Social Work News

Social Work Month: NASW-WA Celebration

March 27, 2023

2023 Social Work Month Logo:


NASW-WA will honor the accomplishments of social workers and community members during our Social Work Month Celebration on March 31, 2023 from 6:00-7:30 PM on Zoom. This year, we will host a virtual event -- RSVP to save your spot


We are pleased to announce our 2023 NASW-WA Chapter Award Winners:


Lifetime Achievement Award: Edwina "Eddie " Uehara, MSW, PhD

Social Worker of the Year: Charles Loeffler, MSW

Social Work Educator of the Year: Lori Sirs, DSW, LICSW

Outstanding Student: Zelda Oppenheim

Outstanding Recent Graduate: Rayanna Tensley

Taylene Watson President's Award: Hien-Thao Phan, MSW, LICSW

Public Citizen of the Year: Sherronda Jamerson, MA, SUDP