Pastor Charlie Thompson has been Indiana Conference Youth Director since 2001.  He and his wife Trish, spend each summer at Timber Ridge Camp in Spencer, Indiana. Timber Ridge Camp is a residential summer camp for children of ALL ages!   Throughout the year they organize Pathfinder Club and Adventurer Club events; plan Sabbath School Workshops; organize Young Adult Programming; plan Public Campus Ministry events; and much more.   Charlie has dedicated his life to mentoring young adults.  He believes, a successful summer camp program starts with young adults who are centered around God.  Timber Ridge Camp a place that changes lives for eternity.  Young people living a life of happiness with Jesus by their side is why they do what they do every day.

They love spending time with their three adult children and grandchildren.