John King

Wave Camp Director

John King was born and raised in Hendersonville and grew up attending First Baptist Church. John was introduced to youth camping in 2000 when he began working as a counselor at YMCA Camp Widjiwagan in Antioch, TN. He served the camp and the YMCA for 14 years serving as the Director of Guest Services; developing and supervising various camp programs. While at the camp John met his future wife Lauren. John and Lauren have 4 children. The family loves sports, games, spending time with the family and (who would have thought) going camping. John is excited to be involved in the Camp and Sports Ministries here and is looking forward to discovering how God will lead and develop these programs.