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.

Andy Kosowski

Business Manager

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

Sarah Augustson

Development Director

Sarah grew up as a camp kid in Minnesota, and is continually amazed at how God works in the still and quiet spaces of camp.  Her greatest joy is serving with her family (husband Brad and 4 kids) at Covenant Harbor.

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.

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.

 

Britta Mitchell

Marketing Director

Britta was six the summer her mom was the camp cook at Covenant Park Bible Camp in MN. From then on, going to camp was the highlight of her summer. Britta has always had a heart for camp ministry and is thrilled to be part of the Covenant Harbor team. When not at camp, she enjoys camping and hiking with her family or binge watching shows with her daughter. If she had not gone into camp ministry, Britta wanted to spend her days at dig sites finding dinosaur bones or ancient Viking cities.

Youth Ministry

Emma Mueller

Program Director

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.

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

Jared McDaniel

Snake Road Adventure Center Director

Jared is passionate about helping people grow spiritually, physically, and emotionally through time spent outdoors.  He loves camp ministry and the opportunity it provides for challenging assumptions and deepening relationships with God and others.

Adult Education

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.

Katy Robinson

Guest Services Coordinator

I have been involved in camp since high school and have been grateful for all of the opportunities it provides. I believe the camping experience to be a place of culture, encouragement, inspiration, growth, and bringing out your inner child no matter the age. When I am not at camp I enjoy going on day trips and tent camping with my husband and pup.

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.

Kevin Alvidrez

Maintenance Coordinator

Kevin began his journey at covenant harbor as an Alpha counselor in the summer of 2021, and stayed after falling in love with camp and wanting to help maintain and improve it. He is from the west suburbs of Chicago and on his free time loves to work on his car, spend time with his family, and go on drives to the nearest Chipotle.

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.