Just a few of the people who are working to make Campmeeting 2019 an exceptional week


Pastor Ed Van Arsdale, President

Ed is currently the Pastor of Richmond United Methodist Church in Bangor, PA.  He also served as Youth Pastor at Grace United Methodist Church for many years.  Ed brings a lot of energy and enthusiasm to our Camp Meeting, and we welcome him as he takes the reigns as our Camp Meeting President. 


Dr. Joanne Leight, Youth Director

Jo has served as the Youth Director at Highland since 1994.  She grew up at Highland and has previously served in the kitchen, as a counselor, and as a bible study teacher.  She is Associate Professor of Physical and Health Education at Slippery Rock University. She also serves as Assistant Chair of her department, and NCAA Faculty Athletic Representative for the University. Originally from Perkasie, she currently lives in Grove City, PA.  She has not only published her own book, but she also knocks the ball out of the park in softball!