Kel Henderson is a Southern California native and grew up in both the Disciples of Christ and United Church of Christ denominations. She holds a BA in Religion from Chapman College and a Masters of Divinity with an emphasis in Cross Cultural Studies from Fuller Theological Seminary. She has been an ordained Disciples of Christ minister since 1997 and has been called to both DOC & UCC congregations. In her ministry, she has served in the local parishes, and as a prison and hospital chaplain. She has worked in youth and young adult ministries, and spent time as a missionary to China. Kel is an energetic person and an “out of the box” thinker who loves to work in group settings. She has a creative spirit and great love for adventure which can be experienced through her worship and teaching style.
A native Californian, Robbie Arevalos has been involved in Youth Ministries for twenty years. He has participated in both the UCC and DOC regional as well as national events. Robbie has also served on both youth leadership groups in the region and is currently on the Disciples of Christ YLT! He loves working with all ages of children and spends at least one week each summer at camp! Robbie begins his seventh year at CHOTF this January and is looking forward to many more years with his church family!