Monday Morning Manager

Mattie Nogaye, LCSW, Regional Director for Training at Stars Behavioral Health Group

Mattie’ received her Bachelor's Degree in Special Education and a Master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Michigan with a long-standing history of providing Social Work services. The scope of her career includes providing direct services and leadership within the continuum of care as a community based Case Manager, Medical Social Worker, Adult... Read more »

Laura Bazhdari, Director of Care Coordination

Laura Bazhdari, LMSW, has been in the field of integrated healthcare for 2 years. She completed her undergraduate degree at Binghamton University, and her graduate degree at Fordham University. She began as a dual clinical/administrative intern at the Institute for Family Health, and moved on to become the Care Management Coordinator. Currently, she was just promoted... Read more »

☀ Crystal Dunivant, LSW, Training Manager at Community Support Services, Inc., and Assistant Lecturer at The University of Akron

Crystal N. Dunivant, MSW, LSW, has been a guardian of the social work profession for over the last decade. She completed her undergraduate and graduate studies at The University of Akron. She started her social work career in child welfare. She then transitioned into the field of mental health. She strives to maintain professionalism in her work as a training manager at Community Support Services, Inc, and as an... Read more »

Percy Howard, Interim CEO for the California Institute for Behavioral Health Solutions

Percy Howard, LCSW is the Interim CEO for theCalifornia Institute for Behavioral Health Solutions. Over the past five years, Percy has been a key player and leader in California’s drive to implement recovery-oriented and family-directed Evidence-Based Practice. During the course of his 32 year work history, Percy has worked for County Behavioral Health and Child Welfare... Read more »

June Wiley, the Assistant Dean of Virtual Programs at the University of Southern California Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work.

June Wiley is currently the Assistant Dean of Virtual Programs at the University of Southern California Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work. She has many years of experience as a college administrator, including managing web-based education programs. She started her career in social work as a family support center counselor at Luke Air Force Base,... Read more »

S. Jolene Hui, MSW, LCSW and Director of Membership for NASW-CA

S. Jolene Hui, MSW, LCSW is the Director of Membership for NASW-CA, adjunct part-time faculty at California State University, Dominguez Hills, and a therapist in private practice.  She is a proud Bruin who graduated from UCLA with her MSW in 2011 and a mama to two beautiful children.   Number of years in management: 1.5... Read more »

Frank Cohn, Founder and CEO of the youth empowerment organization Global Potential

Founder and CEO of the youth empowerment organization Global Potential, Frank is originally from Vancouver, Canada. He conducts training for youth, teachers, managers, and grassroots community workers, in 5 languages: French, Spanish, English, Chinese, and Haitian Creole. He has done community and youth leadership work in over 100 rural villages and urban neighborhoods in 20 countries... Read more »

☀ Mimi Lind, LCSW, Director of Behavioral Health at Venice Family Clinic

I graduated from USC School of Social Work in 1990 and since then have been working in medical settings. The latest focus is on the integration health,mental health and substance abuse. I also specialize in domestic violence intervention in health settings. I am passionate about the our social work values ideas of biopsychosocial care and... Read more »

Philip Matcovsky, Chief Operating Officer of Federation of Organizations

With 30 years of service with Federation of Organizations, Philip Matcovsky serves as the agency’s Chief Operating Officer, a position he has held since 1997. In this role, Mr. Matcovsky serves as the day-to-day leadership of agency operations and general management. As COO, he has helped establish Federation as one of New York’s leading providers... Read more »

William Spitzer, Psychotherapy Practice Manager

Social Work Department Director at MCVH, OHSU, SBLHS; Virginia State Manager of Licensing Operations (DSS); 30+ publications; President-three state associations; VCU Clinical Associate Professor; interim health system HR director, national Hy Weiner Award & National Board (SSWLHC), ten state/facility leadership awards; chair-20 conferences; semi-retired, now psychotherapy practice manager.      Number of years in management: More than... Read more »