This category is for all adventure staff – regardless of base location.

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Operations Manager, Oregon

Jackson Bacon Operations Manager, Oregon About Jackson Bacon Contact Info 217-361-8440 jbacon@yd.org Support Jackson Bacon! Support Jackson Bacon! Close

Jacobe Croff

Associate Program Manager, Oregon

Jacobe Croff Associate Program Manager, Oregon About Jacobe Croff Seeing the need for Relational Adventure Ministry and the impact it has on students today, God has given me the opportunity to join a group of staff who loves and lives for Jesus, shows Christ’s example to the groups we lead, and has made an incredible…

Deborh Oja

Intern, Stonewater

Deborah Oja Intern, Stonewater About Deborah Oja I grew up in Ellensburg WA on a small farm. I have always loved being outdoors and I have been given many opportunities to enjoy God’s beautiful creation through backpacking, mountain climbing, and trail riding. Although I was born in a Christian home, I only started getting serious…

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Intern, Stonewater

Levi Williams Intern, Stonewater About Levi Williams I grew up in Vancouver, Washington, with two younger brothers and parents who introduced us to Christ and rock climbing, both at a young age. Coming into my Junior year of high school, I was a state champion pole vaulter and national level climber, planning to ride that…

Mackenzie Ward

Intern, Stonewater

Mackenzie Ward Intern, Stonewater About Mackenzie Ward I grew up in a small town in Wisconsin in a family who loved camping, hiking, and spending time together outdoors. I went to bible camp each summer and knew about God but, in the past couple of years I fell in love Jesus and getting to share…

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Associate Program Manager, Oregon

Micaiah Meyer Assistant Program Manager and Marketing Coordinator, Oregon About Micaiah Meyer Hey! I’m Micaiah. I’m from Sandy, Oregon and I love being outside! My favorite activities are rock climbing, snowboarding/splitboarding, mountaineering, rafting, and backpacking. What I enjoy even more, is sharing these fun (and challenging) activities with others so we all can experience God’s…

Ollie Obrien 2022

Associate Adventures Manager, Stonewater

Ollie O’Brien Associate Adventures Manager, Stonewater About Ollie O’Brien Ollie grew up in an orchard in New Zealand. He studied outdoor leadership and management with the intention of using those skills in Christian ministry and missions. He’s been passionate about this ever since. “I immigrated to the United States in 2020 and I’m excited to…

Mia O'Brien 2022

Business Manager, Stonewater

Mia O’Brien Business Manager, Stonewater About Mia O’Brien Mia grew up in southwest Washington where God got ahold of her early on. She has continued to grow in her love for the Lord, people, and adventures. God has been faithful to open the right doors in his timing for his purposes and, in this season,…

Shane Land

Adventure and River Manager, Stonewater

Shane Land Adventure and River Manager, Stonewater About Shane Land One thing that became very clear to Shane when he started with Youth Dynamics was that there was not a lot of whitewater to experience growing up in Kansas.  In fact, his first day of whitewater rafting was his first day of whitewater guide training…

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Summer Staff

Summer Staff Positions About Open Positions Each summer Youth Dynamics Adventures hires a select number of talented young adults from all over the world to lead adventure trips for teens in Washington, Idaho and Oregon. The Summer Staff ministry team is an integral part of Youth Dynamics Adventures, which is committed to reaching today’s youth…