Board Members and Meetings

Elected Officers and Representatives, 2021-2022


Charles Araujo, MSW, LCSW, ACSW 2023


Vice President
Andrea Germany, MSW, LMSW

Ludia Jackson, MSW 2023

Graduate Student Representative
Zakiya Anderson, 2022

Undergraduate Student Representative (Rust College)
Chanetra Echols, 2022

Regional Representatives

Southern Representative

Shelia Rivers, DSW, LCSW 2023

Northern Representative
Veronica Knowles, MSW, LCSW 2022

Committee Chairs/Co-Chairs, 2021-2022

Chair/Co-Chairs/Liaisons- Non-Voting(2023)

*mandated by national

*Chapter Ethics Committee, Chair

Jacqueline Loggins, PhD, MSW, LCSW

Fighting for Equality through Education and Dialogue (F.R.E.E.D.)

Karsten Taylor, BSW, Chair

International Committee

Vince Venturini, PhD, MSW, LCSW

Macro Social Work Committee, Chair

Angela Savage, DSW, MSW, LMSW

Membership/Social Media, Chair

Kristen Davis-White, MSW, LMSW

Social Justice Committee

Andrea Germany, LMSW, Co-Chair

Cora Jackson, DSW, LMSW, Co-Chair

Student-Faculty Liaison Committee,

Patricia Cruz, DSW, MSW, LCSW, Co-Chair

Michael Forster, PhD, MSW, LCSW,Co-Chair

Committee on Nominations and Leadership Identification (CNLI)

Representative I
Kristen Davis White, LMSW 2022

Representative II
Jacqueline Loggins, MSW, LCSW 2023

Representative III
Alissa Hebert-Wallace, MSW, LCSW-S 2023

FY 2021-2022 Board Meeting Schedule

Upcoming Dates TBD!

Our Mission

Our mission statement is “to support, promote, and advocate for professional social work practice, practitioners and the social work profession, and to improve the quality of life of the people of Mississippi