Crossroads Summer Camp 2016

Leadership Team

  Clayton King | Founder & Camp Pastor Summer camp started in Clayton's dorm room, just 8 years after he surrendered his life to the Lord and a call to evangelism. This year, we're celebrating 21 years of Crossroads Summer Camp, and Clayton's 29 years in ministry!  He'll be teaching Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings during regular camp weeks. Follow on IG:  @Clayton_King

 

Clayton King | Founder & Camp Pastor

Summer camp started in Clayton's dorm room, just 8 years after he surrendered his life to the Lord and a call to evangelism.

This year, we're celebrating 21 years of Crossroads Summer Camp, and Clayton's 29 years in ministry! 

He'll be teaching Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings during regular camp weeks.

Follow on IG:  @Clayton_King

  Josh Gardner | Discipleship Director & Male Pastoral Care Josh will be joining our staff in May as Discipleship Director, directly pouring into the guys this summer at camp.  He's been part of Crossroads Summer Camp as a Youth Pastor, but this year will be teaching and serving the church community.  Josh will also be your go-to contact for any male camper, youth leader or staff needs. You'll also meet his wife, Che, and two beautiful kids, Clara (3) and Gabrien (3 months). Follow on IG:  @JandChe

 

Josh Gardner | Discipleship Director & Male Pastoral Care

Josh will be joining our staff in May as Discipleship Director, directly pouring into the guys this summer at camp. 

He's been part of Crossroads Summer Camp as a Youth Pastor, but this year will be teaching and serving the church community. 

Josh will also be your go-to contact for any male camper, youth leader or staff needs. You'll also meet his wife, Che, and two beautiful kids, Clara (3) and Gabrien (3 months).

Follow on IG:  @JandChe

  Jordan Hibbard | Speakers Director Jordan is Clayton's right hand man. This summer he'll support the speakers including Clayton, Sharie, Brian Burgess, Trip Lee, Algernon Tennyson, and Acton Bowen, among others.  He'll be around all summer to hang out and participate in devotions and guys' group times too! You'll also meet his new wife, Megan! Follow on IG:  @jordan_hibbard

 

Jordan Hibbard | Speakers Director

Jordan is Clayton's right hand man. This summer he'll support the speakers including Clayton, Sharie, Brian Burgess, Trip Lee, Algernon Tennyson, and Acton Bowen, among others. 

He'll be around all summer to hang out and participate in devotions and guys' group times too! You'll also meet his new wife, Megan!

Follow on IG:  @jordan_hibbard

  Lauren Ulmer | CDH10, Housing Director Lauren works closely with Brittany to manage all the details, planning and relationships involved in church registrations, and at camp, housing.  Be sure to give her a hug, housing ain't easy. Follow on IG:  @laurenulm

 

Lauren Ulmer | CDH10, Housing Director

Lauren works closely with Brittany to manage all the details, planning and relationships involved in church registrations, and at camp, housing. 

Be sure to give her a hug, housing ain't easy.

Follow on IG:  @laurenulm

  Connor Moon | CDH10, Medical & Activities Director As a certified EMT, Connor will be serving Crossroads Summer Camp as Medical Director. He's only a walkie call away to respond to your medical needs.  Connor will also be coordinating Activity Leaders to ensure they are equipped to serve and execute with excellence. Follow on IG:  @la_luna15

 

Connor Moon | CDH10, Medical & Activities Director

As a certified EMT, Connor will be serving Crossroads Summer Camp as Medical Director. He's only a walkie call away to respond to your medical needs. 

Connor will also be coordinating Activity Leaders to ensure they are equipped to serve and execute with excellence.

Follow on IG:  @la_luna15

  Sharie King | CKM Speaker Sharie is wife to Clayton, and a CKM speaker. She's been part of Crossroads since the beginning; catch her on the Epic field or for a game of soccer.   Sharie will be teaching the girls during gender split night on Tuesday evenings, and leading us in multiple devotion times.  Be sure to say hello to Clayton & Sharie's boys, Jacob (14) and Joseph (10).  Follow on IG:  @SharieKing99

 

Sharie King | CKM Speaker

Sharie is wife to Clayton, and a CKM speaker. She's been part of Crossroads since the beginning; catch her on the Epic field or for a game of soccer.  

Sharie will be teaching the girls during gender split night on Tuesday evenings, and leading us in multiple devotion times. 

Be sure to say hello to Clayton & Sharie's boys, Jacob (14) and Joseph (10). 

Follow on IG:  @SharieKing99

  Jess Brock | Female Pastoral Care Jess, wife to Justin, is serving the ladies this summer. She'll lead girls' group times, and be your primary contact for all female camper, youth leader or staff needs.   You might find her in transit with two little Brocks, Emery (3) and Grey (1). Be sure to say hello and show them some love! Follow on IG:  @JessBrockAC

 

Jess Brock | Female Pastoral Care

Jess, wife to Justin, is serving the ladies this summer. She'll lead girls' group times, and be your primary contact for all female camper, youth leader or staff needs.  

You might find her in transit with two little Brocks, Emery (3) and Grey (1). Be sure to say hello and show them some love!

Follow on IG:  @JessBrockAC

  Kirstin Bolt | Communications Director Kirstin will be meeting with youth leaders to hear their stories, and learn how we can better serve the church.  She'll also be capturing stories for social media, blogs and all other digital voices. If you have something to share, find Kirstin! One of her favorite things about camp is the staff, and she's looking forward to pouring into each of the girls. You also might see her husband, Matt, and their littles, Briggs (3) and Harper (2)!  Follow on IG:  @kirstinbolt

 

Kirstin Bolt | Communications Director

Kirstin will be meeting with youth leaders to hear their stories, and learn how we can better serve the church. 

She'll also be capturing stories for social media, blogs and all other digital voices. If you have something to share, find Kirstin!

One of her favorite things about camp is the staff, and she's looking forward to pouring into each of the girls. You also might see her husband, Matt, and their littles, Briggs (3) and Harper (2)! 

Follow on IG:  @kirstinbolt

  DeAnna McEntire | CDH10, Hospitality Deanna is planning and preparing all things to make sure you're well-fed and feeling special. She's a hospitality leader! She and Jenny are also working closely to prepare an improved experience in the Youth Leader refreshment rooms. Follow on IG:  @deannamcentire

 

DeAnna McEntire | CDH10, Hospitality

Deanna is planning and preparing all things to make sure you're well-fed and feeling special. She's a hospitality leader!

She and Jenny are also working closely to prepare an improved experience in the Youth Leader refreshment rooms.

Follow on IG:  @deannamcentire

  Justin Brock | Ministry & Camp Director In his third year as Camp Director, Justin will be the fearless leader for all head staff and summer staff. Justin will be your go-to for all things camp. He will also work closely with the churches providing support and leadership as needed.  You'll see him on stage as the announcements source, and you might just catch him leading worship! Look out, the Silver Fox is multi-talented.  Follow on IG:  @JustinBrockCU

 

Justin Brock | Ministry & Camp Director

In his third year as Camp Director, Justin will be the fearless leader for all head staff and summer staff.

Justin will be your go-to for all things camp.

He will also work closely with the churches providing support and leadership as needed. 

You'll see him on stage as the announcements source, and you might just catch him leading worship! Look out, the Silver Fox is multi-talented. 

Follow on IG:  @JustinBrockCU

  Brittany Vernon | Administrative Director Brittany joined us in January, but isn't new to Crossroads. She previously attended as a camper, and also served as a chaperone from Peachtree City, GA.  She will be your go-to for many of the camp details and plans, especially those related to administration, camp registrations and housing.  Follow on IG:  @brittvernon

 

Brittany Vernon | Administrative Director

Brittany joined us in January, but isn't new to Crossroads. She previously attended as a camper, and also served as a chaperone from Peachtree City, GA. 

She will be your go-to for many of the camp details and plans, especially those related to administration, camp registrations and housing. 

Follow on IG:  @brittvernon

  Colin Mukri | Creative Developer & Camp Production Leader Colin creates all things beautiful and inspiring. This summer, he'll be managing the production team, stage crew and all video elements. He is also a worship leader, and passionate about pouring into the guys.  Colin is married to Meghan, and daddy to Milo, their beloved pup. They have recently began a journey to adoption. Check it out! Follow on IG:  @colinmukri

 

Colin Mukri | Creative Developer & Camp Production Leader

Colin creates all things beautiful and inspiring. This summer, he'll be managing the production team, stage crew and all video elements. He is also a worship leader, and passionate about pouring into the guys. 

Colin is married to Meghan, and daddy to Milo, their beloved pup. They have recently began a journey to adoption. Check it out!

Follow on IG:  @colinmukri

  Meghan Mukri | Outreach Director & Go Week Leader Meghan will be your go-to for all outreach opportunities, taking lead during Go Week (July 4-8). She'll also be representing CKM at the Multiply Global table during evening services. It was after her first experience as a camper that Meghan came to a saving faith in Jesus Christ. She later worked on staff, participated in CDH and now serves full-time at CKM. Because of the impact CRSC has had on her life, she's especially excited to get to know the girls this summer! Follow on IG:  @megmukri

 

Meghan Mukri | Outreach Director & Go Week Leader

Meghan will be your go-to for all outreach opportunities, taking lead during Go Week (July 4-8). She'll also be representing CKM at the Multiply Global table during evening services.

It was after her first experience as a camper that Meghan came to a saving faith in Jesus Christ. She later worked on staff, participated in CDH and now serves full-time at CKM. Because of the impact CRSC has had on her life, she's especially excited to get to know the girls this summer!

Follow on IG:  @megmukri

  Jenny Gillespie | CDH10, Go Week Leader & Hospitality Jenny has been behind the scenes planning a new and exciting Go Week! She'll be working closely with Meghan to lead this special week of camp and outreach, while also serving our staff, campers and youth leaders this summer in the name of all things hospitality. Be sure to give Jenny some extra love for all her hard work and innovation! Follow on IG:  @jenny.gillespie

 

Jenny Gillespie | CDH10, Go Week Leader & Hospitality

Jenny has been behind the scenes planning a new and exciting Go Week! She'll be working closely with Meghan to lead this special week of camp and outreach, while also serving our staff, campers and youth leaders this summer in the name of all things hospitality.

Be sure to give Jenny some extra love for all her hard work and innovation!

Follow on IG:  @jenny.gillespie

Activity Leaders

  Tucker Ficklin | Creative Leader Tucker is currently serving the ministry in CDH10 as a Communications Intern. He was a camper, and will be returning for his third year as a staffer to lead Creative with Emma.  Tucker will graduate Appalachian State University next year, hoping to pursue a career in communications and marketing.  He's into traveling, good food and music! Follow on IG:  @tuckerficklin

 

Tucker Ficklin | Creative Leader

Tucker is currently serving the ministry in CDH10 as a Communications Intern. He was a camper, and will be returning for his third year as a staffer to lead Creative with Emma. 

Tucker will graduate Appalachian State University next year, hoping to pursue a career in communications and marketing. 

He's into traveling, good food and music!

Follow on IG:  @tuckerficklin

  Ben Brown | Athletics Leader Returning in his third year as a staffer, Ben is leading Athletics with Daniel. He's currently in Tiger Town, finishing up his junior year at Clemson in Financial Management.  Ben loves ultimate frisbee, board games, hiking, soccer, watching movies and kicking back in his hammock.  Follow on IG:  @browntown245

 

Ben Brown | Athletics Leader

Returning in his third year as a staffer, Ben is leading Athletics with Daniel.

He's currently in Tiger Town, finishing up his junior year at Clemson in Financial Management. 

Ben loves ultimate frisbee, board games, hiking, soccer, watching movies and kicking back in his hammock. 

Follow on IG:  @browntown245

  Ryan Towler | Adventure Leader Ryan is returning to camp in his second year as a staffer and leader of Adventure alongside Alyssa.  He is currently majoring in Bible Teaching at Columbia International University.  Ryan loves to mountain biking, kayaking, hiking and sports! Follow on IG:  @ryan_towler

 

Ryan Towler | Adventure Leader

Ryan is returning to camp in his second year as a staffer and leader of Adventure alongside Alyssa. 

He is currently majoring in Bible Teaching at Columbia International University. 

Ryan loves to mountain biking, kayaking, hiking and sports!

Follow on IG:  @ryan_towler

  Emma Spry | Creative Leader Emma has been a camper and returns to summer staff in her third year as Creative Leader, alongside Tuck. She's finishing up her junior year at Appalachian State pursuing a degree in Speech Therapy. She hopes to do ministry by helping students with special needs and their families.  This girl loves concerts, coffee and laughing at things that aren't even that funny.  Follow on IG/Twitter:  @emmalills

 

Emma Spry | Creative Leader

Emma has been a camper and returns to summer staff in her third year as Creative Leader, alongside Tuck.

She's finishing up her junior year at Appalachian State pursuing a degree in Speech Therapy. She hopes to do ministry by helping students with special needs and their families. 

This girl loves concerts, coffee and laughing at things that aren't even that funny. 

Follow on IG/Twitter:  @emmalills

  Daniel Davis | Athletics Leader Daniel is a camp veteran returning for his fifth year on staff and second year as Athletics leader with Ben.  He'll be graduating Liberty University in May with a degree in Student Ministry. He's looking forward to living out his calling as a high school or college pastor. He loves all things sports, music and outdoors! Follow on IG:  @dancpdavis

 

Daniel Davis | Athletics Leader

Daniel is a camp veteran returning for his fifth year on staff and second year as Athletics leader with Ben. 

He'll be graduating Liberty University in May with a degree in Student Ministry. He's looking forward to living out his calling as a high school or college pastor.

He loves all things sports, music and outdoors!

Follow on IG:  @dancpdavis

  Josh Consalvo | Quad Leader Josh is part of CDH10, serving CKM as a Communications Intern. Josh has been a camper and part of staff for 4 years, returning this year as your Quad Squad leader.  Josh is a graduate of UNC-Charlotte with a degree in Music. He's hoping to serve as a youth pastor, but in the meantime, you might find him playing boardgames, cheering on the Mets or playing spikeball. Follow on IG:  @joshconsalvo

 

Josh Consalvo | Quad Leader

Josh is part of CDH10, serving CKM as a Communications Intern. Josh has been a camper and part of staff for 4 years, returning this year as your Quad Squad leader. 

Josh is a graduate of UNC-Charlotte with a degree in Music.

He's hoping to serve as a youth pastor, but in the meantime, you might find him playing boardgames, cheering on the Mets or playing spikeball.

Follow on IG:  @joshconsalvo

  Alyssa Thompson | Adventure Leader Alyssa has been part of Crossroads Summer Camp for many years, returning for her third summer on staff as Adventure Leader with Ryan.  She's currently studying at Winthrop in Rock Hill, SC, pursuing a degree in Elementary Education.  You can spend time with Alyssa in the coffee shop, biking or relaxing in hammocks. She's also passionate about tutoring students.  Follow on IG:  @alyssathom

 

Alyssa Thompson | Adventure Leader

Alyssa has been part of Crossroads Summer Camp for many years, returning for her third summer on staff as Adventure Leader with Ryan. 

She's currently studying at Winthrop in Rock Hill, SC, pursuing a degree in Elementary Education. 

You can spend time with Alyssa in the coffee shop, biking or relaxing in hammocks. She's also passionate about tutoring students. 

Follow on IG:  @alyssathom