Social Work Workforce


Workforce experts track issues affecting the social work profession, including workload, pay, and areas of social work that are in higher demand. Here are our experts. To arrange interviews or speaking engagements email

Name State Specific Expertise
Joshua Brewster Iowa
Alex Brown California Organizational Leadership & Management
Yvonne M. Chase Alaska
Devon Cozens Diner Colorado Higher Education
Laurie Eldred Michigan Supervision
Sharea Farmer New Jersey Business Development & Coaching
Carrie Freshour Maryland
Makoto Ikegami Georgia
Stephanie Jacobson Connecticut Social Work Education
Silas W. Kelly, LMSW New York Media & Podcast Collaborations
Nancy P. Kropf Georgia Higher Education
Sandi Lindgren Minnesota Professional Coaching
Caryn Lindsey California
Jennifer Luna Texas
Theresa A. Lyons, Esq., MSW New Jersey
Christopher McLaughlin Maine
Amy Moncion Florida Child Welfare Workforce
Christina (Tina) Paddock California
Dr. Michelle Pliske Oregon
Frederic G. Reamer Rhode Island Ethics; Workforce Tech
John Richardson-Lauve Virginia
Amy Restorick Roberts Ohio
Joel L Rubin Illinois
Fatima Salman Michigan
Dr. La'Tesha Sampson New Jersey
Martha Schultz New York Rural Social Work
Danielle Smith Ohio
Nancy J. Stephani Ohio
Nick Szubiak District of Columbia
Ricky Ferrari Traner Wisconsin
John Tropman, PhD Michigan Organizational Leadership & Management
Leslie S. Tsukroff, MSW, LCSW New Jersey Ethics; Private Practice Development
Marijo Upshaw Michigan Social Work Entrepreneurship
Salome Valencia-Bohne Washington
Stephen Wanczyk-Karp Connecticut
Aliah Wright District of Columbia Social Media
Marya Wright, DSW(c) MSW California
Orlando Wright Maryland