NASW-MA Chapter Staff
We invite NASW members to contact the Chapter's Social Work and Administrative Staff at any time with questions, ideas or concerns. Part-time regional Social Work Staff support the state's five Regional Councils, generate activities in the regions, and liaison with the Chapter office. We are all eager to demonstrate our commitment to you and to the field of social work.
Social Work Staff
RESPONSIBLE FOR: Administrative, Programmatic, Fiscal, and Governance Issues
ASK ME ABOUT: Running for Chapter Elected Positions, Nominating Candidates for Annual Chapter Awards, Newsletter Articles, the following Committees: LGBT, Finance, Awards, Social Worker Safety.
RESPONSIBLE FOR: Continuing Education, Clinical Consultation, Advocacy with Managed Care Companies.
ASK ME ABOUT: Continuing Education Programs, MSW/BSW Intern Program, as well as the following committees: HMO/Managed Care, Symposium, Greater Boston Private Practice.
Christine Poff, MSW
Director of Government Relations and Political Action
(617) 227-9635 x12 • Poff@naswma.org
RESPONSIBLE FOR: Chapter’s legislative and political activities
ASK ME ABOUT THE FOLLOWING COMMITTEES: Legislative Advocacy, Political Action for Candidate Election (PACE), Criminal Justice, Housing and Homelessness, and Social Workers Concerned with Chronic Illness and Disability.
Regional Social Work Staff
Melissa R. Barbosa, LICSW
Southeast Region Staff
(617) 803-0718 • email@example.com
Contact Patricia Strong, Council Co-Chair
Zane FitzGerald, LICSW
Northeast Region Staff
(978) 471-0813 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Jeff Schrenzel, PhD
Berkshire and Pioneer Valley Regions Staff
(413) 782-1757 • email@example.com
Social Work Therapy Referral Service
(617) 720-2828 • (800) 242-9794 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Barbara Burka, Director
Anita Mulcahey, Assistant Director
Jill Millis, Referral Clinician
Administrative Assistant and Coordinator of the Collaborative of NASW, Boston College and Simmons Schools of Social Work
(617) 227-9635 x18 • email@example.com
ASK ME ABOUT: Conference Registration, Applying for CE Authorization for Programs, Chapter Election & Nominating Process, Social Work Therapy Referral Service (SWTRS) Administration.
ASK ME ABOUT: Membership and Chapter Services, submitting FOCUS articles, troubleshooting problems, purchase of labels for job opportunities and CE events.
ASK ME ABOUT: FOCUS Newsletter and website Advertising.
ASK ME ABOUT: Ethics Hotline, FOCUS CE Courses, Post-tests, and Certificates of Instruction, Conference Arrangements, and General Chapter Information.