Month: February 2017

Maddy Day, Director of Outreach and Training for the Center for Fostering Success at Western Michigan University

Maddy Day is the Director of Outreach and Training for the Center for Fostering Success at Western Michigan University. In her role, Maddy directs Fostering Success Michigan, a statewide initiative working to increase access and success in postsecondary education for Michigan’s students from foster care. Prior to this, Maddy co-founded the University of Washington Champions... Read more »

Ben Sher, Director of the Office of Global and Lifelong Learning at the Silver School of Social Work

Ben Sher is currently the Director of the Office of Global and Lifelong Learning at the Silver School of Social Work. Prior to this position, Ben held numerous titles at the Institute for Community Living, Inc., (ICL) a behavioral healthcare agency serving metropolitan New Yorkers with mental illness and/or developmental disabilities. He began his career at... Read more »

Brooks Wilson, LCSW-R, Director of Mental Health Services at Sheltering Arms

 Ms. Brooks Wilson, LCSW-R, is a leader, trainer, consultant and program developer in the areas of mental health, early childhood education, foster care and child protective services. One of her passions is to break down institutional silos to foster integration and open communication, supporting cultural transformation within organizations.  Ms. Brooks Wilson received her MSW from... Read more »