Staff

DALE WIEBE – EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Dale and Candace have been the Executive Directors at Winkler Bible Camp since 2005. They oversee everything that goes on at camp as a whole. Dale spends most of his work hours connecting with donors others who care for and support this ministry. Candace heads up all of our camp events that we put on throughout the year. She spends countless hours making sure plans come together to create an enjoyable time for all of our guests. Dale and Candace are very passionate about serving at Winkler Bible Camp, and are excited for what God is doing here.

To contact Dale directly you can email him at: dale@winklerbiblecamp.com


MIKE GIESBRECHT – MINISTRY DIRECTOR

Mike has been our Ministry Director since January 2016! You may recognize him from the years he served as the Chaplain at Boundary Trails Hospital. Mike and Tanya have such a heart for this Ministry and we’re continually thankful that they followed their calling here. Mike oversees our Summer Camp programming, curriculum, and Team Members. He also cares for the spiritual aspect of the ministry and is always connecting with, praying with and encouraging our staff.

To contact Mike directly you can email him at mike@winklerbiblecamp.com


BOWEN WIEBE – GENERAL DIRECTOR

Bowen has been involved in camp ministry since before he can remember. He has served in a variety of areas over the years and became our General Director in 2016. Bowen oversees our Seasonal Ministry Team and the programming for our Fall-Spring Season when we have rental groups on site. He holds up the administrative side of our director positions.

To contact Bowen directyl you can email him at bowen@winklerbiblecamp.com


KATELYN FRIESEN – OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR

Katelyn, known as “Katie” to most, serves in our front office as the Office Administrator. Katie has served at camp in a variety of positions during her High School summer breaks. She was hired full-time in December 2013. Katie oversees many different administrative sides of camp. Her main role is processing, accepting and placing each child that applies to attend Summer Camp. Aside from that, she keeps the camp’s administration in order and on track.

To contact Katie directly you can email her at katie@winklerbiblecamp.com


TYLER HAMM – RENTALS MANAGER

Tyler joined us as Rentals Manager at Winkler Bible Camp in the fall of 2016. Tyler oversees all of our rentals and guest groups that come onto our site. He takes care of the bookings, schedules and other paperwork involved with a Rental. He also ensures that our service is of high-quality when we hold various camp events.

To contact Tyler directly you can email him at rentals@winklerbiblecamp.com


LEORA HAMM – BOOKKEEPER

Leora has been at working at Winkler Bible Camp as our part-time bookkeeper since 2012. She is the one who makes sure all of our bills get paid, our donors are all kept track of, and that our finances stay in order. We are very grateful for the work that she does in keeping this all organized.

To contact Leora directly you can email her at accounting@winklerbiblecamp.com


GEORGE UNGER – MAINTENANCE MANAGER

George began as our Maintenance Manager in September, 2015. George oversees all of the major projects that happen at camp, making sure we have the supplies and tools needed for each one. He also is mechanically inclined and does a lot of maintenance work on our camp vehicles.

To contact George directly you can email him at maintenance@winklerbiblecamp.com


ETHAN WINDER – SITE MANAGER

Ethan has served in a variety of positions since 2013 and was hired as the full-time Site Manager in 2016. Ethan oversees the work that goes on to keep our site clean and looking nice. He also looks after smaller projects that need to be done, often with the help of our seasonal ministry team.

To contact Ethan directly you can email him at ethan@winklerbiblecamp.com


JORDAN FEHR – MAINTENANCE STAFF

Jordan has worked at Winkler Bible Camp since 2010, with maintenance being his primary job. Jordan takes care of the wood-working projects around camp. He has done lots of the woodwork you see on our site. We appreciate his creative eye and his ability to provide beautiful aspects to our facilities.


RYAN HILDEBRAND – MAINTENANCE STAFF

Ryan has been involved with Winkler Bible Camp since 2012. He has served in many different areas of camp but has been primarily on our maintenance team over the years. Ryan looks after maintaining a variety of things on site including plumbing, sound equipment, and much more.


SHANE WIEBE- MAINTENANCE STAFF

Shane joined our team in the Fall of 2016. He helps out with general maintenance on site including fixing things, building things, and yard work.


NATHAN BRAUN- MAINTENANCE STAFF

Nathan joined our team full-time in January 2017. He has worked at camp in the past during Summer and now serves in our Maintenance department. He helps out with fixing, building, and yard work on site.


COLIN PENNER – CUSTODIAL MANAGER

Colin has been at camp since 2013, serving in various areas. He was hired as our Custodial Manager in 2016. Colin makes sure all of our facilities are neat and tidy for our rental groups and looks after general cleaning daily. He also is our Summer Camp illustrator for our Bible Break booklets that are given to each camper who attends.


ROMA WIELER – FOOD SERVICES MANAGER

Roma has spent many years at camp filling many roles. She currently works in the kitchen, making sure that there is enough food to keep everyone fed. Roma also makes sure that all dietary needs/requests are met for all staff, campers, and other guests on site.

To contact Roma directly you can email her at kitchen@winklerbiblecamp.com


JILLIAN WINDER- COOK

Jill has worked at camp for many years. She was hired as a cook in 2015. Jill helps out with the work load when cooking for hundreds of people and all other general work involved with the kitchen area.


AMBER BLUHM- COOK

Amber has been helping out at camp since 2014. She works in the kitchen part-time helping out wherever she is needed when feeding staff, campers, or rental groups.


CHLOE WIEBE- BARN MANAGER

Chloe began her camp work in the spring of 2015. She currently serves as our Barn Manager. Chloe makes sure our animals get fed, our horses are ridden and our barn stalls are clean.

To contact Chloe directly you can email her at horsemanship@winklerbiblecamp.com


Seasonal Ministry Team

Colin Magi
Eryn Penner
JessAlyn Heppner
Lance Friesen
Levi Thiessen
Lindsey Unger
Matthew Friesen
Matthew Hamilton