Todd and Katherine Stout just joined the Camp Grace staff in 2018; however, they have
been volunteers with the ministry since 1994. Todd is serving as our Executive Director and
Katherine is our Office Manager. They have been married 35 years and have four adult children and one grandchild. Todd graduated from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary with a Masters in Church Music and has served the Lord in the local church, in the roles of Associate and Senior Pastor since 1982. Katherine graduated from the same school with a Masters in Christian Education and has served the Lord as a teacher in both public and private schools. Their love for CBM began with Released-Time in their children’s school.
Nolan and Bambi Eggert and their family (Caitie, Chloe, Ronan, Declan and Finnegan) joined the Camp Grace staff in 2011. Nolan is our Camp Director and Bambi is our
Bookkeeper. They have been married for 21 years. Nolan is a retired Sheriff Deputy and former Minister of Music and Youth. Bambi is also a High School English teacher, passionate about literature. Nolan stays active as a High School volleyball and softball coach and is caretaker to almost 100 exotic animals that he uses in the ROOTS: A Foundation for Life Outdoor Education program. In their free time, Nolan enjoys hiking and wildlife photography and Bambi likes to read.
John and Chita Martens joined the Camp Grace staff in 2006. John is our Director of Facilities and Chita is our Camp Nurse and manages our camper Bible correspondence lessons. They have been married for 33 years and have two adult sons that both serving with the full time staff here at Camp Grace. John and Chita also serve as foster parents. John is a retired Maintenance Technician with Eckerd and Chita is a retired nurse. In their free time, John loves to tinker and Chita enjoys knitting, crocheting and sewing.
David Davison joined the Camp Grace full time staff in 2016. However, he has been serving in the kitchens of Camp Grace since 2008. David is our Guest Group Coordinator as well as our Head Chef. He is passionate about food and loves to experiment, often making quick trips out of state to help other ministries with special events and meals as his fame spreads through the quality of his food and his love for service to Jesus Christ. He makes a "killer" butterscotch pie and is a graduate of the very first class in the CBM National Internship program.
Timmy Martens is no stranger to anyone around this ministry and he joined the full time staff at Camp Grace in 2017. Timmy grew up here at camp and has served for more than 11 years in various roles already. He is a graduate of the CBM National Internship program and serves as our Marketing and Media Coordinator as well as our Teen Ministries Coordinator. As he finishes working on support raising, Timmy is paying extra bills as a professional photographer and loves to show off his work. He is a socialite who just loves being with people but when he finds himself some alone time, he enjoys creative writing or snuggling up with a good book.
Andrew and Moriah Willis have been married for just one year! They joined the full time missionary staff at Camp Grace in 2018, and we are actively working on finishing a home for them on camp property. Andrew is a graduate of the CBM National Internship program and serves as our Head Groundskeeper and Maintenance Assistant. "Drewbacca" is a big sci-fi fan and a quick-witted prankster at heart. Moriah was previously a CBM missionary at one of our sister camps in TN, is passionate about discipleship, and is serving us as our Released Time Coordinator and teen mentor as well as a Program Assistant in the summer.
Mark and Katelyn Martens are currently raising their financial support in order to join our full time missionary staff at Camp Grace. They are both long-time alumni of our summer camp staff and have been married for just 2 years. Mark is a graduate of the CBM National Internship program and is our Program Director. In his free time, Mark loves all things sci-fi and game related. Katelyn has always wanted to have a coffee shop ministry (which we will make a reality) and also serves as our Refuge / Camp Store Coordinator, Hospitality Coordinator, and as a teen mentor.
Guy Silva is currently raising his monthly support to join our full-time staff! Guy was introduced to our ministry by friends in 2017, and found out that he belonged in our family. Guy holds an accounting degree from UNCP and will be our new bookkeeper. He is also interested in grant writing which will greatly benefit our ministry and will be heavily involved in teaching both in Released Time and the ROOTS outdoor education ministries. Guy adds a major athletic component to our staff as he is nearly a semi-pro bowler and disc golfer, and holds his own on a real golf course as well.
Keith and Sandra Eggert joined the staff of Camp Grace as volunteers in 2006. Sandra is our Released Time Registrar. Keith has always served as the camp's resident pastor, and in 2015 became the Interim Executive Director for Camp Grace for three years. They have been married for 56 years and have four children who all serve in various ministries locally, nationally, and overseas. They have 16 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Keith is a retired college professor and Minister of Music. He is especially passionate about music and the Old Testament and still serves as the Seniors Pastor at Antioch Baptist Church in Lumberton, NC.