Social Work Student Leadership Committee
The Social Work Student Leadership Committee (SWSLC) is responsible for recruiting student members, developing support structures for social work students across New York State, and contributing to the social work student conference.
Members

Chair(s)

Evelyn Lopez Rodriguez as Co-Chair, Stony Brook School of Social Welfare

Fareha Ahmed, BSW Board Rep as Co-Chair, Stony Brook School of Social Welfare

Members

Christopher Bedard, Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College

Emily Dragone, Stony Brook University School of Social Welfare

Esther Sigal, The University at Albany School of Social Welfare

Lauren Walsh, Stony Brook University School of Social Welfare

Stephanie Porto, Fordham University

Tatyahna Costello, NYU Silver School of Social Work

 

Submit inquiries to NASW-NYS Executive Director Samantha Fletcher at sfletcher.naswnys@socialworkers.org.

Committee Responsibilities
  • Maintain a committee for students to bring up issues that are most important to them and work on implementing plans and goals to address them
  • Help close the gap between students and the NASW
  • Develop more programs events centering student voices and interests
  • Build closer relationships with colleges and universities to encourage student involvement in the NASW
  • Create subcommittees to accommodate students interests and goals
  • Address student concerns about issues like internship opportunities and hours

 


Contact us.

Submit inquiries to NASW-NYS Executive Director, Samantha Fletcher, at SFletcher.naswnys@socialworkers.org