Staff

Meet the Executive Director – John Batchelder

John was raised in Utah and attended the ABC, Clearfield Community Church.  He spent six years traveling with a Christian drama company throughout the US, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.  He began camp ministry in 1983 at Camp Utaba in Utah.  He served as Interim Director at Brainerd Center, Pennsylvania, then as Director of Geneva Hills Center in Lancaster Ohio.  He completed a Certified Camp Director program through the American Camping Association.  He came to Ross Point in January of 2001 as Executive Director.  John loves the outdoors, climbing, camping, skiing and is a private pilot and a member of the National Ski Patrol.  He is married to his wife Fay and they have three children; Zachary, Rachel and Joel, and nine grandchildren.

You may contact John at 208-773-1655 or john@rosspoint.org

Administrative Staff

 

Summer Staff

Each summer, Ross Point hires individuals to provide for the camp experience. Positions include:

Volunteer Counselor:  1, 2, or 3 weeks

Volunteer Program Director:  1 week

Paid Counselor:  3 1/2 weeks

10 Week positions:

  • Program Assistant
  • Kitchen Assistant
  • Dining Room Host
  • Lifeguard/Dishes/Guest Services
  • Challenge Course Facilitator/Dishes/Guest Services

 

Ross Point Board of Directors

Brenda Cook – bjcook@hotmail.com
Tara Downie – downiemom@gmail.com
Angela Lenssen – AngMomof3@gmail.com
Traci Mertens – traciellen@gmail.com 
Mark Perry – frgman14@comcast.net
Jan Rudd – jbjerudd1@hotmail.com
Brittany Sawyer – brittanyesawyer@gmail.com
Sarah  Schuelke  – sarahschuelke@hotmail.com
Tera Tveit – tveit@comcast.net  

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