Year-Round Staff

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Rebecca Kjelland – Director of ministries

Rebecca, her husband Aaron, Sander (9), Jonas (9), Torfinn (7) and Brune (5) reside in rural Park River, ND, where they farm.  Rebecca was not raised in a Christian home, but came to know the Lord at a Bible camp near Seattle, Washington when she was 13 years old.  It was then, that she fell in love with Jesus, and it was the first time she felt loved and worthy of love.  Rebecca has a great testimony and is using it to connect with people from all walks of life.






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Tammy Olson – Office Manager

Hi, I am Tammy Olson, Office Manager at Park River Bible Camp. I started working at Park River Bible Camp the summer of 2008. I live in Edinburg with my husband Daniel, son Andrew, and daughter Elizabeth.

Susan Degner – Treasurer

Susan Degner is the Treasurer at Park River Bible Camp.  The daughter of an Air Force B-52 Crew Chief, she grew up mainly in Abilene, TX.  She has lived in North Dakota since August 1995, and has called Park River home since May 1998.  She holds a B.B.A. in General Business from Angelo State University in San Angelo, TX, and a B.B.A. in Accounting from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, TX.  She is a licensed CPA in North Dakota.

20160802_145831 - CopyRichard Kavli – Maintenance

Richard Kavli, from Dahlen, has been working at Park River Bible Camp since 2001. He works part-time throughout the year as a maintenance man. His expertise in pool maintenance and electrical wiring have been greatly appreciated, along with everything else he does for Park River Bible Camp.