Terry Friesen
Executive Director

Terry joined the PVBC team in June of 2021 after 12 years of teaching science at Garden Valley Collegiate. Terry and Jill have been involved in camp ministry since 2010 and are very excited about the next chapter here at Pembina Valley. They have four kids Hazel, Luna, Quin and Sophie. Terry loves God, has a heart for campers of all ages and loves spending time in God's creation. He also enjoys basketball, music and mountain biking with his family.

James Shiels
Assistant Director

James joined the PVBC team in October of 2022 along with his wife, Brandi, and two kids, Bear and Violet. James and Brandi love and believe in the impact of camp ministry and are excited to get to be a part of that at PVBC. They bring many years of camp experience with them from their times at Winkler Bible Camp, Camp Qwanoes and Gospel Light Bible Camp. James also enjoys music, sports, hiking with his wife and playing games with his kids.

Trevor Elias
Program Director

Trevor is our Program Director here at PVBC. He has been involved in camp ministry since 2012. Trevor and his wife Renee have one son, Keston. Their heart is to Glorify God and add value to people. In his spare time Trevor enjoys playing music, wood working and mountain biking.

Colby Thiessen
Head of Maintenance

Colby has been our maintenance guy here at PVBC since the beginning of 2020. He has a love for God, and in his spare time, Colby enjoys snowmobiling, board games and foosball.

Jessica Siemens

Jessica is the administrator and has been involved in camp ministry since 2020. She loves God and has a heart for seeing others grow in their faith. In her spare time she enjoys taking care of her plants, crocheting and playing golf.

Maya Losch

Maya is the wrangler and has been involved with camp ministry at PVBC since the summer of 2019. Maya has a passion for serving God, and enjoys riding horses, hiking, snowboarding, and hanging out with good friends.

Logan Hildebrand

Logan is one of the maintenance assistants here and has been involved in camp ministry since 2018. He has a heart to serve the Lord in all he does and be a light of God wherever he goes. Some of Logan's passions are drums, guitar and baseball.

Declan Winter

Declan is on maintenance and has been involved in camp ministry at PVBC since 2016. He loves growing in his faith alongside others, and during his time off he thoroughly enjoys foraging, baking and reading.