Refreshing Mountain Staff Bio Hannah Harnish


Although Hannah has worked in a variety of departments around Refreshing Mountain over the years, she currently oversees the Farm Animal Program and Riding Lessons – which is, by far, her favorite niche that she has filled at RM. What started as a personal hobby, shifted into employment opportunities at several farms around Lancaster County…

Refreshing Mountain Staff Bio for Marlin & Sharon Harnish


Marlin and Sharon started the camp in 1983, with simply the desire to have a place where they could work together as a family, raise a family, and minister to families.  Before this, they worked at a retirement community as the property managers, where they also lived on-site. When they first moved here, the property…

Refreshing Mountain Staff Bio Ken Hedrick


Ken has served as Refreshing Mountain’s Food Service Director for the past fourteen.  Those years have brought many delicious meals as a result of hard work, but also quite a few light hearted moments. For example, he recounts the time he dropped a five gallon container of cracked eggs. “The container shattered and eggs went…

Refreshing Mountain Staff Bio for Judy Bomberger


Judy Bomberger is Refreshing Mountain’s Housekeeping Manager. Judy’s husband, Don, was already an employee of Refreshing Mountain when Judy was asked if she could come help clean one day. Twenty years later, she is still here cleaning but is now the Housekeeping Manager. In addition to her responsibilities at Refreshing Mountain, Judy also homeschooled her…