Meet the team!
As promised, here’s a line-up of our Commission Camping team! Please pray for us as we model Christian camping and Jesus to the Hondurans next week, and for safe travels.
Austin works full time for Pine Cove at the Woods family camp. He lives in an apartment on a farm in Tyler, TX with his lovely wife, Laura Kathryn. Austin gained a passion for international missions while in his college ministry at the University of Alabama. He is super excited to help co-lead the trip to Honduras this year and see the Lord do awesome things!
Jerad works full time for Pine Cove at the Bluffs family camp. He’s from Colorado, and loves being surrounded by mountains again each time he goes to Honduras. Jerad co-lead last year’s team as well, and is excited to co-lead our last trip to Campamento Del Rey in Honduras with such a fun crew!
Anna is a Junior at Texas Christian University majoring in History and Education. She has worked at Pine Cove the past two summers and looks forward to summer 2015 back at the Woods. Anna is super excited to go to Honduras for the first time with Pine Cove and share the love of Jesus and camp with the kids there!
Conor worked his first summer at Pine Cove in 2014 at the Woods Family Camp. He’s from Arlington, Texas and you will most likely always find him jamming hard to some hip-hop. This is his second time to Honduras, the first time with Pine Cove Commission Camping. He is excited to see God glorified in and through Honduran youth and see the Gospel go forth!
Mason is a full time student at Sam Houston State University and is majoring in Industrial Technology. He is from Baytown, Texas and loves to travel, especially to be a counselor in another country. He is excited for the opportunity to share the gospel with campers in Honduras!
Savannah “The Last Sipper” Binford– Savannah is a junior at Texas A&M University, studying Economics and Health. The Lord opened up doors to bring Savannah to Pine Cove Bluffs at the last minute for Summer 2014, and she is so excited to see what He’s going to continue to do as we travel to Honduras. Savannah is looking forward to working alongside other staff as we represent Jesus and Pine Cove at Campamento del Rey in Honduras!
Kyle is a junior business major at Texas A&M University. He has worked at Pine Cove for the last 2 summers and has experienced tremendous life transformation and growth because of summer camp, both as a camper and as a counselor. Kyle is excited to help bring the love of Christ, through the avenue of a camp, to the children in Honduras.
Grant is currently enrolled at UT Tyler getting his BBA in Marketing and is pursuing a career as a magician. He has been to Honduras with Pine Cove for the last two years and is excited to go one last time.
Addie is a junior at The University of Texas and is returning for her third summer at the Bluffs in 2015. She is minoring in Spanish and is excited to use those skills during her time in Honduras. Addie went to Honduras last year, and is excited to see what God has in store for this year!
Mallory worked at the Bluffs this summer and was a Baby Ruth in 2013. She is a sophomore at John Brown University studying to become a counselor. She has a passion for both Pine Cove Camps and Latin America and is so excited to see what God has in store for this trip to Honduras!
Cameron is a junior finance major at Texas A&M, is from Plano, TX and will be going back to work his 3rd summer at the Bluffs in 2015. He is super excited to head to Honduras on his first mission trip out of the country.
Brandon is a junior Finance major at Texas A&M. He worked at Pine Cove for his first time last summer as a counselor at the Woods. He loves to play sports, road trip around the country with friends, and spend time with friends. This will be his third time out of the country for missions and he is extremely excited to see how the Lord uses our team!
Lexus has spent the past two summers serving at the Pine Cove Woods family camp. She grew up in Coppell, Texas and currently attends Texas A&M where she studies History. Lexus has never been to Honduras- or on a mission trip- but can’t wait to serve the community and see the country!
Kenneth “Zoom Goes the Dynamite” McIntyre – Kenneth is a sophomore Industrial and Systems Engineering major at Texas A&M, originally from Fort Worth, Texas. His biggest passion is soccer, and the joy the game can bring to people of all nations. He is looking forward to the opportunity to spread the Gospel in Central America.
Ben is a sophomore in the business school at Texas A&M University who was a 2nd half counselor at the Woods family camp last summer, and will be a full summer counselor and lifeguard at the woods in 2015. Ben also grew up at the woods week 3, and his family will be returning for their 11th consecutive summer at Pine Cove. Ben is from Dallas and has only left the country two other times for mission trips to Guatemala. He is very excited about serving The Lord through his favorite ministry, Pine Cove, with this team.
Nathan is a sophomore at Texas A&M University where he majors in Supply Chain Management. He worked as a Bluffs counselor for the second half of last summer and is set to return for the full summer in 2015. He is so excited to be a part of this team and get to serve in Honduras.