NASW Board of Directors
Director, MSW Student 

Mathew Goldberg, BA


Mathew Goldberg is an East-West Center Graduate Degree Fellow, pursuing his MSW from the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa (UHM) with a Behavioral Mental Health specialization. Goldberg graduated as an Isabella Cannon Leadership Fellow from Elon University in 2014 with a BA in Psychology.At UHM, Goldberg has demonstrated leadership qualities in his volunteer roles as board member of the Social Work Graduate Student Organization and vice president of the East-West Center Participation Association. Goldberg is a strong candidate for this position. He has more than a year’s experience working in residential and community services for youth with behavioral and mental health issues and is passionate about using his social work skills to promote youth development, leadership education, and community engagement. Goldberg was a Fulbright grantee teaching English in South Korea from 2014 – 2017 and has since founded an international nonprofit for Korean and Japanese high school students.