Village Creek Team

The staff and leadership here at Village Creek is comprised of men and women who love, care and pray for every single camper. If you have any questions for any of our staff, feel free to reach out and email them or call our office to speak with them. You can contact the  office at

Staff & Leadership

  • Camie & Tom Treptau


    We love camping ministry, we love Village Creek, and we would love to serve you. In a place like Village Creek you can connect with people to build strong lasting friendships, you can be challenged and encouraged in your walk with the Lord, and make some great memories.  Come join us!

    Contact Tom at:

    or Camie at:

  • Sue Lyford

    Director of Guest Services

    Welcome to Camp!  We'd sure love the opportunity to have you here as our guest!  I would love to help you with questions you have regarding camp, our resources and programs, your bill... you name it and I'll do my best to help!

    You can reach me at 563-535-7320, extension 102, or e-mail at

  • Ben Kelm

    Assistant Director

    Ben's greatest desire is to see campers come to know Jesus in fresh and new ways.  He is a great addition to our staff, and joined the team in the summer of 2019.

  • Brandi Terrill

    Program Director

    Brandi joined the full time staff team in 2017 as the Program Director.  She loves people and having fun - seek her out when you are here to say hello!

  • Pam Nichols

    Food service

    Village Creek has some of the best home cooked food around.  Fresh bread, a wide variety of menu items at each meal, and flexibility to serve those with dietary needs.  Food is a wonderful part of the way we are here to serve you.  Email Pam with questions:

  • NIkki West

    Program Staff

  • Joe Aldrich

    Buildings and grounds

    Joe and his family joined us in May of 2017 - His expertise and desire to make the camp facilities the best possible is evident in all he does!  His wife Mandy and kids help out around camp too!  You can email him at

  • Bekka Lawrence


    Bekka is our amazing baker at camp - making all the yummy breads and cookies and desserts.  If you've got a sweet tooth - she's the one to find at camp!