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BC Social Work Alumni Association

The Boston College School of Social Work Alumni Association serves to represent alumni and facilitate their continued commitment and involvement in the activities and direction of the school, the social work profession, and the social welfare field. All alumni are welcome to participate as board members, committee members, or just to help out with events.

The BC Social Work Alumni Association board members participate in committees that match their interests and serve the needs of the board and school. The board meets monthly during the school year and partners with the following departments to support services and programs for BCSSW alumni:

  • Career Services: November Networking Event, Mock Interviewing, Recruitment Fair
  • Continuing Education: Fall and Spring Workshops
  • Admissions & Recruitment: Information Sessions, National Graduate School Fairs
  • Communications & Events: Alumni Magazine, E-news, Annual Alumni Awards, and events

Board Positions

BCSSW Alumni Association board members may be nominated to serve on these additional boards within the BCSSW community.

BCSSW Executive Board: Two alumni board members traditionally serve on the School of Social Work's executive board. They are selected by the Alumni Association board officers.

Field Advisory Board: Representatives serve on an advisory committee for field education. The group meets twice annually to discuss topics such as trends in the field, placement options, and new directions.


President: Emily Greising '07
Vice President:
Susan Keays '07
Armando Holguin '05


Board of Directors

Samantha Alves '13
Allie Anderson '05
Lisa Bello '97
Kathryn Casey '11
Gary Dauer '82
Paulette Durrett '09
Karin Elliott '98
Idonia Gaede '09
Whitney Henderson '11
Lisa Heyison '11
Edna Laurent-Tellus '96
Tatiana Schettini '07
Erika Sgambato '12
Heather Slugaski '13

Contact Us

Cindy Snell
BCSSW Alumni Relations
McGuinn 222
Boston College School of Social Work
140 Commonwealth Avenue
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
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