Camp Horizon Counselors

       Bryant Belden

Bryant is a student at Southwestern College studying religion philosophy. Bryant enjoys woodworking and hanging out with friends. He is excited to get the chance to see people's lives transformed at camp.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


        Olivia Black

Olivia is a 19-year-old who will be a sophomore this fall at Wichita State University studying elementary education. Olivia's home church is Woodlawn UMC in Derby, Kansas.

What are three things you cannot live without?

  • Family
  • Friends
  • Music

 

What is your favorite movie or television show?

Italian Job

Out of anyone in the world (living or deceased), who would you most like to have dinner with?

Mother Theresa

What is the best advice you have ever received?

During a hard week at college, with a multitude of big assignments due, my father said that "Worries end, when faith begins." Those words struck home, and made me realize that everything is going to be alright in the end if you have faith.

What is your favorite quote?

"Proud men are always looking down on things and people; and as long as you are looking down, you can not see something that is above." - C.S. Lewis


      Jordan Boden

Jordan is 18-year-old. Jordan's home town is Mulvane, Kansas, and her church is Furley UMC, in Furley, Kansas.

What are three things you cannot live without?

  • Music
  • Dogs
  • Showering

 

What is your favorite movie or television show?

Grey's Anatomy

Out of anyone in the world (living or deceased), who would you most like to have dinner with?

Ronald Reagan - he was my father's favorite president.

What is the best advice you have ever received?

Stay strong, be strong, live strong.

What is your favorite quote?

"I am only one, but I am still one. I cannot do everything but I can do something. I will not refuse to do the something I can." - Helen Keller


        Alyssa Cole

Alyssa is a freshman Kansas State studying elementary education. Karen's hometown is Wichita, Kansas. Alyssa enjoys singing, baking and quoting movies. She is excited to see how God changes the lives of the kids who come to camp.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


      Melissa Connell

Melissa is a student at Southwestern College studying religion philosophy. Melissa's hometown is Wichita, Kansas. She enjoys crocheting, playing soccer and tennis and going on adventures. She is excited to get to know everyone on staff and hekp kids learn about God, grown in faith and make lifelong friends.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


      Felicia Edson

Felicia is a 20-year-old sophomore at Emporia State University studying elementary education. Felicias home church is First UMC in Fredonia, Kansas.

What are three things you cannot live without?

  • My dog
  • Books
  • My friends

 

What is your favorite movie or television show?

  • 27 Dresses
  • Grey's Anatomy 

 

Out of anyone in the world (living or deceased), who would you most like to have dinner with?

I would choose my deceased sister Jennie. She passed at such a young age I never got to know her. It would be awesome to have dinner with her to meet her and get to know her.

What is the best advice you have ever received?

Don't worry about tomorrow today has enough worries of its own.

 

What is your favorite quote?

"Why fit in when your were born to stand out?" - Dr. Seuss


      Landon Harvey

Landon is a student at Northern Oklahoma College studying nursing. Landon's hometown is Glencoe, Oklahoma. He enjoys learning about anything related to medicine, playing the ukelele, lifting, crocheting, drawing, reading and spending time with friends. He is excited to see how God is going to work through him with this opportunity and how He will work through the children and the counselors Landon will be in community with. C

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


       Nick Huggard

Nick is a student at Kansas State studying family studies and human services. Nick's hometown is Overland Park, Kansas. He enjoys singing and playing basketball. He is excited to get to know and influence all of the campers and to tell lots of puns.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


      Jaden Lavender

Jaden is a student at Ozark Christian College studying Biblical justice. Jaden's hometown is Wichita, Kansas. She enjoys painting, crocheting and quoting Disney. She is excited to see the impact God will have on the kids and the way He will move in their lives throughout the summer.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


     Will Montgomery

Will is a 19-year-old freshman at the University of Kansas studying business. WIll's home church is Trinity UMC in Hutchinson, Kansas.

What are three things you cannot live without?

  • Family
  • Friends
  • My phone

 

What is your favorite movie or television show?

The Blind Side

Out of anyone in the world (living or deceased), who would you most like to have dinner with?

NBA All-star Kevin Durant, because he is my favorite basketball player

What is the best advice you have ever received?

To live everyday to the fullest.

 What is your favorite quote?

"My favorite things in life don't cost any money. It's really clear that the most precious resource we all have is time."


       Mariah Patillo

Mariah is a student at Southwestern College studying elementary education. Mariah's hometown is Montrose, Colorado. She enjoys crocheting and playing guitar. She is excited to get to know the campers this summer and build relationships with them.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


   Paige Richardson

Paige is 18 years old. Paige's home church is First UMC in Winfield, Kansas.

What are three things you cannot live without?

  • Friends
  • Church
  • Family

 

What is your favorite movie or television show?

Man of Steel

Out of anyone in the world (living or deceased), who would you most like to have dinner with?

Superman or Clark Kent. I think that Superman has some great values and morals.
I would love to be able to talk with Superman and get his advice on the best way to change the world or really just anything. I think he's a great role model and I would
love to get to know him.

What is the best advice you have ever received?

I once visited with a veteran and he gave ,e some great advice. He told me that the most important thing in the world is getting an education but that it's worth nothing if you don't want it or you're not doing it for you.

What is your favorite quote?

"A hero is someone who is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles." - Christopher Reeve


         Alex Smith

Alex is from Wichita, Kansas, and has plans to join the US Air Force in the fall. Alex enjoys swimming, hiking and watching hockey. He is excited about showing the campers how God works in every aspect in our life whether it is large or small.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


       Reed Strawn

Reed is a student at Kansas state studying architecture. Reed's hometown was Rose Hill, Kansas, but now he lives in Manhattan, Kansas. He enjoys jamming out on his guitar and playing racquetball with friends. He is ready to create an exciting and memorable summer for the campers as they come to know more about Christ and grow in His love.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


       Jordan Suhler

Jordan will be a student at Hutchinson Community College this fall. Jordan's hometown is Hesston, Kansas. He enjoys restoring his car and hanging out with friends. He is excited about helping people grown with their faith and just being at Horizon.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


      Sarah Watkins

Sarah is a student at Kansas State studying elementary education and Spanish. Sarah's hometown is Derby, Kansas. She enjoys crocheting, baking, friend-time and reading. She is excited to see God work in amazing ways in the lives of the campers and staff. She is also excited to continue old relationships with campers and build new ones. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


   Stacia Williamsom

Stacia is a 18-year-old freshman at Butler County Community College studying culinary/restaurant management. Stacia's home church is Community Crossroads in Maple City, Kansas.

What are three things you cannot live without?

  • Jesus
  • Family
  • Chocolate

 

What is your favorite movie or television show?

Eldorado

Out of anyone in the world (living or deceased), who would you most like to have dinner with?

Peter, I would just like to have a conversation with him about betraying Jesus. His story has always intrigued me.

What is the best advice you have ever received?

Do things right the first time.

 

What is your favorite quote?

"Its never failure until you don't learn from it."