Pat was appointed executive director of Forest Springs in January of 1998. He had served as camp director since 1989. Pat is responsible for long-range planning and giving direction to the board of directors. He also oversees the budget, camp development, and the daily operation of the year-round camping program. This includes all staffing, health and safety, food service, maintenance, wilderness trips, and program. Pat served as a summer counselor in 1984. He later completed the year-long LTD program and joined the missionary staff.
"Christian camping has the unique ability to give people a break from their normal lifestyles, and allows for spiritual, physical, social, and emotional enrichment in a natural, more relaxed environment. Our desire is that your time at Forest Springs would be just that - enriching, relaxing, and refreshing."
Pat is from British Columbia, Canada. He has bachelor's degrees in religious education and biblical studies from Prairie Bible College in Three Hills, Alberta, Canada. He completed a master's degree in educational ministries at Wheaton College in Wheaton, Illinois. Pat and Karen have been married since 1987. They have three children, Daniel, Sarah, and Steven.
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