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Nicole Peluse Works With Family Services and Family Partnership Center

clip image002 000POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (October 2,2013)- Board Chair for Family Services, Sandra Ludlum has announced that Nicole Peluse of Dutchess County has joined the board of directors of Family Services, Inc.

Nicole’s previous experiences living and working in Duchess County have prepared her for this position at Family Services. As Director of Saint Francis Home Care, Inc., Peluse oversaw the daily operation and growth of the multi-million dollar agency. She was the former Director of Development of the American Red Cross of Dutchess County, where she was responsible for all public relations, marketing, fundraising, grant writing and special events.  Nicole is a summa cum laude graduate of Marist College with a B.S. and M.A. in Communications.  She is an adjunct professor in the Marist College Communications Department.

Nicole also held a primary role in the Business Development division of the Culinary Institute of America. She managed high level accounts including the United States Navy, Land O’ Lakes, Cargill and Rich’s. She has written monthly columns for the Hudson Valley Business Journal and the Southern Dutchess News regarding her experiences in the business industry. Peluse is on the board of directors for several other local committees including the American Heart Association Executive Leadership Team.

"It is an honor to serve as a member the board for Family Services,” Peluse said. “All of the programs provided by Family Services are far reaching within our community and it is a privilege to be a part of the team to continue the success and growth of the organization.”  Family Services is grateful to have Nicole Peluse as a part of their team.