Scenic view of trees at camp

Category: Staff Profile


Staff Profile: Caleb “Wheelin’ N Dealin’” Carter

by Jessica AnthonyPosted Sep 15, 2021

picture of Hannah and Caleb Carter

While Caleb “Wheelin’ N Dealin’” Carter is not new to Pine Cove, he is, officially, the newest addition to our Southeast region as the director of the Pine Cove Springs! He has faithfully served as the Ranch camp director since 2019, and we are excited for what he will bring to our newest youth camp! […]

Read More

Staff Profile: Chris “Broflex” Boddy

by Jenny SowersPosted Aug 10, 2021

headshot of Chris Boddy

I got to work for Chris Boddy for five years at the Woods. My spiritual life, heart for service, and leadership style are forever changed and enriched by serving under his leadership. Chris has such a way about him to challenge those around him, while also continually breaking down walls through his sense of humor […]

Read More

Staff Profile: Valerie “Ouch Potato” Morby

by Jesse GarnerPosted Jun 9, 2021

2021-Valerie-Morby-edit_jjoky5

Valerie “Ouch Potato” Morby is just straight up fun. You probably don’t know it, but you’ve been reading her writing for years on our Pine Cove social media channels, websites, and emails. She’s a celebrator, has the best party decorations, surprises her team with doughnuts, and has been around Pine Cove since 2008 in marketing, […]

Read More

Staff Profile: Pat “Michaelangelo” Preston

by Anna BirchPosted Apr 19, 2021

Pat Preson

Pat “Michaelangelo” Preston is currently serving as Southeast Senior Director of Ministries and Camp Director of Chimney Point, but he has held quite a few other titles in his time at Pine Cove!  As a father of five and former youth camp director, Pat has lots of experience ministering to kids and college students, and […]

Read More

Staff Profile: Kristen “Good Sherpa” Ray

by Anna BirchPosted Mar 2, 2021

Kristen Ray

Kristen “Good Sherpa” Ray may not have worked at camp during her college days, but she has made quite the impact while she has been on Pine Cove’s full-time staff the past few years! From working with retreats, leading a Pine Cove City team, and now pouring into the women in the Forge, Pine Cove’s […]

Read More

Staff Profile: Connor “Brolympus” Gulledge

by Jenny SowersPosted Sep 29, 2020

Connor Gulledge

Connor Gulledge just completed his first year on full-time staff at Pine Cove and gratefully recalls when the Lord made it clear to him that camp is where he would land for his first full-time job. Our conversation turned from serious to silly really quickly, and his most embarrassing camp moment will make your jaw […]

Read More

Staff Profile: Andrew “Get Smart” Boshell

by Jenny SowersPosted Sep 29, 2020

Director-Andrew-GetSmart-Boshell_af3sze

Andrew “Get Smart” Boshell has been the Towers camp director since 2012, after short stints at the Bluffs and Woods family camps. Before that, he went to college at the University of Alabama and spent two summers on summer staff at the Towers. Even if you don’t know Andrew, you have likely heard the famous […]

Read More

Staff Profile: Taylor “Fish Face” Jervis

by Valerie MorbyPosted Sep 24, 2020

Taylor Jervis

If you’ve spent any time around Pine Cove, it’s likely you’ve met—or heard about—Taylor “Fish Face” Jervis! After serving at the Ranch and Bluffs, he’s now the director of the Pine Cove Shores, a co-host of the Pine Cove podcast, a frequent staff orientation emcee, and so much more. So if you haven’t met him […]

Read More

Staff profile: Taylor “Roctober” Gembol

by Anna BirchPosted Sep 24, 2020

Taylor Gembol

Taylor “Roctober” Gembol has been on full-time staff at Pine Cove since 2017 and is currently the Timbers camp director. A fan of extreme sports, spending time with his wife and puppy, and all things related to the ocean, this guy loves people and fun! Something that is evident by just meeting Taylor is that […]

Read More

Staff Profile: Austin “Homestar” Langemeier

by Jesse GarnerPosted Sep 22, 2020

AustinLangemeier-Headshot-2019

Austin “Homestar Runner” Langemeier is no stranger to camp life! As the son of Chief Ministry Officer Craig “Dutch” Langemeier, Austin spent his formative years growing up at Pine Cove. Now the director of Silverado, our Central Texas elementary camp, Austin and his family spend their days investing in the campers and staff that come […]

Read More


-->