Board of Directors

Chapter and Board

Chapters are designated by the NASW Bylaws and the NASW National Board to fulfill the Association’s mission at the local level. Within the policies and priorities established by the Delegate Assembly and the NASW National Board, the Chapter Board is responsible for:

  • Developing programs aligned Delegate Assembly program priority goals, the Association’s strategic goals and chapter membership needs.
  • Establishing and dissolving committees and task forces based on Chapter program and administrative needs.
  • Ensuring that the chapter adheres to policies as set forth in the framework of NASW public, professional and organizational policies.
  • Representing the Chapter in the community to maintain its relationship with other organizations.
  • Ensuring the development and implementation of membership recruitment and retention programs.


President: Derrick R. Howell, LCSW, CCTP Contact

Vice President: Heather Bradley-Geary, MSW Contact

Secretary: Peggy Reed-Lohmeyer, MSW, LCSW Contact

Members At-Large: DeAnna Dinwiddie, MSW Contact and Kanisha Moye, MSW Contact

MSW Student: Vacant

BSW Student: Paige Kinsey Contact

Unit A Representative: Vacant

Unit B Representative: Teresa “Terri” A. Cooley Bennett, MSW, LCSW, LSCSW, CCDP-D Contact

Unit C Representative: Jonathan Jedlow, MSW, LCSW- Contact

Unit D Representative: Vacant

Unit E Representative: Dwayne Walker Contact