National Nominating Committee

National Nominating Committee


  1. The nominating committee, in accordance with policies prescribed by the Council, shall prepare double slates of nominees for officers, members of the board of directors, and members of the nominating committee.
  2. The nominating committee will develop a slate of candidates for officers and board members that will result in 50% composition from underrepresented groups as identified in the CSWE's DEI Policy. (PDF)
  3. Not less than 90 days prior to the election, the nominating committee shall report its nominations to the secretary, who in turn will convey them to the executive committee of the board of directors.
Asterisks indicate ex officio, non voting representatives who serve as BOD liaisons to the National Nominating Committee.


  • Binta Alleyne-Green

    Associate Professor

    Fordham University


  • Insoo Chung

    Assistant Professor

    Norfolk State University

  • Jennifer Elkins

    MSW Program Director

    University of Georgia

  • Thomas Felke

    Associate Dean for Academics & Associate Professor

    Florida Gulf Coast University

  • Christa Gilliam*

    Department Chair

    Coppin State University

  • Rebecca Gomez

    Dean & Associate Professor

    Virginia Commonwealth University

  • Anthony Hill

    Department Chair

    Winthrop University

  • April Jones

    Department Chair and Associate Professor

    Tuskegee University

  • Paul Mackie


    Minnesota State University, Mankato

  • Suk-hee Kim*

    Associate Professor

    Northern Kentucky University

  • Judith Rocha

    Director of Field Education

    Northeastern Illinois University

  • Erica Sandoval

    Founder/ Chief Executive Officer

    Latinx in Social Work Inc.

  • Debra Woody

    Senior Associate Dean

    University of Texas at Arlington