Marty & Kelly Meyer
Marty and Kelly are the founders of YWAM Idaho. Kelly is passionate about our family and enjoys homeschooling our two teenagers. She loves her vintage camper and all things turquoise and antique. Marty serves as the director of YWAM Idaho. He loves outdoor adventures and is passionate about mobilizing young people to complete the great commission.
Steve & Lesley Herzog
The Herzog’s have been with YWAM Idaho since 2010. They staff our Bible School for the Nations and enjoy hosting speakers and guests in their hospitality apartment. Lesley heads up accounting for the base and Steve helps out with facilities maintenance and construction. Lesley and Steve have a special compassion for those dealing with emotional and mental challenges. They feel called to invest time discipling high school students, the incarcerated, and their families.
Jonny & Amy
Jonny and Amy lead the Backpackers DTS, and they get excited about Jesus, discipleship, backpacking, discount gear, and board games. Their relationship first began when Jonny asked Amy out while on top of the Walls of Mordor at sunrise. They have a dream of owning a pair of pack goats named Garrison and Harrison, and they want you to come live in community with them in their big house.
Shaun & Monica peterson
Shaun and Monica joined YWAM Idaho in 2016. Fresh off their DTS. Currently, they serve as Warm Lake Campus Directors. They have a desire to see families succeed and young people view God as their Father rather than a dictator.
Monica enjoys laughing and thinks her husband is the funniest man alive. She also loves watching chick flicks with good friends. Shaun loves to build and is always looking for a good excuse to hunt. They live in Cascade with there three daughters, Audrey, Charlotte, and Evelyn.
Andy & Kathy
More info to come soon.
The “other” redhead on campus. Jeremy enjoys skiing down mountains in his Marvel Comics superhero’s costumes. His favorite being Archie Andrews. When Jeremy is not skiing he is usually being out-fished by his older brother, Jonny. Jeremy hates being bored and will usually help whenever you ask him to. As long as you join him on one of his many superhero skiing trips. Born to lead, he is excited to see what God has planned for him in the future.
Sam & Beth
Sam and Beth love Jesus, the outdoors, baking, roadtrips, the discipleship process, and being a part of the YWAM Idaho family. Sam and Beth are the YWAM Idaho Directors of Schools.
Kate loves Jesus and loves coffee! She did her DTS in Ireland which is why she loves the color green so much. She enjoys working out with friends, reading, horseback riding and Yahtzee! Kate started the coffee shop at her local church in Boise and is an avid member of the quilting club there as well. Oh, and she is really excited to meet you!s.
Caleb comes from the great state of North Dakota where the few people that live there still outnumber the trees. Although an electrician by trade, Caleb has worked with a little of everything including alpacas! Caleb loves motorcycles, free ice cream and jean shorts. We’re glad to have him here in Boise!
Marci loves Jesus, warm weather, and books. She loves swimming with dolphins, eating Thai food and counting by 3. She’s a big fan of jousting and practices regularly. She won the Jr. Jousting Championship for the Caribbean in 2009. Marci loves connecting with people and one of her hobbies is playing Connect 4 with people she has just met.
Tim & Eliza
Tim and Eliza joined YWAM Boise this year after a whirlwind of traveling the world serving those in need. Their beautiful daughter keeps them both in tip-top shape! Tim loves his instrument collection, swing dancing and Willie Nelson. Eliza grew up with a pet kangaroo named Hoppy but now finds herself filling her time trimming her husband’s beard.
Taylor joins us here in Boise from out west. She keeps our staff looking good as she went to school to be a hair stylist. Taylor loves long walks on the beach, moonlit nights and beards.
Rachael joined us this year from a small town at the north entrance to Yellowstone National Park. She’s a temporarily “retired” teacher with a passion to see young people fully alive. She loves artistic writing, hip-hop, and bears!
Kevin holds the “tallest Boise staff member” title but that’s not all he’s got. Kevin is a big Disney movie fan and sometimes you’ll catch him in costume as he walks the streets of Boise. Kevin loves connecting to the many new Americans that call Boise home and would love to bring you along!.
Felicia (and Autumn)
Felicia and Autumn joined YWAM Boise in 2015 after their DTS. Felicia drives a mini van and is proud of it. She is an amazing mother and mentor to many people in our community. Oh…and she also loves bowling
Matt & Heidi Keller
Matt & Heidi (and family) moved to Boise in 2015 to start YWAM Boise. They are super excited to connect with the many new refugee families that call Boise home. They love spending time with their 3 boys and opening their home to staff, students and whoever else will put up with them!s!
travis & Katherine
Travis and Katherine join us from the state of Oregon which happens to be one of two states where it is illegal to pump your own gas. Now living in Boise, they are enjoying their new-found freedom every time they fill up! Travis likes motorcycles, board games and hiking. Katherine enjoys quality time with friends, running and Travis!