The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie employs over 200 individuals who care for our children and youth, 24-hours a day, seven days a week. These dedicated employees work in various departments including; administration, direct care, social services, medical, housekeeping, maintenance and food services.

Agency Directors

Walter J. Joseph, MPA – ext. 106
Executive Director
Email Walt

John Bray, BS – ext. 117
Director of Operations
Email John

Erin M. Cafarelli, BA – ext. 177
Director of Development and Public Relations
Email Erin

David A. Crenshaw, Ph.D., ABPP – ext. 162
Clinical Director
Email Dr. Crenshaw

Denise Fowler, LCSW-R – ext. 169
Director of Social Services
Email Denise

Danielle Mitchell, BA – ext. 101
Director of Human Resources
Email Danielle

Loida Sarabia, BA – ext. 172
Fiscal Director
Email Loida

Janel M. Winters – ext. 119
IT Director
Email Janel