Ms. Kochem joins our team with many years of experience working and volunteering in the Hudson Valley. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Master of Public Administration from Marist College, and has dedicated her career to strengthening our community. She is eager to put her experience and education to work to further the mission of The CPCA. Ms. Kochem is not only dedicated to the mission of child abuse prevention, but also passionate about raising awareness about this issue in our community. She lives in Poughkeepsie, New York, with her adorable son Kyler – who inspires her daily to empower our community’s most valuable resource: our children.