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Brent Wood is Executive Director of the Awanita Valley Campus. He has been a member of the Look Up Lodge family since 2000. He served on summer staff at Look Up, which is where he met his wife Amanda. This past summer Brent became a welcomed addition to the Awanita Valley team. Brent & Amanda have two children. We are blessed to have Brent and his family join us at Awanita!

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Steve Clayton is the Director of Operations. His ministry, and love for camp life, can be summed up by his life-verse, Mark 10:45.  Steve has been married to Shannon for 22 years and they have two daughters.  They have served in Christian Camping together for over 16 years, with 11 of those years here at Awanita.

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Shannon Clayton is our Office Administrator. Shannon’s background is in accounting, but she is also the cheerful voice you’ll hear on the phone most days if you call Awanita with a question, or to book a retreat. Shannon and her family have served in Christian camping ministry for over 16 years and can’t imagine doing anything else.

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Adam Grace is our Guest Experience Manager and oversees our summer staff program.  He is tasked with making sure that everyone who comes on camp has a great experience.  He and his wife, Anna, have three boys.  They have both been involved in student ministry and bring a lot to the team.

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Dum vivimus, servimus

(While we live, we serve)

Summer Staff are the lifeblood of Awanita Valley. Each year the Lord blesses us with students to help us serve our campers during the busy summer and retreat seasons. Click the button below to see how to join our team next year.

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