Nelleke Haverhals is a Dutch designer and comic artist. She was born Nelleke Schippers in Oud-Alblas and educated at the NLO Zuid-West Nederland college of education in Delft. She worked as a teacher in arts and crafs for four years. She started drawing herself when her children were born. Her family life-inspired cartoons appeared under titles like 'Altenaatje', 'Een fraaie familie' and 'Welles' in several free local papers.
She created her comic strip 'Roos' in 2010. It is published monthly in Landleven, a magazine focused on the outdoors.