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

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Staffing Manager, Idaho

Garrett Koepke Staffing Manager, Idaho Hi, I’m Garrett! My desire is to impart the Father’s heart to others, empower them to pursue their calling, and release them to the nations to do the same for others. My position as Staffing Manager at Youth Dynamics allows me to effectively combine this desire with the power of…

Greg Johnson

Director, Stonewater

Greg Johnson Director, Stonewater About Greg has a background of more than 32 years of vocational ministry, leadership development, corporate, and wilderness experience. He is currently the Director of Stonewater, Youth Dynamics’ largest facility near Leavenworth, WA. Greg enjoys time with his wife, Ursula, his four grown kids, and close friends. In his free time,…

David Longenecker

Assistant River Manager, Stonewater

David Longenecker Assistant River Manager, Stonewater About David Longenecker Hi, I’m David Longenecker and I am from Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. I am happily married to my wife, Jena, who I met at Stonewater while we were both on summer staff. I love getting to share my passion for Jesus with teens and young adults while…

David Hanthorn

Base Director, Oregon

Dave Hanthorn Base Director, Oregon About Some of my earliest memories are the ones created in the outdoors, the fresh air, the sights and sounds of nature, solitude, discovery, shared experiences with family and friends. The squeaky sounds of cold snow under foot, the warmth of the sun, and the calming ripple sounds of a…

Chris Stay

Operations Manager, Stonewater

Chris Stay Operations Manager, Stonewater About I love outdoor adventures and its impact on students lives. That is why my family and I have been working at Stonewater Ranch since February of 2012. Taking students on adventure trips combines my passion for outdoors and youth ministry to make lasting impacts in their relationship with God.…