Board of Directors

The Board of Directors meets seven times a year and each Board member sits on at least one standing committee. The Board also hires an Executive Director who implements the agency policies.

The Officers of the Board of Directors and the Executive Director comprise the Executive Committee that meets monthly.

2018 – 2019


  • Chair

    Monica Lee
    Represents: Member at Large

  • Treasurer

    Michael Liguori
    Represents: Rhinebeck Bank

  • Secretary

    Stephanie Moore
    Represents: Member at Large

  • Marguerite Woodcock

    Member at large

  • Julie Riess

    Past Chair
    Represents: Member at Large

  • Executive Director

    Jeanne Wagner, Child Care Council of Dutchess and Putnam, Inc.


  • Jessica Canale, MPH

    Represents: Cornell Cooperative Extension

  • Lisa Druckreier

    Represents: Astor Early Childhood Services

  • Michael Hall

    Represents: Dutchess Community College

  • Isabel J. Dichiara

    Represents: Member at Large

  • Christa Hines

    Represents: Hudson River Housing

  • Bonnie Fogarty

    Represents: YMCA - Putnam County

  • Marisol Hoffman

    Represents: Group Family Day Care

  • Mary Ellen Iatropoulos

    Represents: The Art Effect

  • Andrea Massi

    Represents: Abilities First, Inc.

  • Jazmin Raby

    Represents: Astor Early Childhood Program

  • Jennifer Santousuosso

    Represents: Member at Large

  • Annie Spinelli

    Represents: Child Care Provider of Putnam

  • Estefany Umbach

    Represents: Day One Early Learning

  • Pat Voytko

    Represents: Early Childhood Institute of the Hudson River Valley

  • Michael Polasek

    Dutchess County Legislature

The Child Care Council of Dutchess and Putnam, Inc., a 501 (c) (3) not-for-profit organization is governed by a Board of Directors who sets the agency’s policies.