Guest Writer: Colleen Ashe, CEO, Ashe Organizing Solutions Ltd.

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Colleen Ashe.
About Colleen: Colleen Ashe is a Certified Professional Organizer® (CPO), Certified Project Management Professional® (PMP) and member of the National Association of Professional Organizers’ (NAPO) elite Golden Circle, as well as the CEO of Ashe Organizing Solutions, Ltd. Ashe's firm assists clients of all sizes in New York's Dutchess, Westchester, Ulster and Rockland Counties, with a specialty in helping seniors organize to safely age in place.

 

Experience/Education: A member of the National Association of Professional Organizers' (NAPO) prestigious Golden Circle, Colleen Ashe holds credentials as both a Certified Professional Organizer® (CPO) and Project Management Professional® (PMP). These designations are based on proven levels of high expertise and practice ethics. Ashe is a member of NAPO's New York chapter and its Westchester, NY "neighborhood group." She has received multiple awards for project leadership, outstanding client support and customer advocacy. Trained by nationally recognized professional organizer Julie Morgenstern, Ashe subscribes to the Institute for Challenging Disorganization (ICD) and holds Level 1 certificates in the Study in Chronic Disorganization and Study in Basic ADD, as well as a Bachelor of Business Administration.

Her time-tested strategies and friendly approach have made her a sought-after expert.

Ashe is a frequent guest speaker and has presented before: Hudson Valley Home Matters, a non-profit supporting seniors who wish to age in place; the Center for Healthy Aging in Rhinebeck, NY; the Hudson Valley Community Center in Poughkeepsie, NY and the Poughkeepsie Public Library District, among others.

  Her tips have appeared in multiple media outlets, including the Poughkeepsie Journal, Living & Being magazine, SpareFoot and Care.com and, now, here on About.com Assisted Living.

In Her Words: I pride myself on being the only dual Certified Professional Organizer® and Project Management Professional® in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut and in bringing a can-do attitude to my work. Before founding Ashe Organizing Solutions, I spent more than 25 years working with international business clients and Fortune 500 firms, a background that helps me assist my clients today. I love being on-site for each and every job, particularly when it comes to working with senior and their families. My specialty is helping them to create safe environments and respectfully overseeing moves, from one-time assignments to large-scale transitions.

Reference: www.asheorganizing.com, call 845.242.2869 or "like" the company on Facebook.

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