Board of Directors

Diana Stroud

Diana Stroud, LCSW, ACSW, DCSW
President and Chair, Treasurer

Diana Stroud is the Assistant Dean for Advancement and Alumni Affairs at the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at the University of Illinois, Champaign, where she was responsible for raising more than $17M during the Brilliant Futures Campaign… (complete bio)

Bo Walker, LCSW, DCSW

Bo Walker, LCSW, DCSW
Secretary

Bo Walker, LCSW, DCSW is the Clinical Director (formerly the Chief Operating Officer) of Partnership for Families, Children & Adults (formerly Family & Childrens Services of Chattanooga, Inc.). In this role, he is responsible for the oversight of all clinical services… (complete bio)

Tony Benedetto

Tony Benedetto
Chief Executive Officer

Tony Benedetto serves as the chief executive of both the NASW Assurance Services, Inc., and NASW Insurance Company, Inc. which provide various benefits and services to members of the National Association of Social Workers. (complete bio)

Gary Bailey, DHL, MSW, ACSW

Gary Bailey
Board Member

Gary Bailey is currently a Professor of Practice at Simmons College School of Social Work and at the Simmons School of Nursing and Health Sciences. At the School of Social Work he is the director of the Urban Leadership Certificate Program… (complete bio)

Ann P. Casso

Ann P. Casso
Board Member

Ann Casso is the Executive Director of the AIA Trust where she is responsible for the development and administration of member benefit and insurance programs serving the members of the American Institute of Architects. (complete bio)

Dr. Angelo McClain, PhD, LICSW

Dr. Angelo McClain, PhD, LICSW
NASW Chief Executive Officer

Dr. McClain joins NASW after serving six years as Commissioner for the Massachusetts Department of Children and Families, a position appointed by Governor Deval Patrick. While there, he oversaw a budget of $850 million… (complete bio)

Yvonne Perkins

Yvonne Perkins,
Board Member

Yvonne Perkins serves as Vice President, Corporate Communications and Chief Diversity Officer of Citizens Energy Group, a Public Trust providing safe and reliable utility services to about 800,000 residential, commercial and…(complete bio)

Jean Quam, MSW, PhD

Dr. Jean Quam, MSW, PhD
Board Member

Jean K. Quam, MSW, PhD  currently serves as Professor and Dean, College of Education and Human Development at the University of Minnesota. She joined the University of Minnesota in 1980, serving as the Director of the School of Social Work… (complete bio)

Darrell P. Wheeler, PhD, MPH, ACSW

Darrell P. Wheeler, PhD, MPH, ACSW
NASW President

Darrell P. Wheeler, PhD, MPH, ACSW is the President of the Board of Directors of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW). NASW works to enhance the professional growth and development of its members, to create and maintain… (complete bio)

Christina Wong, LCSW

Christina Wong, LCSW
Board Member

Ms. Wong was appointed by Governor Brown as a LCSW member in May 2011. Since 2002, Ms. Wong has been employed by Glenn County Health Services and currently serves as Health Services Program Coordinator. (complete bio)