Meet Our Staff
Cheryl has a BA in Education from Goshen College and taught for ten years in the private and public school sector before becoming involved in camping ministry. She loves being outdoors and thrives on opportunities to lead and teach in the outdoors. Cheryl has nearly 30 years of experience facilitating groups in team building initiatives. In her free time, she enjoys photography, gardening, wilderness trip camping and exploring the wonders of God's creation. Cheryl has served as Coordinator of Outdoor/Environmental Education at Amigo Centre since 2001.
Jeanna is a homeschool mom; who has been homeschooling for 27 years. She has 4 children, three of whom have graduated and her youngest is in 11th grade. Her family has been participating in Amigo's homeschool program since it started in 1999. When she is not homeschooling, she enjoys playing games with her kids, making various hand crafts, and playing with her pets.
She enjoys nature and being outside, as well as seeing students learn and explore outdoors.
Colton has a BA in Youth Ministry from Bluffton University and has worked at Amigo since 2015. He has served as a Summer Camp counselor. In 2020, Colton became the Youth Ministry Coordinator for both summer and winter youth camps at Amigo. This is his third year as the Gr 3-5 teacher for the Homeschool Nature Study Program. Colton has been a substitute teacher in the public school setting. He is constantly trying to learn new information about nature. This includes learning and recognizing trees, flowers, birds, and fish. Colton also enjoys canoeing, hiking, biking, camping, and playing guitar.
Malachi served as a Summer Camp counselor in 2022 and returned to Amigo in the spring of 2023 for his second season of teaching O/EE. He enjoys working with children. He is an avid basketball fan and also enjoys playing basketball in his free time.