Operations

Bonita Park is owned and operated by the New Mexico District Church of the Nazarene. The Church of the Nazarene is a Protestant Christian church in the Wesleyan-Holiness tradition. Organized in 1908, the denomination is now home to about 2.3 million members worshipping in more than 29,000 local congregations in 159 world areas. The New Mexico District was formed over 100 years ago in 1913 and has grown from 7 churches, with 141 members, to 40 churches with almost 6500 members today.

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Camp board

  • Dr. Fred Huff (Chairman) 
  • Larry Fry (District Treasurer - 2018)
  • Jordin West (Ex Officio NYI President) 
  • Mark Asplund (Ex Officio SDMI Chairman)
  • Larry Lacher (Ex Officio NMI Chairman)
  • Dan Stump (Lease Holder Rep. - 2019)
  • Ken Yocom (DAB) 
  • Rick Hutchison (Ministerial - 2018/Rec. Sec.) 
  • DeAnn Rushing (Ministerial - 2018) 
  • Wade Elftman (Ministerial - 2018)
  • Susan Torres (Ministerial - 2018)
  • Christine Moore (Lay representative - 2019)
  • Michael Howe (Lay representative - 2019)
  • Shirley Tafoya (Lay representative - 2019)
  • Darrell Crosby (Lay Representative – 2019) 
  • Joel Burdell (At Large - 2018)
  • Kent Carruthers (At Large – 2018)
  • Arnie Leidy (At Large – 2018)
  • Bruce Haley (At Large – 2018)
  • Stan Yocom (BP Executive Director)

LeaseHolders

A portion of Bonita Park's property has been zoned for private cabin leases of 25 to 99 years to members of the Church of the Nazarene in good standing. >LEARN MORE