The School of Social Work Advisory Board, chaired by Katherine Wilson, meets quarterly to identify issues in need of attention in our graduate and post-master's social work programs to strengthen partnerships with the School.

2017-18 Advisory Board Meetings
Fall 2017

  • October 3, 2017
  • December 5, 2017

Spring 2018

  • February 6, 2018
  • April 3, 2018

Board Members

Name Affiliation
Francine Vecchiolla, Honorary Chair Dean, Springfield College
School of Social Work
Miguel Arce Associate Professor
Springfield College School of Social Work
Kathryn Buckley-Brawner Executive Director
Catholic Charities Diocese of Springfield
James Canning Professor
Springfield College School of Social Work
Karen Clark-Hoey Assistant Professor
Springfield College School of Social Work
Beth Cohen Associate Dean
Western New England University School of Law
Geoff Cushner Managing Director
Revidas, LLC
Amy Di Mauro Director
Hartford Healthcare Rushford Centers
Nina Esaki Assistant Professor
Springfield College School of Social Work
William Fisher Assistant Dean for Field Education
Springfield College School of Social Work
Thomas Harrigan Assistant Director for Field Education
Springfield College School of Social Work
Anthony Hill Assistant Professor
Springfield College School of Social Work
Constance Johnson Van Wright Consultant
BMH Consultations
Anthony Joshua

Student Organization Weekday President
Springfield College School of Social Work

Joan Kagan CEO
Square One
Steven Karp Executive Director
National Association of Social Workers,
Connecticut Chapter
Efrosini Kokaliari Associate Professor
Springfield College School of Social Work
Lorna Little St. Agnes Home
Walter J. Mullin Professor
Springfield College School of Social Work
Lois Neschi COO
Center for Human Devolpment
Kathleen O’Malley Attorney
Raipher D. Pellegrino Association
Ann Roy Professor
Springfield College School of Social Work
Rhoda Smith Assistant Professor
Springfield College School of Social Work
Joyce Taylor Assistant Professor
Springfield College School of Social Work
Lisa Watson Assistant Professor
Springfield College School of Social Work
Katherine Wilson CEO
Behavioral Health Network
Joseph Wronka Professor
Springfield College School of Social Work
Stephen Yerdon Executive Director
Devereux Massachusetts
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