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Joel Bates

Joel Bates, Director

WMA Wilderness First Responder, NCRC Cave Rescue, NASAR SAR-tech 3, ACA Swift-water Rescue, ACA Whitewater Instructor, Bachelor of Biblical literature from Ozark Christian College

Interests: trail running, whitewater canoeing, spending time with the family

Ronnie Beller

Ronnie Beller, Senior Instructor

WMA Wilderness First Responder, NCRC Cave Rescue, NASAR SAR-tech 3, ACA Swift-water Rescue, ACA Whitewater Instructor, NPS High-Angle Rescue, B.S. from Kentucky Christian University

Interests: whitewater canoeing, backpacking, rock climbing

Leah Fuller

Leah Fuller, Senior Instructor & Scheduler

WMA Wilderness First Responder, ACA River Instructor, B.A. in Religion & Philosophy and Mathematics from Ottawa University

Interests: frisbee golf, bluegrass music , mountain biking

Becky Colvin

Becky Colvin, Financial Administrator

ServSafe Food Preparation, B.A. in English and music at Mars Hill College, Missouri Teacher Certification in adult literacy education

Interests: wordsmithing, reading, music, teaching

Robert Halbach

Robert Halbach, Office Manager

BA in Christian Ministry, emphasizing in Administration from Ozark Christian College, WMA Wilderness First Responder

Interests: Canoeing, Maps, Woodworking, Spending time with my wife

Seasonal Staff

Seasonal Staff, Part-Time Staff, Interns

The seasonal staff at DM play a vital role in the ministry, enthusiasm, and daily responsibilities of the camp. Their humble willingness to serve the camp and engage groups using the gifts God has given them plays a valuable and vital role in the ministry that DM is able to do with groups, families, and individuals throughout the year.