Ben Ashby, Camp Director - Ben Ashby is a middle school Spanish teacher at Zeeland Public Schools. He also taught elementary Spanish for 6 years. He attended South Christian High School in Grand Rapids, MI and is a graduate of Calvin College. In his experience working as a teacher, coach, and camp counselor, he has worked with children of all ages. Ben splits his time between the Zeeland and Grand Rapids locations and is excited about sharing the love of God with the campers this summer through all of the fun activities that Kids Rock has planned. His wife Sarah was a 2nd grade teacher at Holland Christian for four years. They live in Zeeland, MI with their four boys (Eli, Isaac, Jacob & Jonah) who keep them very busy!
Sarah Ashby, Camp Administration - Sarah Ashby taught second grade at Holland Christian for four years at South Side Elementary. She was also the director of a summer camp in her home town in New Jersey. Sarah stays extremely busy as a stay at home mom, and enjoys walking, gardening, being active, and spending time with friends and family. Sarah is involved with camp planning, organization, and other administrative tasks.
Sheri Thomassen, Camp Administration - Sheri provides operations and administrative support for Community Reformed Church and has been managing registrations and invoices for Kids Rock since 2015. Her free time is spent with her husband, Greg, and their pets - a mini horse (Barbie), two little girl goats (Thelma & Louise) and their designer (aka perfect mutt) dog (Toby), a ChiWeenieYorkiePoo. With family and friends they enjoy their tree house, camping and boating.