Bedford & Sara Holmes, Ken & Jan Sutterfield, Brad & Cindy Mercer, Dan & Cay Bolin
PRESIDENT & BOARD CHAIR
Dan Bolin is the president of Refueling in Flight Ministries, a Christian organization designed to support his speaking, writing and event leadership. Dan has served in Christian leadership for over thirty-five years, managing camp, radio and association ministries.
He has authored eight books, spoken around the globe, and led numerous ministry conferences. He writes a weekly devotional blog, Refueling in Flight, and teaches Outdoor Ministries courses in academic and practitioner contexts.
Dan holds graduate degrees from Dallas Seminary, LeTourneau University, and Denver Seminary.
Dan and his wife, Cay, live outside of Washington DC, near their daughter, son-in-law and two grandchildren.
SECRETARY & TREASURER
Cay Bolin has been active in ministry for many years. She and her husband, Dan, served on staff at Pine Cove Christian Camps for over 20 years. She was Director of Children’s Ministry at Bethel Bible Church two times, totaling 10 years in that role. She has been active in Bible Study Fellowship and other women’s Bible study groups. Cay is a RN and a graduate of Baylor University. She worked as a school nurse in Dallas and Tyler. She and Dan have been married for 41 years. They have two daughters, one son-in-law, and two adorable grandchildren!
ASSISTANT BOARD CHAIR
Lake Tahoe, Nevada
Bedford has been the Executive Director of Zephyr Point for 10 years. He also is a member of Lake Tahoe Community Presbyterian Church in South Lake Tahoe, CA and an elder in the PC USA.
Bedford was previously Executive Director of Tilikum Center in Oregon. He also was Conference Center Associate Director and Director of Institute of Wilderness Studies at Pine Cove Camps and he was Dean of Students at All Saints Episcopal School, both in Tyler, Texas.
Bedford has served as a school board trustee, elder board chairman, mission board chairman, and as a short-term missionary. He is a teacher by profession and calling and holds a master’s degree in Educational Administration from George Fox University.
Bedford has been married to his wife Sara for 40 years and they have three grown daughters, three sons-in-law and six grandchildren.
Brad is a graduate of the University of Texas, Reformed Theological Seminary, and the University of Wales, UK, where he wrote his dissertation on C.S. Lewis. Brad served as a Director at Pine Cove Christian Conference Center in Tyler, Texas. He also served as a pastor at Tyler Presbyterian Church and Fifth Street Presbyterian Church, both in Tyler.
He was on the Executive Staff at First Presbyterian Church, Jackson, for eight years. Most recently, he was the Senior Pastor at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Greenwood, MS. He is currently the Senior Associate Pastor at Highlands Presbyterian Church. Brad and his wife, Cindy, have two grown children. Their daughter, Hannah, and her husband, Scott, have three boys and one daughter; Ethan, Levi, Luke and Rosemary. Their son, Harrison, and his wife, Carissa, have two sons; Tyler and Ian.
Little Rock, Arkansas
Ken Sutterfield serves as the Regional Resource Development Director for the Arkansas-
Oklahoma Division of the Salvation Army. His previous body of professional work includes developing and directing camps in Arkansas and Texas over 25 years and 10 years in private secondary education leadership.
Ken is the author and co-author of two books and numerous articles and white papers. Ken and his wife Jan met while attending Ouachita Baptist University in their native Arkansas and have been married for over 40 years and are the parents of two married sons and five grandchildren all living in Central Arkansas.