Our Ministry Team

Leadership Team

CJ Bender

Director of Advocacy & Programming

Joined Barnabas Ministries in 2006

Provides leadership to Advocacy, Girls & Guys Programming, One-on-One Mentoring, Volunteer Processing & Training, and the Waypoint Fitness Center

Nikki Nederhoed

Director of Ministry & Operations

Joined Barnabas Ministries in 2012

Provides leadership to the Barnabas House Project, HorsePlay Equestrian, Juvenile Justice Outreach, Pen Pal Program, and Young Moms with Promise

LoriJo Schepers

Management Consultant

Founded Barnabas Ministries in 1995

Main Focus: Ministry Consulting and Advising, both within the Barnabas Family of Ministries and with outside organizations

Ministry Team

Andrea Edwards-Page, Advocate

Brenda Bell, Pen Pal Coordinator

Dan & Taylor Greer, Abide Homes

Liz Curtis, Girls Programming

Mike Gruppen, Allegan County Youth Home Outreach & Waypoint Fitness Center

Sonnie McIntyre, Young Moms with Promise

Susie Mika, Office Assistant

Tami Klinger, HorsePlay Equestrian