camp staff

eric scheve

Eric Scheve

Camp Director | Email

Eric is originally from Indianola, IA. He has served in a number of capacities at camp, including Cabin Leader, Ministry Assistant, a Camp Cook and Program Coordinator before becoming the Assistant Director.  Eric enjoys staying active, along with following his favorite sports teams, the Oakland A’s and Raiders.  Need another person for a game or activity, look for Eric, as he is already ready to join in on the fun!

jessica cherland

Jessica Cherland

Office Assistant  |  Email

Jessica joined the camp staff in the spring of 2012. She lives in Spirit Lake, Iowa with her husband, Kevin and their two children. When not at camp, Jessica likes to stay busy with graphic design projects, photography and spending time with family. Two facts one fib: Jessica has parasailed in Maui, Hawaii. She operates the most followed Vincent Price fan account on Twitter. Jessica has met several famous musicians including a well known 90’s band.

Austin Duncan

Ministry Assistant  |  Email

Austin has been part of LOUMC since the summer of 2014, serving primarily as a Cabin Leader until joining the year-round team in 2019.  Growing up in Milford, Iowa, Austin is familiar with the Iowa Great Lakes and loves the local community.  An avid snowmobiler, Austin loves to work on his sleds and race during the winter months.  In his free time, Austin enjoys playing both board and video games as well as weed eating whenever possible!