Staff

DALE WIEBE – EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Dale has been the Executive Director at Winkler Bible Camp since 2005. Dale and his wife Candace got married in 1988 and have three adult children; two married daughters and one son, who have all been a part of this ministry. They became grandparents in 2013. Dale and Candace are very passionate about serving at Winkler Bible Camp, and are excited for what God is doing here.

You can reach Dale at dale@winklerbiblecamp.com


MIKE GIESBRECHT – MINISTRY DIRECTOR

Mike joined our team in January 2016! You may recognize him from the years he served as the Chaplain at Boundary Trails Hospital. Mike and his wife Tanya, have two beautiful children: Rebecca and Lewis. As a family they enjoy spending quality time together including: fishing and going out for ice cream.

You can reach Mike at mike@winklerbiblecamp.com


BOWEN WIEBE – GENERAL DIRECTOR

Bowen, also known as “Bo”, has been involved in camp ministry since before he can remember. He started as the Rentals Manager in September, 2014, and became the General Director in the fall of 2016. Bo enjoys writing music, and wrote the summer camp theme songs for 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016. He also enjoys singing and performing on stage.

You can reach Bowen at bowen@winklerbiblecamp.com


KATELYN FRIESEN – OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR

Katelyn, known as “Katie” to most, is from Roseisle, Manitoba. She started working at Winkler Bible Camp in the summers of her high school years. She served as a summer camp counsellor and activity leader. She was hired as the receptionist in December, 2013. In her free time she enjoys singing, playing piano, spending time with family and friends, and snacking.

You can reach Katie at katie@winklerbiblecamp.com


TYLER HAMM – RENTALS MANAGER

Tyler joined us at Winkler Bible Camp in the fall of 2016. He grew up just a couple kilometers from the camp. In his spare time he enjoys skateboarding, spending time with family, and playing various other sports. He also enjoys serving in his church as a youth leader and Sunday School teacher.

You can reach Tyler at rentals@winklerbiblecamp.com


LEORA HAMM – BOOKKEEPER

Leora has been at working at Winkler Bible Camp since 2012. Leora and her husband Terry have three children; Cali, Logan and Reece. In her spare time she enjoys playing piano, singing, and spending time at the curling rinks, baseball diamonds, basketball courts, and if she has to, on the golf cart with her children.

You can reach Leora at accounting@winklerbiblecamp.com


GEORGE UNGER – MAINTENANCE MANAGER

George started at Winkler Bible Camp in September, 2015. He was born in Mexico, and moved to Canada in 1969. He and his wife, Martha, have been married for 30 years and have 4 children. In his free time, George enjoys spending quality time with family and friends, and working on various projects (yardwork, building projects) with friends.

You can reach George at maintenance@winklerbiblecamp.com


ETHAN WINDER – SITE MANAGER

Ethan started working at camp in the spring of 2013 as Spring Staff and spent a year doing maintenance and hosting groups. He was then one of the Summer Camp Programmers in the summer of 2014, and had various roles until he became the full-time Site Manager in 2016. He is married to Jill, who works in our kitchen. In his spare time he enjoys reading, hanging out with friends, and archery.

You can reach Ethan at ethan@winklerbiblecamp.com


JORDAN FEHR – MAINTENANCE STAFF

Jordan has worked at Winkler Bible Camp since 2010, with maintenance being his primary job. In 2013, he was the head cook at Teepee Village for all eight weeks of summer camp. Although some people might think he and Ryan Hildebrand are brothers (they might even tell you that they are), don’t let that fool you; they are not even related. Jordan enjoys the outdoors, cooking, and good coffee.


RYAN HILDEBRAND – MAINTENANCE STAFF

Ryan has been involved with Winkler Bible Camp since 2012, working as a counsellor, activity leader, and now with the maintenance end of things. Ryan got married to his wife Sydney in June 2016. When he is not at work, he is often on tour with the local band “The Color” as the sound guy. He likes water, the outdoors, drinking tea, and spending time with family. Ryan also plays almost every instrument.


COLIN PENNER – CUSTODIAL MANAGER

Colin is originally from British Columbia, and has also lived in Mexico where his parents are missionaries. He attended the Cross Current Discipleship School in 2010/2011, and has been working full-time at Winkler Bible Camp since the spring of 2013. He enjoys drawing and knitting, as well as spending time with family and friends.


GREG SAWCHUK- MAINTENANCE STAFF

Greg has served at Winkler Bible Camp on maintenance since 2006. His car is named “Silver Fox”, and in his free time he can be found rocking out on his guitar or hanging out with friends. He also enjoys drinking coffee and frapps.


BILL BRAUN – MAINTENANCE STAFF

Bill joined us in 2016. He is married to his wife Helen and they enjoy being with their children and grandchildren. Bill is a retired truck driver who loves to serve wherever he can. He enjoys spending time with family and friends over a cup of coffee or at any restaurant.


ROMA WIELER – FOOD SERVICES MANAGER

Roma has spent many years at camp filling various roles. She currently works in the kitchen, making sure that there is enough food to keep everyone fed. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, hiking and reading.

You can reach Roma at kitchen@winklerbiblecamp.com


JILLIAN WINDER- COOK

Jill has worked at camp for many years as a camp counselor in the summer. She is now found in the kitchen as one of our cooks. She got married to her husband Ethan in September 2015. Together they enjoy serving where they can at Winkler Bible Camp.


AMBER BLUHM- COOK

Amber has been helping out at camp since 2014. She is from Morden and can be found in the kitchen at camp. She spent a year studying at Canadian College of Funeral Service. In her spare time she enjoys playing piano, figure skating and also has an interest in cosmetics.


MARIAH HOEPPNER – HORSEMANSHIP MANAGER

Mariah joined our team in 2015. She has enjoyed being around horses since she was little and does a fabulous job serving in the barn here at camp.


CHLOE WIEBE- HEAD HOST

Chloe began her camp work in the spring of 2015. She began with assisting at the horse barn and was hired as our full-time host in fall 2016. She enjoys travelling with family, playing piano and spending time with her youth girls.


FALL MINISTRY TEAM

Brad Fehr
Colin Magi
John Wiebe
Lance Friesen
Levi Thiessen
Logan Hamm
Matthew Friesen
Matthew Hamilton