Camp Lookout Year-Round staff
director - don washburn
Don has served as director of Camp Lookout since the fall of 1998. He started his full-time ministry working in recreation and youth ministry in Memphis TN in 1979. Don completed his undergraduate work in Recreation Administration and Church Recreation at the University of Memphis. Don has been very active in the camping ministry throughout his career in the church. His camp experience includes: camp counselor, volunteer director, camp board member and chair, and local church day-camp developer and director. Don has spent much of his ministry in planning and developing recreation and outdoor adventure programs for churches and camps. He enjoys being with his family, whitewater kayaking, biking, hiking, backpacking, and playing guitar.
property manager & adventure specialist - marty adams
Marty was a part of Camp Lookout as a camper, summer staff, and a part-time instructor for many years. In 2008, Marty joined the full-time staff at Camp Lookout. Marty divides his time between taking care of the camp facilities and leading groups in adventure programming. Marty has a great wit about him. He loves the outdoors, music, and being at camp. Through his efforts, camp looks great and our adventure activities are excellent and safe programs for participants. Email Marty
program Director - Thomas Hammontree
Thomas joined the full-time staff at Camp Lookout in 2018. He is a graduate of East Tennessee State University with a Bachelors of Science in Sports and Leisure Management. Thomas has previously served several years on summer and outdoor education staff at our sister camps in the Holston Conference. He loves to go whitewater kayaking, mountain biking, hiking, and play the guitar. Thomas loves being at camp and enjoys sharing God’s love to all who come here. Email Thomas