Rainbow Trail has both Full Time and Summer Staff. In the summer, our staff grows to about 60 members including counselors, ropes coordinators, backpack guides and more! Click HERE to learn more about our Summer Staff.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Dave Jarvis

Dave has been the Executive Director of Rainbow Trail for the past 28 years. He is integral in the design and leadership of our on-site ministries and the day-to-day operations of RTLC.

dave@rainbowtrail.org

img_5184-copyDIRECTOR OF ON-SITE AND BRIDGING BORDERS MINISTRIES

Ben Jarvis

Ben is one of two Assistant Directors at Rainbow Trail and oversees the On-Site program as well as the Bridging Borders Ministries.  Ben is a life-long camper and staff-member at Rainbow Trail and joined the full-time staff in Fall 2013 after graduating from Luther College in Decorah, Iowa.  He has a great passion for the ministry of Rainbow Trail and hopes to bring that passion to others through his work at camp.

ben.jarvis@rainbowtrail.org

 

Samantha

DIRECTOR OF COMPASS POINTS AND DAY CAMP MINISTRIES

Sam Berglund

Sam grew up in Helena, Montana and has been hooked on outdoor ministry all of her life. She oversees both the Day Camp and Compass Points programs here at Rainbow Trail and is passionate about kids knowing God’s unconditional love from within their home community to the tops of the Sangre de Cristos mountains.

samantha@rainbowtrail.org

jordan-website-photoDIRECTOR OF RETREAT MINISTRIES

Jordan Jensen

Jordan is from Clive, Iowa and is excited to be living on higher ground where she can enjoy hiking, camping, and great mountain views. She is the Director of Retreat Ministries and overjoyed to be a part of planning your next retreat! Serving you hospitably and with a sense of humor is what she does best.

jordan@rainbowtrail.org

Kyle LarsonDIRECTOR OF SITE AND FACILITIES

Kyle Larson

Kyle grew up in Littleton, Colorado and is a life-long camper and staff member at Rainbow Trail. He comes to Rainbow Trail with a strong passion for working with his hands, working with people and building relationships.

kyle@rainbowtrail.org

REGISTRAR

Sara Marietta

Sara is the summer camp registrar. She also manages donations and the Thrivent Financial program.

info@rainbowtrail.org

ACCOUNTANT

Aurice Worley

Aurice manages all of the accounting for Rainbow Trail Lutheran Camp.

accounting@rainbowtrail.org

FOOD SERVICE MANAGER

Chris Seaman

Chris comes to Rainbow Trail with a lifetime of food preparation experience. She heads up all aspects of meal preparations and food ordering.

chris@rainbowtrail.org

Katie ScherrPROGRAM ASSISTANT

Katie Scherr

Katie grew up in Wisconsin and found her way out to Colorado two years ago, after graduating from Luther College.  Some of her favorite things include cows, fall colors, and playing outside.  Katie worked at Rainbow Trail in the summers of 2013 and 2014 and is excited to return to the team as a Program Assistant for this retreat season! She dedicated her last year to volunteering at New Legacy Charter School through Urban Servant Corps in Denver and is grateful to use this year to continue connecting with new people through ministry.

katie@rainbowtrail.org

 

Chad NelsenPROGRAM ASSISTANT

Chad Nelsen

Born and raised in Iowa, Chad is excited to be living in the mountains. Camp has always been an important part of his life, as Chad’s parents starting bringing him to family camp in South Dakota as a baby. He also spent three summers on staff at RTLC. After graduating from Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa in 2015, Chad served with the ELCA’s Young Adults in Global Mission program in Rwanda for one year. He is eager to continue assisting in the fantastic ministry of Rainbow Trail.

chad@rainbowtrail.org

Avery & Cheyenne

EXECUTIVE “IT’S PLAY TIME” DIRECTORS

Avery & Cheyenne

Avery and Cheyenne are, without a doubt, part of the Rainbow Trail staff.  They are responsible for leading activities including “Fetch,” “Chase Me!” and “Scratch My Belly!”  Although Cheyenne is the rookie of the team, she is an enthusiastic learner and the veteran Avery is excited to teach.

 

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