Kelly Dufour 

 Lead Pastor 
 
Kelly has served as the lead pastor of Neighborhood Church since 2008 and has been in full-time pastoral ministry for over 25 years. His wife and ministry partner for over 25 years is Tricia. They have four children and two grandchild. In addition to his ministry as lead pastor, Kelly serves our community as a Chaplain with Tangent Fire, Albany Police and Linn County Sheriff’s Office. Kelly loves this community and has lived in this valley for nearly 30 years. He is passionate about creating a church culture that reaches families and embraces people right where they are in life, teaching the Bible in very relevant and  practical ways, elevating the quality of family life in our community, and serving our local public safety members and families during life’s most traumatic moments. He enjoys spending time with his family, playing keys and singing in a local 70’s rock band, camping, reading, and leading people into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ.
 
 
 
 
Rob is an Albany native and loves working with the youth of Albany. He is married to Maggie and they have one son, Judah. Rob has a master’s degrees in education and substitutes in the public schools in addition to his role as youth pastor. Coaching is another way Rob connects with the youth and families in the area. The mission of Neighborhood Youth ministry is to “Introduce students to Jesus and help them grow in their relationship with Him.” They provide many different types of events where students can get to know each other better and learn more about God. 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Rob Shader 

 Associate Pastor/NC Youth 
 

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

 Maggie Shader 

 Neighborhood Kids 
 
 
Maggie has been involved in youth and children’s ministry for nine years. She has a passion to reach the next generation for Jesus. Her desire for Neighborhood Kids is it will be a place students can come to know Jesus and grow in their relationship with him. Maggie is married to Rob Shader and they have one child Judah and another on the way! Maggie graduated from Northwest University with a Bachelors in Psychology and a Masters in Teaching. She received her ministry credentials with the Assemblies of God in 2019.
 
 
 
 
Gail and her husband, Terry, along with their two sons Eric and Thomas, have been a part of the Neighborhood Church family since 2010. Gail has been serving in the preschool (under 5) ministry since August of 2011. Before coming on staff at Neighborhood Church, Gail worked in the childcare field for 18 years. Her educational background includes Early Childhood Education and Infant and Toddler Educator Certificates. Gail grew up on the ocean and enjoys being in Albany with the ocean only an hour away. When she is not at church, she can be found gardening, being outdoors, making jewelry and enjoying coffee with friends. “Anyone who says sunshine brings happiness has never danced in the rain.” – Author Unknown.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 Gail Chamberlain 

Preschool Ministries & Office Admin