Staff & Board of Directors

Make an impact that lasts a lifetime!  Come work with Silver Lake Mennonite Camp!

2023 Seasonal Staff Applications are at  Applications are now closed.

Seasonal Staff Job Descriptions

Assistant Director

Head Cook

Day Camp Director 

For all other staff position descriptions click here.

Leadership Team

United by their desire for SLMC to thrive, the leadership team tends to the operating of SLMC and focuses its collective time and energy to ensure lives are changed at Silver Lake.

Rebekah Caldwell, Interim Executive Director –  or  519-422-1401

Karen Buschert, Program Director –

Rebekah Caldwell, Outdoor Education Director –  or  519-422-3200

Rebecca Heide, Administrator –

Karen Buschert, Director of Day Camps & Administrator for Seasonal Staff –

Board of Directors

SLMC has grown into a multi-faceted organization including summer camp, outdoor education, retreats and rentals.  Silver Lake is governed by an elected Board of Directors who protect and direct Silver Lake. Ultimately, they are responsible for SLMC’s strategic direction and overall performance, and by adhering to good governance practices, they ensure SLMC can accomplish its future goals while being true to it’s mission and values. Board Members are appointed to 3 year terms at the Annual Meeting (spring) and may serve a maximum of 2 terms.

SLMC Board of Directors

Doug Blair (Secretary, Treasurer)

Shauna Heide

Mark Modolo (Vice-Chair)

Chris Morgan

Margaret Nally

Christina Reimer (Chair)

Lilette Wiens


Staff Grants:

Staff are encouraged to apply for any applicable grants.  Much thanks to generous donors!

Grants for Staff for the 2024 Spring/ Summer Season

Adventure4Change: $1,000 Grant

This grant is available for one staff from the Adventure4Change community who is working a minimum of 5 weeks during the 2024 spring or summer season at SLMC.

Grants are disbursed after completion of the contracted weeks of work so long as the staff has completed the weeks of work and is in good standing with SLMC.

To apply email