Meet our Resident Staff!

Position: Camp Director
Hometown: Tyler, TX


Position: Men’s Director
Hometown: Corpus Christi, TX
College: Texas State University
Fun Fact: I love the ocean, I free dive and spearfish underwater in depths up to 60 ft!


Position: Women’s Director
Hometown: Coppell, TX
College: Texas A&M University
Fun Fact: I lived in France for a whole year!


Position: Activities Director
Hometown: Memphis, Tennessee
College: Blue Mountain College
Fun Fact: I have canoed part of the Mighty Mississippi River with Dr. Shakel!


Position: Executive Assistant
Hometown: Ft.Worth, TX
College: Texas A&M University
Fun Fact: I have seen two space shuttle launches!

Summer Leadership 


Position: Program Director

School: Baylor University

Major: Marketing

Fun Fact: I know a lot of fun/Interesting Facts!


Position: Assistant Program Director

School: Texas A&M University

Major: International Studies

Fun Fact: If you come give me a hug or a high five I will tell you an interesting Fact!


Position: Work Crew Director

School: Texas A&M University

Major: Supply Chain Management

Fun Fact: I have tubed down the Amazon River.

“Missy O”

Position: Assistant Work Crew Director

School: Baylor University

Major: Kinesiology Pre-OT

Fun Fact: I was attacked by pigeons in Italy.


Position: Secretary

School: Texas A&M University

Major: Communication

Fun Fact: I’ve never been to Arby’s


Position: Impact Senior Counselor

School: University of Texas at Austin

Major: Management Information

Fun Fact: Have you ever seen batman and me in the same room? No? Hmm…


Position: Impact Senior Counselor

School: Texas A&M University

Major: English

Fun Fact: I memorized pi up until the 40th digit.


Position: Crew Senior Counselor

School: University of Tennessee – Knoxville

Major: Communication Studies

Fun fact: I won first place in the math times table competition in 5th grade.


Position: Crew Senior Counselor

School: Baylor Nursing School

Major: Nursing

Fun Fact: Catch me anywhere near tacos!!!


Position: Wild Kids Senior Counselor

School: University of Nebraska

Major: Elementary Education

Fun Fact: I am allergic to Pizza!:(


Position: Cove Kids Senior Counselor

School: Louisiana Tech University

Major: Child Development

Fun Fact: I tried ranch dressing for the first time this summer. I like it.


Position: Extreme Activities Director

School: Michigan State University

Major: Political Science – Pre Law

Fun fact: I have red hair.


Position: Head Media

School: Texas A&M University

Major: Agriculture Communication and Journalism

Fun Fact: I work for a wedding florist!


Position: A-Team Leader

School: Texas A&M University

Major: Business

Fun Fact: It’s my fourth year working at Pine Cove but my first year at the woods!

Program Staff

“Dish Chick”

Position: Assistant Secretary

School: Texas A&M University

Major: Sociology

Fun Fact: I’m going to Israel in the spring and I am super excited!


Position: Worship Leader and Retail

School: Baylor University

Major: Professional Writing and Rhetoric

Fun Fact: My favorite animal is a two-fingered sloth, and I only turn the left faucet on when I wash my hands.


Position: Sound/Chaos

School: University of Oklahoma

Major: Computer Engineering

Fun Fact: I won a beatboxing competition against myself.


Position: Photographer

School: Mississippi State University

Major: Accounting

Fun Fact: I met Blake Shelton!


Position: Videographer

School: Tyler Junior College

Major: Education

Fun Fact: I like to spend my free time doing calligraphy and bible journaling!


Position: Health Assistant

School: Texas A&M University

Major: Allied Health

Fun fact: I do not like bread! At all!


Position: Head Lifeguard/Counselor

School: East Texas Baptist University

Major: Math and Education

Fun Fact: I can sing my ABC’s backwards.


Position: Head Lifeguard/ Counselor

School: Texas A&M University

Major: Finance

Fun Fact: Really I’m interested in a lot of things so I’m pretty versatile in anything you want to talk about!


Position: Head Ropes/Counselor

School:University of Tennessee at Knoxville

Major: Finance

Fun Fact: I can divide by zero!


Position: Head Ropes/Counselor

School: Texas A&M University

Major: Telecommunication Media

Fun Fact: I was born in San Diego!


Position: Kitchen Crew/LG

School: University of Mississippi (Ole Miss)


Position: Kitchen Crew/LG

School: Samford University


Position: Kitchen Crew/LG

School: Texas Christian University

Major: Business Finance and Computer Science

Fun Fact: I was a Woods camper for 17 years!

“Puppy Palace”

Position: Kitchen Crew/LG

School: Ouachita Baptist University

Major: Communication Sciences & Disorders

Fun Fact: I really want to own a pet pig someday and I’d name it either Pedro or Penelope!


Position: Wrangler

School: Georgia College and State University

Major: English

Fun Fact: My favorite horse in the barn is Norma Jean!


Position: Wrangler

School: Texas A&M University

Major: Civil Engineering

Fun Fact: I can speak German!

“Zip Zip”

Position: Wrangler

School:  Samford University

Major: Nursing

Fun Fact: I was a camper at the Woods for over 10 years!


Position: Wrangler

School: Oklahoma State University

Major: Animal Science

Fun Fact: I played college Golf!


Position: Boddy Nanny

School: University of Florida

Major: Political Science

Fun Fact: One time I lasted 11 days without drinking Dr. Pepper!


Position: Langemeier Nanny

School: Northern Arizona University

Major: Hotel and Restaurant Management

Fun Fact: I am moving from Arizona to Fort Worth at the end of summer!!


Position: A-Team

School: Southern Methodist University

Major: Mechanical Engineering and Mathematics Double Major

Fun Fact: Last year I was a part of an internationally competing Hip-Hop Dance Crew!

Girl Counselors


School: University of Texas at San Antonio

Major: Geography & Environmental Sustainability

Fun Fact: I’ve been on the local news a few times!


School: Baylor University

Major: Speech Pathology

Fun Fact: I graduated high school with seven people in my class!


School: Texas A&M University

Major: Elementary Education

Fun Fact: At 15 months old, I was featured on the local news because of my extensive American Sign Language vocabulary.


School: Baylor University

Major: Elementary Education

Fun Fact: My whole family is under 5’6″!


School: Ohio State University

Major: Speech and Hearing Science

Fun Fact: I’m a huuuuge foodie!


School: Mississippi College

Major: Communications

Fun Fact: Coffee is my favorite thing, I drink at least 5 cups a day!


School: East Texas Baptist University

Major: University Studies/ Minor in Youth and Discipleship

Fun Fact: I’ve broken 13 bones thus far.


School: Mississippi State University

Major: Aerospace Enginering with a Minor in Math

Fun Fact: I was born in Germany!


School: Liberty University

Major: Social Work

Fun Fact: I once laid in a field of golden retrievers! #lifemade

“Rip Hurl”

School: University of Texas at Austin

Major: Education

Fun Fact: I have a puppy black lab named Duke Paoa Kahanamoku!


School: Blinn College

Major: HR Management

Fun Fact: I lived in the virgin islands for 10 years!


School: Texas A&M University

Major: Education

Fun Fact: I played volleyball growing up and still LOVE the sport!

“Baby Bayou”

School: Texas Womens University

Major: Speech and Language Pathology

Fun Fact: I love mixing m&m’s and skittles and eating them together!!


School: Texas A&M

Major: Sports Management

Fun Fact: I was born and adopted from Russia!


School: University of Mary Hardin – Baylor

Major: Nursing

Fun Fact: I was found on a CAT scan.


School: Texas A&M University

Major: Allied Health

Fun Fact: Even though I used to be a camper at the Woods, I still get lost everywhere I go!


School: Texas A&M University

Major: Animal Science

Fun Fact: I used to have a pet Raccoon.


School: Texas A&M

Major: Civil Engenering

Fun Fact: I’ve been skydiving!

“Project Runaway”

School: University of Arkansas

Major: Apparel Merchandising and Product Development

Fun Fact: I grew up coming to Pine Cove for 13 years!

“Kenney G”

School: University of Texas at Austin

Major: Accounting

Fun Fact:

“Bon Queasy”

School: Texas A&M University

Major: Business Management

Fun Fact: I’m a third generation Aggie!


School: University of Central Arkansas

Major: Interior Design

Fun Fact: My dream dog is an English Bulldog.


School: Baylor University

Major: Communication

Fun Fact: I am obsessed with coffee!


School: University of Texas at Austin

Major: Undeclared

Fun Fact:When I was younger, I asked for a bow and arrow for Christmas because I wanted to be like Katniss from the Hunger Games.


School: Baylor University

Major: Accounting

Fun Fact: I hate carbonation.


School: Texas Tech University

Major: Anthropology

Fun Fact: Glasses make my face sweaty.

Guy Counselors


Major: Missouri State University

School: Entertainment Management

Fun fact: I was a camper at the Woods for 11 years before working with Camp in the City last year, and now I’m back home at the Woods!


School: Texas Tech University

Major: Accounting

Fun Fact: I’ve had two encounters with Big Foot, ask me about them.

“My Leg”

School: Oklahoma State University

Major: Elementary Education

Fun Fact: I have lived in Australia.

“Full Send, Probably”

School: Baylor University

Major: Business

Fun Fact: I’m afraid of Dolphins.


School: University of Texas at Austin

Major: Communications

Fun Fact: I’m left-handed, except when it comes to golfing and playing the guitar.

“Coolie B”

School: Grand Canyon University

Major: Business

Fun Fact: I work at a rock climbing gym.


School: University of Mary Hardin

Major: Pre-Physical Therapy

Fun Fact: I play college baseball!


School: Baylor University

Major: Professional Selling

Fun Fact: I am faster then my friends wiener dog.

“Water Hazard”

School: University of Arkansas

Major: Finance

Fun Fact: I played competitive golf!


School: Louisiana State University

Major: Finance

Fun Fact: It takes 142.18 licks to reach the center of a Tootsie pop.


School: Tyler Junior College


Fun Fact:


School: Baylor University

Major: Communications

Fun Fact: I took a Gap year in a foreign country after highschool.




Fun Fact:

“Muddy Buddy”

School: Texas A&M University

Major: Business

Fun Fact: I have a twin who’s also a counselor!


School: Texas A&M University

Major: Business Finance

Fun Fact: I have a twin!


School: UT Tyler

Major: Industrial Tech

Fun Fact: I can do a backflip but only 80% of the time.



School: Baylor University

Major: Occupational Therapy

Fun Fact: Im a certified florist!


School: Oklahoma State University

Major: Elementary Education

Fun Fact: I LOVE to travel. I have been to seven other countries in the past two years!!


School: University of Mississippi

Major: Journalism/International Business

Fun Fact: I peed my pants when I was twelve in the aisle of Target.


School: Stephen F. Austin State University

Major: Speech-Language Pathology

Fun Fact: I would eat pickles with every meal if I could! I love to sing!

“Sneaky Pete”

School: Texas Christian University

Major: Sports Broadcasting

Fun Fact: I’ve been on Woods leadership before, though I’m only a CIT.

“Charles Parkley”

Position: Kitchen Crew/LG



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