SLMC - Teen Camp

Staff & Board of Directors

Board of Directors

In our 50+ years, 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 give direction to the camp’s leadership team. 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 General Meeting (spring) and may serve a maximum of 2 terms.

SLMC Board of Directors

David Lobe, Chair

Christina Reimer, Vice Chair

Scott Beech, Treasurer

Wendy Janzen, Secretary and MCEC Rep

Katie Goerzen Sheard, Staff Rep

Doug Blair

Nathan Kruger

Marg Nally

Leadership Team

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

Karen Cornies, Executive Director –  or  519-422-1401

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

Rebecca Heide, Administrator- or 519-422-1401


Summer Staff Roles

Currently Hiring: Contact for more info.

Head Cook:  Please note that this position may be available for up to 6 months (April 25-October 25) or for smaller sections of that term (month long or week long blocks).

Waterfront Director 

New this summer:

Outdoor Education Coordinator

Admin Assistant


Outtrip Counselor

Nature Leader


Kitchen Assistant

Inclusion Coordinator

Initiatives Leader

Head Outtripper

Head Counselors

Craft Leader

CILT Leader

Canoe Trip Counselor

Spiritual Life Coordinator