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Norlyn Van Beek

Executive Director

Norlyn began at Inspiration Hills April 1 of 2015 after serving Ireton Christian Reformed Church for the past nine and half years. He and his wife Cherie lovethe new adventure God has called them to. Norlyn graduated from Dordt College in 2001 and Sioux Falls Seminary in 2004.

They have nine children (including 4 in-laws), tengrandchildren.Cherie works full-time at HyVee on East tenth Street in Sioux Falls after spending the last sixteen years at HyVee in Sioux Center. They are living in Sioux Falls. Cherie loves to read and spend time with the grandkids. Norlyn loves to fish and together they love to camp and enjoy being outdoors.

Terry Dozark

Building & Grounds Manager

He came here after 21 years of cutting meat at Sunshine Markets, and owning his own business for 7 years. Terry grew up in Canton, SD and met his wife Laura in high school. They have lived on the grounds of Inspiration Hills for more than 15 years. They have 4 children and eight grandchildren: Abbey and husband Troy, sons Micah and Karsen, Inwood, IA; Amy, Myron and daughter Aftyn, Inwood, IA; Cory and wife Jamie with daughter Shaelyn, Owensboro KY; and Angie, and husband Chad who live in Inwood with their three children Tate, Adison and Emma.

Everyone that knows Terry knows he loves NASCAR, any type of racing and enjoying his 'hotrod'.

Laura Dozark

House Keeping Coordinator

Laura grew up a Pastors kid as her father was the minister in Canton for several years and thatwas where she met Terry. Laura ran a Day Care in her home while her own children were young, worked at a local Lumber Yard, and Hiawatha Heights Assisted Living Unit in Canton, SD.

Laura loves to read and do various crafts in her leisure times but relishes the time spent with their 8 grandchildren.

Jenny Scott

Office Manager

She's at Inspiration Hills in January 2013. Jenny is a native of Canton, South Dakota where she now lives. She married her sweetheart, Stephen,who works in Canton. Jenny loves to spend her free time camping in the great outdoors!

Eydie Owens

Kitchen Manager

Eydie is no stranger to Inspiration Hills as she and husband Don attended Cursillo here and all 6 of their children attended summer camps through the years. Two of their daughters, Niki and Whitney, were also summer camp counselors.

Eydie has many years of experience in food management in the Sioux Center area where she and her family live.She really enjoys cooking ethnic foods and making dishes from 'scratch'.

Kristi Palsma

Program Director

Kristi joined the IHills Staff full-time in September of 2014.Before going full-time Kristi served as our Program Assistant and 2014 Summer Camp Director.

Kristi loves being outdoors and traveling toseenew things. She graduatedDordt College in 2014and loves to spend time in her garden.

Dylan Hoekstra

marketing program director

Dylan joined the IHills Staff in May of 2016. Dylan was born and raised in Sioux Center, IA where he graduated from Dordt College and received his bachelor degree in sports management and exercise science.

His hobbies consist of running, basketball, soccer, canoeing, and any other type of outdoor activity.



James joined us in March of 2017! Hegrew up on a small ranch in western North Dakota. He worked construction, in oil fields, and welding all before he joined the ministry. He serveda small church in MarionSouth Dakota for 16 years.In late 2015 he resigned from the church and moved to Canton SD.He has been married to his wife Becky, for 33 years! He has two children and 5 grandchildren.

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