Filomena FanelliCommunity Advisor
Filomena Fanelli is the CEO and founder of Impact PR & Communications, Ltd., a boutique, strategic public relations firm based in Poughkeepsie, NY. She is also an adjunct professor at Marist College’s School of Communication and the Arts, a member of the Board of Hudson River Housing and serves on the PR/Marketing Committee for Special Olympics New York’s 2015/2106 Winter Games. For the past 17 years and counting, Fanelli has enjoyed telling clients’ stories through public relations – and she believes every single one of them has one. Fanelli has been recognized for her professional achievements and community involvement. She was named a 2015 “Forty Under 40” by the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce, has been profiled in numerous media outlets and presented on public relations before Dutchess Tourism and the Unique Ladies of the Hudson Valley. A proud lifelong Dutchess County resident, Fanelli lives in her childhood home with her husband and two young children.