Jeremy Echols

Jeremy Echols

team leader

JE loves camp and the ministry that takes place in summer camp ministry. He studied business at Louisiana College and received an MDIV at SWBTS. He served as a coach and camp director at Crosspoint Christian Sports Camps, then began full-time in the CentriKid office at LifeWay in 2005. JE’s specific work involves investing in leaders, finding new camp locations, and planning training. He met his wife Emily when they served on camp staff together and their daughter #BabyMadison was born in 2011.


Andy Dukes

Andy Dukes

event coordinator

Andy studied Organizational Communication at Murray State. He served with Crosspoint and CentriKid beginning in 2005 and has been in the office since 2008. He is married to Meghan, who is a 2nd grade teacher. Andy works with camp production, creates videos, and plans VBS preview events. He is our go-to tech guy, and loves all things Apple. Dukes loves to blog about new productivity tools.


Henry Dutton

Henry Dutton

camp specialist

Henry received a BA in Christian Studies and English from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, and he is currently pursuing a Masters degree from the seminary. He began working for CentriKid in 2008 and joined the office team in 2012. He is married to Amy, who is a graphic designer and web developer. Henry manages camp inventory, handles logistic details, plans recreation and adult gathering, and does prep work for LifeWay Kids events. He loves to blog about games, leadership, and spiritual application.


Ellie Doom

Ellie Doom

camp director

Ellie graduated from Murray State University with a degree in Public Relations/Youth and Nonprofit Leadership.  She has worked camp since 2010 and joined our office team in August of 2012.  Ellie helps plan for Bible study, trains Assistant Directors, helps create group leader information, and oversees the camp store.  She loves everything about UK basketball and thinks track times are the best part of the day at camp!


Collin Spindle

Collin Spindle

camp director

Collin graduated from Texas A&M University with a degree in Recreation, Park, and Tourism Sciences and an emphasis in Youth Development. He began working camp in 2010 and joined the office team in August of 2013. Collin works on staff retention, manages staff paperwork, develops track time manuals, and does prep work for LifeWay Kids events. He loves any kind of game and thinks building relationships during Hang Time is the best part of camp.


Former Staffers

Former Staffers

Lance Howerton
Meredith Teasley
Mary Carlisle
Laura Register
Jen Hall
Jessica Herrell
Bud Harlan
Laura (Fillingim) Sampson
Eric Sampson
Adrienne Smith
Wall of Fame