Lutherwood Staff

Robert K. Gillespie        EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR 

Staff Rob

Previous to joining Lutherwood Rob worked for eight years at a software company in the camp division. In this role he worked with camps to market and grow their organizations. Rob then served on the board for six years and has been the Executive Director since 2014. We are very blessed to have him share his experience, skills, and faith with us at Lutherwood.

 Sara Acre      OFFICE MANAGER

Staff Laura

Sara answers the phones, helps to book rentals, and keeps us organized! When planning a stay at Lutherwood, Sara will be happy to help you answer any questions you may have regarding your stay at Lutherwood. Sara’s years of managing and banking experience give her a unique skill set and one that is highly valued at Lutherwood.

Amy Ecklund                 PROGRAM DIRECTOR


Amy has worked at a variety of Day Camps and Confirmation Camps over the last 12 years with 10 years of experience in Lutheran Outdoor Ministry and Outdoor Education. She brings with her a passion for educating youth and young adults about life in the wonder of nature and a dedication to campers of all ages.


Corey’s High Ropes background includes a Residential Treatment Center, Camp and personal adventures. Her Marketing background includes Managing her Colleges Outdoor Pursuit Center and promoting her home camp in CT. She’s always interested in new ways to utilize the cabins and the ropes course so don’t hesitate to reach out.