Leadership Team | Methodist Children's Homes of Mississippi

Leadership Team

Devon Loggins

Devon Loggins

President and CEO

601.853.5000 ext 1242

As President and CEO of the Methodist Children’s Homes of MS, Devon provides the direction and momentum of MCH. He is passionate about providing safe and loving homes for Mississippi’s most hurting children. His vision is to continue providing the highest quality of services for the children and families that most need it.

Devon came to us from the Methodist Home of Children and Youth in St. Marys, Georgia. He has 15 years of experience in providing crisis interventions in the field of corrections and working with at risk youth. Devon received his bachelor of social work degree from Arkansas State University, his MSW from the University of Pittsburgh and is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.

Samantha Kalahar

Samantha Kalahar

Director of Development

601.853.5000 ext 1222

As Director of Development, Samantha oversees all fundraising, donations, and communications. She is passionate about helping others as she has served at several non profits during her career.

Samantha has a background in Social Work. Her combination of Social Work and Development experience makes her the perfect match for helping the children at MCH.

Allan Rodgers

Allan Rodgers

Director of Human Resources

601.853.5000 ext. 1235

As Director of Human Resources, Allan provides strategic leadership in growing and refining MCH’s most valuable asset, its people. His HR philosophy comes from the quote “Great vision without great people is irrelevant” – Jim Collins (Good to Great) and from Matthew 7:12.

Allan brings over 12 years of comprehensive human resource experience to MCH. He received his BA in Corporate and Organizational Communication from Western Kentucky University and his MBA from Belhaven University. Allan enjoys being outdoors and spending time with friends and family, particularly his two children.

Bob Schroeder

Bob Schroeder

Director of Facilities and Technology

601-853-5000 ext 1021

Bob supervises multiple departments at Methodist Children’s Homes, including property, fleet, I.T., security, food service and equipment. Having served at other non-profits for nearly 13 years, he understands the unique set of challenges working in the non-profit sector presents. Bob brings over 30 years of experience in property maintenance and management to MCH.

Originally from Metairie, LA, Bob is a lifelong fan of both the Saints and LSU. He enjoys Cajun foods, all types of music and being Grandpa to 6 wonderful girls. He and his wife Darlene live in Brandon.

Jennifer Wolfe

Jennifer Wolfe

Executive Assistant to CEO

601.853.5000 ext 1237

As Executive Assistant to Devon Loggins, CEO of the Methodist Children’s Homes, Jennifer manages Mr. Loggins schedule and files, as well as, managing the Board of Managers and Department Committees.

Jennifer graduated from Belhaven University with a Bachelors of Science in Arts Administration. She connects very deeply to the mission and vision of MCH and looks forward to how the Lord will continue to direct the agency.

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