President & CEO, PFP
Christopher Pegeron is the President and Chief Executive Officer for Partnerships for People, Inc. and is responsible for overseeing the administration, programs, and long-term strategic plan of the organization. Alongside the Board of Directors, he is charged with leading in a manner that supports the mission and values of the organization.
In addition, Christopher brings an extensive background in human services and has functioned in multiple capacities—advocating for and supporting individuals with intellectual disabilities.
Christopher received his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, with a minor in Sociology, from Kean University (Union, NJ). He earned his Master of Arts in Developmental Psychology from Columbia University (New York, NY) where the focus of his studies was in IDD and Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Christopher currently serves as a member of the Keystone Human Services Senior Leadership Group—the parent organization of Partnerships for People, Inc. In addition, he is an active member of the numerous community provider associations, namely: New Jersey Association of Community Providers (NJACP), American Network of Community Options and Resources (ANCOR), and Supportive Housing Association (SHA).
Christopher is a strong advocate for the continued research and funding of Autism Spectrum Disorder and is a member of AutismSpeaks and AutismNJ.
Christopher and his wife reside in Plainfield, NJ where he is active in his community, participating in various community outreach initiatives.