Neighbor by Neighbor Staff

The staff of Neighbor by Neighbor provides the full range of services to clients as well as managing a robust organization. You can connect with staff through calling or texting 269-231-0648 or through our FaceBook messenger tool or through this website.

Peg Kohring

Keri Haskins, Executive Director

Keri has a bachelor’s degree in communications from Miami University and a master’s degree in counseling from Andrews University. She is an adjunct professor of counseling and psychology. Keri has worked as a school counselor for 12 years and brings mentoring, communication, leadership, and organizational skills. In her free time, she enjoys collecting beach glass, reading, camping, traveling, and game nights with her family.

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Meg Smyth, Service Coordinator

Meg graduated from Cornerstone University in 2019 with a Bachelor’s degree in Strategic Communication and a minor in music. She formerly worked as a Public Safety Dispatcher at a college in Illinois and has a passion for building relationships with others, writing, and social media creation. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Daniel, and their two cats, Addie and Bailey, and their corgi, Mabel. As well as watching Marvel movies, collecting Funko Pops, and playing board games and her Nintendo Switch.

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Jessica Kidwell-Saboski, Social Worker

Jessica graduated from Indiana University in 2001 with a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and is currently pursuing her Master’s in Social Work at Andrews University. She has a 20-year history of social work experience and is passionate about mental health. In her free time, she spends time with her husband, Andy, and her children, Matthew and Anna. Jessica loves animals and takes care of her two cats, four fish, and a bunny.  In her free time, she enjoys journaling, cross stitching, and spending time with friends.

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Jen Bomar, Program and Grant Director

 Jen graduated from Monmouth College in 1998 with a Bachelor’s degree in Speech Communication and Theatre Arts. She enjoys working with non-profit organizations and has been on the Board of Directors for Children’s Music Workshop for over ten years. She also works as an artistic director for Children’s Music Workshop. In her spare time, Jen enjoys spending time with her husband, Joe, and her children, Sophia, Nora, Audrey, and Joey. They also have a small farm with goats, chickens, and ducks.

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Tate Butler

Michael Howe, AmeriCorps Member: Affordable Housing Coordinator

Michael graduated from Western Michigan University with a bachelor’s degree in psychology and graduate hours in counseling. He has a 25-year history of social work with the State of Michigan and the State of Indiana. In his spare time, Michael enjoys finding, researching and selling art and antiques. He and his wife both enjoy photography, Lake Michigan, science fiction/fantasy movies and gardening.

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Mary Campbell, Accountant

Mary has lived in Harbor Country since 2020 . She retired from Northern Trust in 2022 and has kept herself busy helping local businesses with their bookkeeping since. She is a graduate of the University of Illinois and the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. In her free time, she enjoys golf, boating, and spending time with her husband, daughter, and cat.

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16170 Red Arrow Hwy
Suite C7 PO Box 30
Union Pier, MI 49129

Call/Text Us: (269) 231-0648

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Neighbor by Neighbor is a 501c3 nonprofit. We are supported by our major grantors: The Pokagon Fund, United Way, and Berrien Community Foundation, as well as many generous organizations and individuals.