Community Services for Children is pleased to announce that Nyanda Finley de Santos has been named director of family and community engagement.
Finley de Santos has been with CSC since 2002 and spent 13 years as a family engagement manager in the Head Start program. She most recently served as the assistant director of family engagement. Over the years, she has spearheaded various special projects, including the Healthy Marriage grant, Father Involvement Initiative and design and implementation of adult development workshops.
Prior to joining CSC, Finley de Santos held several positions in the human services field. She was a caseworker for Pinebrook Services (now Pinebrook Family Answers) in Allentown. She also spent several years as a houseparent for Community Service Foundation, where she provided crisis prevention and intervention to teens in a group home setting.
Finley de Santos holds a bachelor of arts in International Studies and Spanish from Wells College and a master of education in Teaching English as a Second Language from the University of Turabo.