Staff

Jason Kuiper
Director
Jason joined Camp Cedar Glen in 2000, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Outdoor Recreation Administration from San Diego State University. Jason enjoys providing spaces and opportunities for guests to come to a greater understanding of the transforming power of Christ. His other passions are, spending time with his family, surfing, mountain biking, anything outdoors…
Erich Schmitt
Program Coordinator
Erich started off as a camper in 2006 and joined our team as Site Support during 2014. Erich now serves as the Program Coordinator by overseeing our Summer Camp Programs for the United Methodists of the Cal-Pac Conference. He is studying to get his degree in Cognitive and Behavior Neuroscience at UCSD. Erich continues to invest his time towards youth and young adults of the South District.
Kelly Kendall
Administrative Assistant
Kelly grew up in Julian and joined our team in 2016 after living in Alaska the previous 10 years. She is married to Keith Kendall, and together they have one grown son and daughter-in-law. She loves hiking, kayaking, singing, playing guitar, working on stained glass, and exploring outdoors. She also loves spending time with children and has a heart to reach others with the love of Christ.
Matt Schellenberg
Operations Manager
Matt joined our team the fall of 2012. He and his wife Robyn are from San Diego along with their two adorable kids, Mason and Kirra. Matt takes charge in the hands-on innovation as we constantly look to improve Camp Cedar Glen's facilities. Matt spends his time outside of Cedar Glen as the Head Coach of Francis Parker's Cross Country Team. He also enjoys spending time with his family outdoors as well as running, biking, surfing, and camping.
Steve Smith
Head Cook
Steve join our team in 2005 and has more than 20 years of experience in restaurant and camp cooking. Steve was born in Houston Texas and has lived in Southern California for 33 years. The variety and excellence in our menu reflects his time here at Cedar Glen as his team continues to receive rave reviews for their cooking and flexibility. His other passions are Mountain Biking, Traveling, and Exploring the Outdoors.