summer camps in Texas

Jim and Pam Behling
Founders & Spiritual Director/Registrar

Jim and Pam Behling are the couple behind Deer Creek Family Camp, Inc. and have more than thirty years of experience in Camping and Hospitality Ministry throughout camps in Texas and the U.S.

Some of Jim’s accomplishments include…Ranch Manager at T Bar M Tennis Ranch and Conference Center, New Braunfels, and the CEO of Kanakuk Kamps, Branson, MO. Jim was a deacon at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, in New Braunfels, and has served on Christian Camping International Board of Directors.

Pam raised two boys Todd 48 and Tobin 42, while attending and graduating with honors from Texas A&M and currently is grandmother of three grand-girls. Pam taught High School – English and World History for 20 years



Michelle Maldonado

Catholic Programming Director/Scheduling Coordinator



Ann Wells

Ann Wells was raised here in Medina, Texas, and has been with Deer Creek Camp for three years. Previously, She worked for Love Creek Orchards for over twenty years as a bookkeeper and office manager. She is married to Buddy Wells and she has three children and six grandchildren.



Alma Fernandez
Head of Food Services

Alma has been a part of Deer Creek Camp since the beginning. Her food is the bomb! Just ask any of our campers.


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