Howdy Ya’ll! We are Crier Creeks’ full time staff and we are so excited that you’re coming to camp this summer! We cannot wait to get to know you and your families. But before we can get to know you, we would like you to know a little bit about us.
Jared “Shock N’ Aww” Schuler
Jared serves as the Crier Creek Family Camp Director. Jared graduated from Anderson University in 2002 and went on to get a Masters of Divinity from Southern Seminary in 2011. During his college years, Jared worked for six summers at Kanakuk Kamps and spent a year at the Kanakuk Institute. He came to Pine Cove in February 2012 after serving as a College Pastor and Director of Missions for Englewood Baptist Church in Jackson, TN. Jared is passionate about teaching, leading worship and working specifically with college students and families. Jared and his wife Heather or “Heart and Sew” have four children: Avery, Hannah, Lily and Hudson.
Tanner “Springs” Coleman
Tanner serves as the Crier Creek Family Camp Men’s Director. He graduated from Texas A&M University in 2012 with a degree in Communication. Before joining the Crier Creek team Tanner served as Guest Services at Outback in 2012 and then transitioned into the role of High Risk Manager for Pine Cove in Columbus for 2013. While in college he was on summer staff at Outback in 2009 and 2010 where he found his passion for camp ministry. He met his wife, Katie, or “Squirreline Dion and On,” while on summer staff and they have two sons, Jack and Smith. Tanner and Katie love ministry and developing relationships with families and college students.Tyler “Jam” Riley
Tyler serves as the Crier Creek Senior Program Director. He graduated from East Texas Baptist Universtity in 2013 with a degree in Communication. Before joining the Crier Creek team Tyler was a summer staffer at the Bluffs family camp and Camp in the City. While in college he played football for ETBU with a career high of 17 rushing yards. He loves being in the outdoors and enjoys playing sports. Tyler loves camp, family ministry, and making people laugh.
Catherine “An-nyeong” Taylor
Catherine serves as the Crier Creek Family Camp Women’s Director. She graduated from Auburn University in 2016 with a degree in Spanish. Before joining the Crier Creek team, Catherine served as a summer staffer for 3 summers at Crier Creek starting in 2013. She enjoys drinking coffee and playing the Viola in her spare time. Catherine loves developing lasting relationships with families and college students.