#MeetTheStaff 2017 ROUND ONE

Introducing 7 members of your 2017 Summer Staff Team!

Name: Emily Baxa
Age: 19
College: Northwestern College, IA
Major: Elementary Education
Position: Counselor Favorite Verse: Ephesians 3:20-21 and Psalm 139
Favorite Hobbies: Drinking coffee, going to
concerts and camping in the summer.
Favorite Quote: “Life isn’t meant to be easy, it’s meant to be His.”
Least Favorite Word: Chunky
Introvert or Extrovert: Both
Favorite Vacation Ever: Tokyo, Japan
Favorite Kind of Cheese: Pepper Jack
Chipotle Order: Chicken burrito, white rice,
no beans and salsa, sour cream, cheese and lettuce. Chips and guac on the side.
Favorite Get-to-know-you Question: What is your dream job? Like an un-imaginable one.
Name: Amelia Woolsey
Age: 19
College: Texas Tech University
Major: Biochemistry
Position: Counselor Favorite Verse: “Little children, let us not love in word or talk but in deed and in truth.” – 1 John 3:18
Favorite Hobbies: Arts and crafts, hammocking, and quoting Parks and Recreation
Favorite Quote: “I have no idea what I’m
doing, but I know I’m doing it well.” Andy Dwyer
Least Favorite Word: Ooze
Introvert or Extrovert: Introvert
Favorite Vacation Ever: Yellowstone National Park
Favorite Kind of Cheese: Whatever they put in cheese curds
Chipotle Order: Brown rice, black beans, chicken, pico de gallo, cheese, corn, lettuce, and sour cream
Favorite Get-to-know-you Question: What’s your favorite pun?
Name: Ben Smith
Age: 23
College: St. Cloud State University
Major: Accounting
Position: Counselor Favorite Verse: Psalm 18:2
Favorite Hobbies: Sports, Biking, Running, Outdoor Activities
Favorite Quote: “I see now that the circumstances of one’s birth are irrelevant. It is what you do with the gift of life that determines who you are.”
Least Favorite Word: Bae
Introvert or Extrovert: Depends on the situation.
Favorite Vacation Ever: Yellowstone National Park
Favorite Kind of Cheese: American
Chipotle Order: Double wrapped chicken burrito; as much as I can fit in it.
Favorite Get-to-know-you Question: “What is the air-speed velocity of an unladen swallow?”
Name: Kori Bosman
Age: 18
College: NDSU
Major: Exercise Science
Position: Counselor Favorite Verse: Philippians 4:7
Favorite Hobbies: Reading and Running
Favorite Quote: “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” Eleanor Roosevelt
Least FavoriteWord: February
Introvert or Extrovert: Introvert
Favorite Vacation Ever: Tennessee 2017
Favorite Kind of Cheese: Pepper Jack
Chipotle Order: Sofritas bowl, white rice,
black beans, fresh tomato salsa, cheese, lettuce
Favorite Get-to-know-you Question: Potatoes or Unicorns?
Name: Nicolas Salzl
Age: 19
College: Northwestern College, Iowa
Major: Youth Ministry
Position: Night Watchman Favorite Verse: Isaiah 53:5
Favorite Hobbies: Skateboarding, camping, hammocking, slack-lining, swimming, traveling.
Favorite Quote: Closed doors are closed opportunities.
Least Favorite Word: Its a bad word.. the R word…
Introvert or Extrovert: Extrovert.
Favorite Vacation Ever: Austria and Germany when I was 16.
Favorite Kindof Cheese: I’m 50% Italian raised in an Italian household…. Don’t ask me that…
Chipotle Order: steak and chorizo bowl with cheese sour cream and lettuce.
Favorite Get-to-know-you Question: Where are you from?
Name: Weston Wold
Age: 18
College: Bethel University
Major: Choral Music Education
Position: Male Counselor Favorite Verse: Romans 3:23
Favorite Hobbies: I love playing instruments and singing as well as playing ultimate frisbee and tennis.
Favorite Quote: “You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take. Wayne Gretzky -Micheal Scott” Weston Wold
Least Favorite Word: I love all words equally
Introvert or Extrovert: Extrovert
Favorite Vacation Ever: Italy
Favorite Kind of Cheese: The kind that doesn’t exist
Chipotle Order: Steak burrito with black beans, brown rice, re fried beans, and guacamolè
Favorite Get-to-know-you Question: What is your favorite movie?
Name: Kelsey Rieland
Age: 25
Position: Female Junior Staff Lead
Favorite Verse: 1 Peter 1:22-25
Favorite Hobbies: Playing music, listening to music, discussing music, singing; drinking coffee, making coffee, pouring latte art; learning new languages  Favorite Quote: “Wherever you are, be all there.” Jim Elliot
Least Favorite Word: when the word “but” is added after “I love you”
Introvert or Extrovert: I’m a major introvert with
supernatural extrovert skills
Favorite Vacation Ever: I treated myself to a solo trip to Europe after graduating college. That was neat.
Favorite Kind of Cheese: Feta…the real kind. In Greece.
Chipotle Order: Burrito bowl (hold the gluten-filled tortilla, please!), brown rice, lots of veggies and lots of guac, medium salsa, lettuce, and an apple juice.
Favorite Get-to-know-you Question: Would you rather BE a dragon or OWN a dragon?
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