The Loucon Staff make ministry happen! Loucon desires that everyone who enters our gates would know God and that they would experience the abundant life that Jesus offers! The staff help us make this a reality by pointing our campers to Jesus, reaching them where they are, and helping them to grow! This special team helps to share the love and message of Jesus with our campers and guests! Along the way they build lifelong friendships and make an eternal impact on the lives of our campers, guests, and one another! We'd love to help you explore the opportunity to serve God through Loucon! Complete an application and let's see what God has in store. 

Whether you're interested in working as a summer staff member, week-long volunteer, or on our Hospitality or Grounds staff, your time at Loucon will be both demanding and rewarding. With Christ at the center of every activity, task, job, or chore, the opportunities for growth are endless. Not only do staff and volunteers have the opportunity to serve and grow personally, but they also have the opportunity to grow in Christian community with one another. With a focus on service to every camper as well as to each other, it is our prayer that everyone who enters the gates of Loucon will grow in their relationship with Christ.

The following link will take you to a page where you'll complete an application. You'll have the opportunity to choose from the job listings currently available. 


Staff/Volunteer Application


Camp Director

Warren Hopper

Warren served on summer staff beginning in 1991 and we haven't been able to get rid of him since. Warren became the Program Director in 1997 and Camp Director in 2003. He also serves as the Executive Director of Camp & Retreat Ministry for the Kentucky Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church. 


Program Staff - Retreat Coordinator

Colin Patrick

Colin served four summers as Adventure Staff and came on as Program Staff in May 2019! His favorite activity at camp is High Ropes and he loves the Bosa Nova.


Program Staff - Summer Camp Coordinator

Greg Smithson

Greg loves Loucon and has been around in multiple capacities since 2009 when he started on Summer Staff. He Joined the Program team in 2022 and heads up our Summer programming.


Hospitality Director

Danielle Phelps

Danielle heads up our hospitality crew. She is responsible for keeping our campers and guests well fed and happy! Her team also makes sure things are clean and ready for our guests upon arrival.


Maintenance Director

Benji Butler

Benji has been with Loucon since 1988. He is a Loucon staple, and utilizes his expertise and love of this ministry to keep it running smoothly! 


Summer Staff

(270) 242-7160
8044 Anneta Road   |   Leitchfield, KY   |   42754