Katie Daughtrey is the Director of Youth Ministry for Holy Trinity and Twelve Apostles, the Director of Religious Education for Twelve Apostles, the Youth Office Assistant for the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph, and yes, she does know that’s a lot. She feels blessed to have the chance to encounter and (hopefully) change the lives of so many through her work. Camp ministry has been a passion for her since her time on Summer Staff at Camp Covecrest in 2008. Contact Katie with all your questions about registration! firstname.lastname@example.org 816-756-1850 x211
Sam Geringer is the Director of Youth Ministry for St. Gregory in Maryville, MO. Sam started working as a summer staffer at Camp Savio in 2012. He became a director in 2014.
DeLyne Knox is a volunteer youth minister at St. Patrick in Kansas City. She’s pretty cool. She has a secret talent in graphic design. Are you a fan of the Camp Logo? Let DeLyne know, she designed it! DeLyne and husband Troy have been married for over 20 years! They have 2 grown children and 1 grandchild. email@example.com
Arcadia Mejia attends Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas. She has declared her major as Secondary Education and Social Studies, with a minor in Theology. God willing, she hopes to one day be a school principal.
Olivia Messina has been involved with Camp Savio since 2012, starting off as a Summer Staffer and transitioning into a Director. Over the years Olivia has learned the importance of the impact that Camp Savio has on the relationship that each child can build with Christ. Once a camper needed and being able to experience Christ’s love through a camp experience has impacted her love for Camp Savio. She has a true passion for working with the youth and a passion about building Camp Savio into what Christ truly wants it to be.
Michael Nations is currently the Director of Youth Ministry for the Diocese. He has a passion for the youth and for camp stemming from his years at Sacred Heart Parish and working with the Missouri Dept. of Conservation. He has firsthand knowledge of the impact that nature can play on the lives of people, especially Youth. Jesus spent 40 days encountering nature and praying to God so Michael has always realized the importance of being centered around God and nature. He became more involved so that the youth are able to understand how this is the focus of Camp Savio. firstname.lastname@example.org 816-714-2374
Diane Pickert, along with Tim Volk, is the co-founder of Camp Savio. Diane is the oldest of the Directors taking on the roll of Mom at Camp Savio, Every year she feels rejuvenated after Camp Savio. Diane has 2 daughters, Julia, married to Matt Unger, and Lucy, married to Evan Shepard. Diane found her love and passion for youth ministry while volunteering as a parent when her two daughters were teens in youth group. She feels very blessed to be a part of the Camp Savio family. email@example.com 816-401-2891
Tim Volk, along with Diane Pickert, is the co-founder of Camp Savio. Tim is the Director of Youth Ministry at St. Therese North. Married to the most amazing person his wife, Jean, and they have 2 energetic sons, Henry and John Paul, and 2 beautiful daughters, Gianna and Lydia. With Tim’s life experiences and wild ideas he can take anything and make it work. Pushing the boundaries of ultimate fun! Tim enjoys living his faith in everything he does and uses his gifts from God to help teens build a closer relationship to Christ. firstname.lastname@example.org 816-741-5400 x119
Jen Zans is the Director of Youth Ministry for Sacred Heart – Shawnee. Jen has much experience with camp – working at Camp Tekakwitha in Kansas for 3 summers, working as a missionary for Lifeteen’s Camp Hiawasee in Georgia in 2014, and working as a summer staffer at Camp Savio from 2011-2013 and as a director since 2014.