Jocelyn Hart, High School Nurse
My name is Josi Hart. I am transitioning into school nursing from being a nurse at CVPH for the last 10 years. I started off my nursing career on one of the medical surgical units. Then furthered my experience in the operating room and with home health. I have a bachelors in nursing from Chamberlain College of Nursing. I am looking forward to working with all the students, teachers and parents and learning my new role as a school nurse. She can be contacted at(518)643-6442.
Regan Finlaw, 12:1:3:1 Nurse
Regan Finlaw has been a substitute nurse in our district for 4 years prior to becoming full time in the 12:1:3:1 room. Prior to becoming the 12:1:3:1. school nurse, she was at Mountain View pediatrics for 10years. Regan received her LPN degree from CV-Tec in 2002 and her RN degree from excelsior college in 2017. Regan was born in Baytown, TX but returned to her family’s hometown, of Peru, when she was 4. Regan is a 1998 graduate of Peru. Her 2 children attend Peru Middle and High School. She is Happily Married to Jason for 17 years. She enjoys traveling, baking, and spending all of her free time with her husband and children. Regan Is looking forward to a long happy career in the Peru District. Mrs. Finlaw can be contacted at (518)643-6106.
Linda DeLong, Intermediate School Nurse
Hi, I am Linda DeLong. I have been a school nurse for 13 years. I earned my Bachelor of Science degree
in Nursing from the University of Maryland and have a wealth of experience working in many areas
within the field of Nursing. I reside with my family in Plattsburgh and enjoy spending time gardening
and hiking. I look forward to taking care of the children at school and keeping them safe. (518)-643-6206.
Kathy Bedard, Primary School Nurse
My name is Kathy Bedard and I have worked at Peru Elementary school for 14 years. I love working with children and enjoy seeing them smile. I have worked with community members to coordinate the Primary health fair yearly. I worked at CVPH and Clinton County Health Department for the past 28 years. I graduated from Plattsburgh State with a baccalaureate degree in Nursing. Stay well and healthy. (518)-643-6106
Kathy Ames, Middle School Nurse
After working in the Engineering field for quite some time, Kathy Ames opted to return to school and follow in the footsteps of several family members, pursuing a career as a Registered Nurse. She attended Clinton Community College and graduated cum laude with her Associate’s Degree in Nursing. Prior to joining the Peru team, she spent several years gaining valuable experience as a medical/surgical nurse at Champlain Valley Physicians’ Hospital. She now serves our schools as Seton/District Nurse, dividing her time among each of the school health offices throughout the district, which allows her the opportunity to work with children of all ages. Kathy feels that healthy kids make better learners, and it is the role of the school nurses to help kids reach their potential through health promotion. She can be contacted at Seton at (518)561-4031, option 3.