Juan Morales, Director of Camp Operations
Juan joined the Wonderland Camp team in September 2017 with fifteen years of camp experience. He worked at Camp Boggy Creek, located in Central Florida and Camp Soaring Eagle located in Northern Arizona. Juan contributes to Wonderland Camp not only his camp experience but also twenty-five years of vast experience and skills gained while serving our country in the U. S. Army, having served in the Armor Force, in positions from M60 tank loader to Command Sergeant Major, serving overseas and state side assignments, to include Desert Storm, culminating as the Command Sergeant Major of the First Brigade, First Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kansas. Maria Elena has worked extensively with non-profit organizations and has done extensive volunteer work, she looks forward to volunteering at camp.
Maria Elena Morales, Administrative Assistant
Maria Elena started at camp in September 2017 bringing significant experience with several non-profit organizations and camps. She’s a valuable member of the team, handling everything from the huge amounts of paperwork required to treating our summer staff members to special meals after busy weeks with campers.
Stephanie Dehner, Director of Administration
Stephanie is a graduate of Missouri State University with a specialized degree in the field of Event & Venue Management. She moved to the lake in 2007 and brings a strong sales and professional marketing background to the camp. Her background also includes budget planning and expense management. The camp will rely on Stephanie to streamline processes, generate in-kind donations, and create additional revenue streams to help sustain camp operations so that we can continue to make memories of a lifetime for our one-of-a-kind campers.
Rebekah Frost, Office Manager/Registrar
Rebekah is a graduate of University of Phoenix with a Health and Human Service Administration degree while also studying education. She joined Wonderland Camp in 2019 working various positions within the camp. Her background of experiences has a wide range of television work, cooking with celebrity chefs, business analysis and development, marketing/video production work, Life coach for children with disabilities to a mom of four incredible children and a wife to her best friend. Rebekah is the Office Manager/Registrar handling not only all the daily operations of Wonderland camp, she is focused on ensuring that each one of our campers and caregivers have a pleasant experience with Wonderland Camp from the very beginning.
James Birdsong, Maintenance Specialist
James joined the camp team in spring 2018. He’s a landscaping expert, carpenter, and a master at taking care of our pool. He helps take good care of our overall facility. He and his wife live in Eldon, MO.
Mike Clayton, Director of Fund Development and Communications
Mike joined the camp in 2019 but has lived and worked at the Lake of the Ozarks for 25 years. He hosts a morning radio show on Mix 92.7 where he is the Program Director. Mike is a fundraiser for the camp and manages our social media and outreach.