School Programs Staff

Engaging Environment

High Energy Staff

TEKS Aligned Curriculum

Meet our Leadership! 

Katelyn Heddin

Director of School Programs

Katelyn grew up just down the road in Canton, Texas. She graduated from The University of Texas at Tyler in 2012 with a degree in Elementary Education and began teaching in 2013. She brought her 5th graders to the Sky Ranch Outdoor Education program as a teacher, and she loved it so much she left the classroom in 2021 and became the director of the program. Katelyn is married to her high school sweetheart; JJ. They reside in their hometown, where they are raising their 3 beautiful daughters. Katelyn loves being a part of the ministry of Sky Ranch and is passionate about supporting teachers as they give their students the experience of a lifetime.

Lucas Scarborough

School Programs Manager

Lucas came to us from the home of ducks and dynasties, West Monroe, Louisiana. He graduated from Mississippi College in 2018 with a bachelor’s degree in Christian Studies with an emphasis in Ministry. After graduating, he began his career at Sky Ranch through the Legacy Fellowship Program at our Horn Creek location in Westcliffe, CO. In 2019, Lucas joined the Sky Ranch Outdoor Education team. He loves providing kids and teachers with an educational experience that sows Christ’s love and power over creation into every memorable moment. Lucas and his wife, Taylor, live in Lindale, TX with their precious baby girl Maddie and adding a new addition this summer!

Turner Edgar

School Programs Coordinator

Turner calls both Denver, Colorado and Kansas City, Missouri home. He graduated from Liberty University in 2019 with a degree in Camp and Outdoor Adventure Leadership. Turner joined the Sky Ranch School Programs team as an Instructor and is now serving as a Coordinator. Turner and his wife Sarah have 2 sons and you will often find the Edgar family enjoying God’s creation, spending time with friends and family, or walking in the park with their dog, Tahoe Jake. Turner is passionate about bringing excitement to education and loves knowing these school trips will be remembered for a lifetime.

Summer Waterman

School Programs Coordinator

Summer is from right outside of Birmingham, Alabama, and. She graduated from Palm Beach Atlantic University with a degree in Student Ministry. She started her time at Sky Ranch as a Legacy Fellow at our Horn Creek location in CO in 2019. She transitioned into our Legacy Master’s Program where she was a School Programs Instructor while pursuing a degree in Ministry Education Leadership through Dallas Baptist University. Since finishing her roles in our Legacy Programs, Summer has stepped into the role of Coordinator. She loves having the opportunity to serve teachers and students through School Programs.

Garrett Rupp

School Programs Coordinator

Garrett joins us from Arlington, Texas, home of the World Series Champions Texas Rangers. He began his time at Sky Ranch as a School Programs Instructor before transitioning to his Coordinator role. In his free time, Garrett enjoys going on long walks, reading, going on road trips, and watching college football with his beloved hamster, Kenneth. He is excited to provide an unforgettable experience for both teachers and students during their time at Sky Ranch!