Staff

Director

Steven Miers
Steven is our awesome director and loves camping. He brings a wealth of practical knowledge from his farming background and loves having a good chat with people.

Operations Coordinator

Ben Cochrane
Ben and his family think camp is the best place! He loves hosting, holiday camps and making the place look good!

Ministry Coordinator

Zoe Finlay
Zoe is one of our programme directors and is heavily involved with holiday camps! She is the go to when it comes to our leaders here at camp. 

Office Manager

Rebecca Shepherd
Rebecca's been with us for over a year and has been involved in a variety of areas around camp but has now taken on our office manager role. She has a range of skills that makes camp better because she's part of the team!

Head Maintenance

Les Irvine
Les is our grounds and maintenance man. He has a wide range of skills and can fix almost anything! He has a huge job and a very long "to do" list that never seems to get shorter.

Maintenance/Host

Nick Dodds
The majority of Nick's time is spent working on grounds and maintenance during the week. In the weekends he is your "go to guy" as he does the majority of the hosting.

Maintenance/Host

Brett Falconer
Brett is a massive asset around camp and helps out with a variety of stuff, whether it be hosting, maintenance or programme directing

Instructor/ Host

Cameron Bruce
Cameron does many things around camp but his main job is to host, instruct on the climbing wall, and to help carry out the maintenance work around camp.

James Doyle

James Doyle
James has been with us for 5 years now. He and his family moved here from Scotland and James loves to create delicious meals. He is enthusiastic and always has a joke or two on the tip of his tongue.

Second Chef

Nat Feldon
Nat is our 2nd chef. He not only cooks but is an essential member of our maintenance team

Junior Chef

Grace Bruce
Grace volunteered for a few months over summer and became such an asset to the team that we couldn't let her go! She spends majority of her time busy helping in the kitchen or out and about doing other jobs around camp!

Interns

Intern

Alex Miers

Intern

Sophie Livingstone

Our interns are placement through Pathways College. This internship is unique as it is balanced between 50% ministry and 50% study. Their ministry is 15 hours paid work and 15 hours volunteered. Their study is towards a diploma in Christian Ministries and is made up of six week long block courses throughout the year and online assignments. Contact leaders@cyc.org.nz if you are interested in this internship or head onto our intern page

Volunteers

We currently have no volunteers at CYC. Please get in contact if you would like to volunteer for a period of time here at camp!