JJessica Wallach dynamic and driven human services practitioner with an extensive background in the field, having worked for the past 10 years with various populations including offenders, at risk youth, at risk families, and victims of crime. Jessica is the new Deputy Director of Programs! Additionally Jessica is actively involved in gang prevention and provides workshops for at-risk youth through the Give Initiative for the City of Poughkeepsie Police Department. She held various positions as an Intake Specialist Forensic Services, Program Assistant, and Coordinator of Program Development and Outcomes. Jessica is joining us as the Deputy Director of Programs
Jessica has a BA in Psychology from Marist College, an MSW from Adelphi University, and Associates degrees in Criminal Justice and Public and Private Security from Dutchess Community College. She also contributes her positive energy and free time to community fundraising events such as the annual Polar Plunge for the Alzheimer’s Association.