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Meet our Staff: 

Board of Directors: 

Brian Ayers – President

Bill Lowry - Vice President

Brian Riffle – Treasurer

Karen Koza – Secretary



Members of the Board:  

Mike Houser, Pam Morford, Kevin McVicker, Bekki Reese, Pat Keegan,  Peggy Steele, Jerry Manges, Jeremy D. Springer, Robin Simpson


Kip is an adventure recreation enthusiast with 35 years of ministry experience.  He directed adventure activities and operations at Summer’s Best Two Weeks, and since then has been the executive director of the Valley Youth Network with his wife  Sandy.  He is passionate about God’s plan for the VYN with weekly events, retreats, mission trips, adventure activities, and community involvement. Kip is a part time ski  patroller and soccer coach who loves the outdoors.

Sandy is Kip’s wife and together they are the parents of three  boys: Cody, Tyler, and Luke.  For 35 years Sandy has been  active in various kinds of ministry: as a counselor and women’s  program director at a Christian sports camp, a director and  teacher of a pre-school, and a speaker for seminars, retreats,  and conferences.  Sandy is passionate about sharing the Lord  and His Word with people of all ages and walks of life. Sandy  loves to spend time with her family, read, boat, and run long  distance races.

Our Interns: 

**Want to be an VYN intern?? Check out our internship page! 

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