WHO WE ARE

Mark Bekken

MARK BEKKEN

AGENCY OWNER / AGENT

Mark has owned the Agency since 2009.  Mark has over 35 years’ experience as a Michigan licensed insurance agent with an extensive background in Personal, Business, Life and Health Insurance/Senior Care areas.   He is a graduate of Western Michigan University and is a lifelong resident of the Saugatuck/Douglas area.  Mark has served his local community for many years by holding several elected and appointed public positions, and is an active supporter of Saugatuck Public Schools.  He resides in Saugatuck with his wife, Pati Sue Bekken, a licensed realtor and local photographer.

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Marlene Crippin

MARLENE CRIPPIN

AGENT / CUSTOMER SERVICE

Marlene joined Saugatuck Harbor Insurance in May, 2017. Marlene is a licensed Michigan agent with over 20 years experience working for several agencies in West Michigan. Marlene works primarily in commercial lines sales, claims and customer service. Marlene resides in the South Haven area with her husband, Eric and family.

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Kim Hobson

KIM HOBSON

AGENT / CUSTOMER SERVICE

Kim joined Saugatuck Harbor Insurance in April, 2017. A Michigan native, Kim moved to Wyoming in 2008 and was a licensed agent there before returning to Michigan. Kim earned her Michigan insurance license in 2016, and works primarily in personal lines sales, claims and customer service. Kim resides in the South Haven area with her busband, Eric and family.

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Lowell A. Winne Jr.

LOWELL A. WINNE, JR.

AGENT

Lowell has been a Michigan licensed insurance agent since 1993 and joined Saugatuck Harbor Insurance in 2004.  Lowell sells and services personal, business, life and health insurance. Lowell is a registered athletic official with the Michigan High School Athletic Association officiating all levels of football, as well as boys and girls basketball.  Lowell resides in Fennville with his wife Pam.

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Val Nyland

VAL NYLAND

CUSTOMER SERVICE / ACCOUNTING

Val joined Saugatuck Harbor Insurance in 2012.  Val works in the reception area, customer service and accounting area.  Val resides in Saugatuck Township.

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Ingrid Schoon-Avery

INGRID SCHOON-AVERY

CUSTOMER SERVICE

Ingrid joined Saugatuck Harbor Insurance in 2014 and works as Agency receptionist and customer service.  Ingrid is working towards acquiring her Michigan insurance license.  She resides in Laketown Township with her family.

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