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Icelynn Baldwin, LISW-CP, Director of Epworth Counseling Center

As the new Director of Epworth Counseling Center, Icelynn Baldwin hopes to cultivate a nurturing counseling center that is the catalyst to the healing of many lives.  Icelynn is a Licensed Independent Social Worker of Clinical Practice (LISW-CP) and has spent the last eight years working with and to develop programs for children, youth and... Read more »

Jacquelyn Martell, MSSW, Director of Advocacy at Achievement First

Jacquelyn Martell serves as Director of Advocacy at Achievement First, where she leads advocacy, community engagement and partnerships work. Prior to Achievement First, Jacquelyn served as the Deputy Director of Program Management and Fundraising for the New York Women’s Chamber of Commerce in which she oversaw all fundraising, advocacy and external relations efforts. Previously, she... Read more »

Nicole Wong, MSW, Director of the Sexual Assault & Violence Prevention (SAVP) Office at Vassar College

Nicole Wong (she/her) is the Sexual Assault & Violence Prevention Office Director at Vassar College. Nicole earned her Masters degree in Social Work at Columbia University in Advanced Clinical Practice with a focus on Health, Mental Health, and Disabilities. She earned her B.A. in Sociology and English from Vassar College. As the SAVP Director, Nicole... Read more »

Aaron Skinner-Spain, LCSW-R, CCTP, Founder & Director of Clinical Services at NYC Affirmative Psychotherapy

Aaron Skinner-Spain is the Founder & Director of Clinical Services at NYC Affirmative Psychotherapy, a community-focused, sliding scale group psychotherapy practice in Midtown Manhattan with a special commitment to serve queer communities of color. Aaron received his A.B. from Cornell University and his M.S.W. from New York University and went on to complete a four year... Read more »

Graylyn Swilley-Woods, Executive Director Of Overtown Children And Youth Coalition (OCYC)

Ms. Graylyn Swilley-Woods is the Executive Director of the Overtown Children and Youth Coalitions. She is a Senior Consultant for Multicultural Tourism Initiatives and recent past Associate Vice President of Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau Multicultural Tourism Department, Business and Education Division. Mrs. Woods spent more than a decade promoting the development and advancement... Read more »

Dawn M. Konrady, EdD, LSW, MBA, MA, Director of Stockton University Child Welfare Education Institute

Dr. Konrady manages three NJ statewide grant funded Title IV-E child welfare training and education programs--the Baccalaureate Child Welfare Education Program (BCWEP), Masters Child Welfare Education Program (MCWEP), and New Jersey Child Welfare Training Partnership-Southern Region (NJCWTP-SR). She is a member of the NJ Child Placement Review Board and sits on the university Committee for... Read more »

Sharea Farmer, LCSW, Executive Director of RS Counseling & Wellness Center

Sharea received a Master’s of Social Work in Policy & Planning with a concentration of mental health, health and aging from Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. Sharea is currently the Executive Director and owner at RS Counseling & Wellness Center. Along with her work in her practice, she is a part time lecturer... Read more »

Barry Dixon, LCAS-A, CEO of Dixon Social Interactive Services, Inc.

With over 35 years of experience in clinical counseling, Barry Dixon has much knowledge of dealing with the emotional and spiritual well-being of different families and individuals. Over 20 years ago, Barry founded Dixon Social Interactive Services, Inc., a local clinical behavioral health agency. Dixon Social Interactive Services, Inc. provides programs such as Substance Abuse Counseling,... Read more »

Nicki Sanders, MSW, CEO of Nicki Sanders Consulting

Nicki Sanders, MSW, has over 20 years of direct service experience in youth development, program planning, community engagement, and sexual health education. She is an accomplished supervisor, professor, trainer, and group facilitator who has merged her degree and work experience into Nicki Sanders Consulting to help managers uplevel their leadership skills and businesses increase employee... Read more »

Okpara Rice, Chief Executive Officer of Tanager Place

Okpara Rice joined Tanager Place of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, as executive director in July 2013, and assumed the role of Chief Executive Officer July 2015. Okpara is the first African American to hold executive office at Tanager Place in its more than 140 year history.  He brings leadership experience to Tanager from his work at... Read more »