided us to move our vision forward.

Jamie Leslie

Logistics Director

Growing up, Jamie loved spending time at camp and now enjoys seeing others have similar experiences at Covenant Harbor. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling and learning new things.

Jane DeVries

Youth Program Registrar

Jane is grateful to be a part of the team where she can live out her love for Jesus and people. Her nieces and nephews are her greatest joy, and she is thankful that they love camp as much as she does.

Emma Mueller

Marketing Coordinator

Emma’s passion for camp runs generations deep tracing back to when her grandmother was a camper in the Big House.  She loves camp and feels lucky to spend her days telling the world about it.    Emma spends her time mastering the perfect sour dough bread.

Rachel Gilmore

Development and Administration Assistant

Rachel believes in the power of camp to transform lives and is living proof that “The human mind plans the way, but the Lord directs the steps” (Proverbs 16:9). She loves a good cup of coffee with cream, the change of seasons, the smell of burning leaves and outdoor R&R.

 

Youth Ministry

Beth Piccard

Program Director

Beth strives to create opportunities for campers to experience Christ in new and different ways. She loves coffee, ginger, sunny fall days and a great pair of shoes.

Kathryn Spencer

Children's Ministries Coordinator

Kathryn loves watching campers try new things and getting to see the unique way that God transforms lives at camp. Her biggest talent is cooking grilled cheese, and she will gladly share her recipe with you.

Cody Taylor

Youth Ministry Coordinator

Cody grew up going to Boy Scout camp and is an Eagle Scout. He loves having conversations and getting to know people on a deeper level. Cody is a fan of Minnesota sports but especially the Minnesota Twins. He also has a deep love for tacos!

Outdoor Education

Peter Hatlestad

Director of Outdoor Education

Peter is our Director of Outdoor Education. He loves to help people grow in all respects and he loves to climb…most anything.

Adult Education

Brooke Furmanek

Director of Adult Education

Brooke loves creating interesting and meaningful programs where adults come together in community to learn something new and foster new relationships. She enjoys quilting and spending time with family.

Guest Services

Stefanie Wessel

Guest Services Director

Stefanie loves serving each group and guest with every detail of their retreat so they may experience God at camp. Movies and music are favorite hobbies!

Sheri Litwiller

Guest Services Coordinator

Sheri credits her camp experience as a youth for the direction her life has taken and is thankful to be able to give back and provide for guests to have the opportunity to grow in the Lord. She enjoys baking and spending time with her family and grandchildren.

Maintenance

Matt Kinney

Facilities Director

Matt has served at camp for many years, with a passion for the outdoors and making things work. Whenever possible, he enjoys taking adventures with his wife and kids.

John Steltenpohl

Equipment Specialist

John serves Covenant Harbor with a passion for working on vehicles and equipment. In his down time he enjoys spending time with his wife and 4 children.

Brad Augustson

Volunteer Coordinator

Brad feels called to serve Covenant Harbor in many ways. He works with our many volunteers to better our infrastructure for the next generation of campers!

Food Service

Sandy Wendtland

Food Service Director

Sandy leads our Food Service Department and is blessed to work in such a beautiful Christ centered place and enjoys adventuring with her family and friends.

Heidi Hines

Food Service Coordinator

Heidi feels blessed to be able to work here and share a passion for cooking.
She loves to spend her free time with her animals and enjoying the outdoors.