Executive  Director

Maria Shupe has been the driving force behind Highlands for the last 13 years.  She's passionate about faith formation, connecting with partners and the details that matter.  She loves working with glass and sharing arts with others

Operations Director

To Be Determined.  Accepting Applications  

Facilities Director

Michael Hanratty keeps the small city of Highlands in marching order.  He enjoys camping, fishing, hunting, major construction projects, and working with camp's awesome volunteers.

Food Service


Daniel Hastings is the creative inspiration behind  Highland's food service.  He's most at home preparing for some of Highland's fancy banquets but also turns out some pretty awesome food on a daily basis.

Sales and Marketing


Sue Spencer started at camp directing different sessions of summer camp.  Her passion for camp and love of camping ministry evolved into helping others create awesome retreats at Highlands.  

Guest Services Director

Jacob Allabach is from the great state of Michigan. Jacob enjoys camping, board games, hiking.   He and his staff work hard to make sure  Highlands is ready for you to be able to arrive and jump right into your retreat.  

Summer Camp Director

Dot Strickland is our Summer Camp Director and has been working in camp ministry since 2005 and is excited to serve Highlands with her experience and education. She lives at camp with her Bearded Dragon, Toodles, and her Russian Tortoise, Petra.

Retreat Host

Highlands Presbyterian Camp and Retreat Center

1306 Business Highway 7, PO Box 66

Allenspark, CO 80510

(303) 747-2888