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.

executive@camplutherwood.org


 Laura Ensch      OFFICE MANAGER

Staff Laura

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

office@camplutherwood.org


Amy Ecklund                 PROGRAM DIRECTOR

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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.

program@camplutherwood.org


Rachel Brainard                ROPES COURSE MANAGER, MARKETING DIRECTOR

Rachel comes to us from Oklahoma and has worked at various camps.  She has 5 years of experience in outdoor ministry and is excited to see our challenge course grow.  She has a passion for experiential learning and loves to interact with people of all ages.
adventure@camplutherwood.org