co-founder, Art and Remembrance
Vice President, Art & Remembrance Helene McQuade is the younger of Esther Nisenthal Krinitz's two daughters. Encouraged by her mother to draw, paint and play the flute as a child, Helene developed a lasting love for art and music. A graduate of the City College of New York with a bachelor's degree in Art History, her early career was in the arts and publishing. Now residing in the Hudson Valley of New York, Helene is a development officer for the NDH Foundation of Northern Dutchess Hospital in Rhinebeck, and serves her community as Vice-President of the Pine Plains Central School District Board of Education.