Camp Director

Barry Orzalli


Executive Director | Little Beaver Camp & Retreat Center


Barry & Heather have lived in Alaska for more than 3 decades. They have three children, Bryce, Dillon and Gabbee, whom are now grown and work in various fields of service. Barry and his wife, have been active in leading many aspects of ministry to include lead pastors, youth, worship, children’s, women’s and men’s ministry since 1997. The Orzalli family enjoys the great Alaskan outdoors and sending time with extended family and friends. Barry has been a part of the LBC staff since 2011. Barry grew up being a camper at Little Beaver Camp, along with all of his children. Barry has expressed great thankfulness to now have the opportunity to help the camp continue to be a special place where God impacts the lives of people of all ages. 

Camp managers

Shep and Mandy Williams


On-Site Camp Managers | Little Beaver Camp & Retreat Center


Shep & Mandy have been with us since February 2017. Following the call of God to Alaska they are now planted here at Little Beaver Camp. Their heart’s desire is that all who come to this place will encounter the love of the Father in a fresh way. Building on the rich heritage of this camp they want to continue to provide a place that hosts the peace and presence of God and to serve each camp with excellence and love. You’ll be sure to also see their 3 beautiful children around the camp.  

Food Services DIRECTOR

Gary May


Food Services Director | Little Beaver Camp & Retreat Center


Gary, and his wife Kim, come to us from Sitka, Alaska where they resided for 10 years. Gary has been a master chef for more than 30 years he holds the title of Certified Executive Chef, Certified Master Chef and he also teaches the Certified Food Manager Certification Course throughout the state. He is a father of six and now has seven grandchildren. Gary is able to cook many styles of foods and also accommodate for a variety of dietary needs. Gary truly believes God has called him here to Little Beaver Camp and he looks forward to serving you delicious food during your stay.