Susan Titus

Shawn Titus

Mike Houghtaling

Camp Ray Bird

Office Manager, Food Service Director & Program Director, Susan Titus:

Susan has a B.S. in Nursing from the University of Akron in Ohio. She previously worked as nurse on a cardiac floor. She led a youth group for more than ten years in Medina, OH during which time she became acquainted with Ray Bird Ministries. Susan became part of the Ray Bird staff when her husband, Shawn, joined staff in the fall of 2001. When Susan is not working she enjoys drinking tea and cappuccino with friends.

Facilities Director, Shawn Titus:

Shawn has a B.S. and M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Akron in Ohio. In his "previous life" he worked as a Systems Engineer for a company that developed braking systems for aircraft. In addition to being book smart Shawn can and does fix everything around the camp. Shawn became involved with Ray Bird Ministries with his wife as a volunteer group coordinator and joined the Ray Bird staff in the fall of 2001. Another interesting fact about Shawn is that even though he studied to be an engineer, he beats just about anybody in Reader's Digest "Word Power".

Executive Director, Mike Houghtaling:

Mike has B.A.'s in Chemistry and Japanese from the University of Rochester in New York. He formerly worked as an R&D Chemist. Mike took an interest in children's ministry in college and became familiar with Ray Bird Ministries as a volunteer. He joined the Ray Bird staff as Program Director in March of 2001 and became the Executive Director in 2004. Mike's favorite pastime these days is playing and watching tennis.





Mailing address

P.O. Box 3717

South Bend, IN 46619

Street address

25765 Edison Road

South Bend, IN 46628


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