Our Team

Executive Director

Rich Birch


Rich has been involved in ministry leadership for over 20 years. Early on he was a pioneer in the multisite church movement in North America while leading at The Meeting […]

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Lead Director of Summer Programs

Ethan Clark


Ethan has a long-time relationship with Camp Mini-Yo-We with a history of being both a camper and a summer staff in his youth. More recently Ethan held the full time […]

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Simone Barnard


Simone has a passion for working with children and youth and has a background of customer service. Simone grew up volunteering in her mom’s private school and went on to […]

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Outdoor Centre Administrator & Staff Coordinator

Sandra Peca

  (705)-385-2629 ext. 220

Sandra Peca has been involved in Camp since she was a very little girl. She was introduced to Junior Camp at the age of 6 and never looked back. She […]

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Sales & Marketing Manager

Spencer Tamming

  (705) 385-2629 ext. 211

Spencer began coming to Camp when he was just 9 years old. After going through our Enterprise and LIT programs, he spent 7 years on our summer staff team working […]

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Girls Camp Director

Liane Seckington


Liane is a Mini-Yo-We alumni from 1994 to 2003 and has more recently been plugged into Ontario Pioneer Camp where she served in various leadership roles. She has an engineering […]

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Director of Discipleship & Discovery Camp Director

Michelle Little

Michelle leads both the Discovery Camp team and gives leadership to the overall spiritual growth strategy across all of our summer programs. We look forward to continuing to unify the […]

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Boys Camp Director

Scott McIntosh


Scott McIntosh is new to Boys Camp, but not to Camp Mini-Yo-We. He and his wife Elizabeth served as the directors of our Enterprise program three summers ago and you […]

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Leaders in Training Director

Jeremy Enns


Jeremy began his time at Camp as a 2007 LIT. He continued on as summer staff for a number of years including two as the “ABCD” (Assistant Boys Camp Director). […]

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Outdoor Centre Director

Jez Bell

  705-385-2629 ext. 222

Jez has a heart for Camp Mini-Yo-We and education in the outdoors. Throughout 2003 to 2007 Jez worked full time at Camp helping to establish what is now the Camp […]

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Community Life Director

Zach Painter


Zach is one of our community life directors helping to oversee our year-round internship. Zach grew up in New Brunswick and came to Mini-Yo-We in 2016 after years of experience at Shiktehawk Bible […]

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Community Life Director

Meaghan Jackson


Meaghan is one of our community life directors helping to oversee our year-round internship. Meaghan grew up in Barrie, Ontario and started at Mini-Yo-We in the summer of 2016. Meaghan has […]

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Shared Services Director

Jon Welch


Jon serves on our Lead Team providing oversight and direction to our facility, food services, and office as well as our approach to risk & compliance. Jon previously served as an Associate Pastor in Orillia and […]

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Financial Administrator

Cynthia Heidman

  (705) 385-2629 ext. 223
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General Tradesman

Paul Jewitt

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Site Manager

Ted Heidman

  (705)-385-2629 ext. 240
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Mike Leney

  (705)-385-2629 ext. 239
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Assistant Custodian

Jesse Landin

  705-385-2629 ext. 285

Jesse and his wife Meghan have always had a passion for camp ministry and are glad to be back in the ministry of reaching children for Jesus through camping.  Before […]

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Food Services Manager

Lana Delong

  (705)-385-2629 ext. 241
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