2024 NASW-FL Leadership Nominations Flyer

​NASW-FL's CCNLI is responsible for overseeing our awards process as well as Chapter elections.  If you have any questions, please ​contact NASW-FL at 1-800-352-6279 or info.naswfl@socialworkers.org.

2024 NASW-FL Leadership Nominations Open

NASW-FL is soliciting self-nominations for vacant positions on the Florida Chapter Board of Directors, the Chapter Committee on Nominations and Leadership Identification (CCNLI) and Delegate Assembly. You must be a current NASW member to be considered for any of these positions.​

Statewide Positions (One- to Three-Year Terms):

  • First Vice President (Two-Years)
  • Chapter Committee on Nominations and Leadership Identification (CCNLI) (3 Positions, Two-Years)
  • Delegate Assembly (7 Positions, Three-Years)
  • MSW Student Representative (One-Year)
  • BSW Student Representative (One-Year)

Unit Chair Open Positions (Two-Year Term):

  • Big Bend Unit
  • Broward Unit
  • Emerald Coast Unit
  • Heartland Unit
  • Lake/Sumter Unit
  • Nature Coast Unit
  • Northeast Unit
  • Southwest Unit
  • Space Coast Unit
  • Treasure Coast Unit
  • Volusia/Flagler Unit

Click here to review the
Unit job descriptions.

Click here to review the
Delegate Assembly job descriptions.

Click here to submit your nomination for a leadership position.  

If you have any questions about the nomination process, please call NASW-FL at 1-800-352-6279 or email: info.naswfl@socialworkers.org .

The 2023 NASW-FL State Award Winners

Join us in congratulating the 2023 State Award winners.  They make life easier for others, achieve results when taking risks, demonstrate outstanding leadership, act with courage and exemplify social work values and ethics. 

Social Worker of the Year
Sharon Ross-Donaldson, LCSW, CFSW, QS, MBA (Big Bend Unit)

Student Social Worker of the Year
Honor Mosley Bell, III (Northwest Unit)

Social Work Educator of the Year
Heidi Heft LaPorte, DSW (Broward Unit)

Elected Official of the Year
Representative Daryl Campbell, LCSW 
(Broward Unit)

Public Citizen of the Year
Ben Frazier (Northwest Unit)
Congratulations again to the 2023 award winners!

2023 NASW-FL Leadership Elections Results

Thank you to everyone who participated in the election. 


  • President-Elect: Michael Alicea, EDD, MSW, MS
  • Second Vice President of Budget and Finance: Joyce Couch, LCSW
  • Secretary: Randiesa Spires, LCSW, LISW-CP
  • MSW Student Representative: Andrianna Moustakas
  • BSW Student Representative: Jalessa Murray

Chapter Committee on Nominations and Leadership Identification (CCNLI):

  • Dennis Cohen, LMSW
  • Donna Pritchard, DSW, LCSW
  • Stefanie Raifman, LCSW-QS, CCTP DSW Candidate, '23
  • Cindy Sonnier, DSW, LCSW-S
  • Ariella VanHara, LCSW, QS

Unit Chairs:

  • Central Unit Chair: Amy Moncion, ACSW, CWCM, CTP LCSW, QS
  • Miami-Dade Unit Chair: Libia Casas, DSW, LCSW
  • North Central Unit Chair: N. Rebecca Frye, LCSW
  • Northwest Unit Chair:  Darryl Johnson, MSW
  • Palm Beach Unit Chair: Andres Torrens, LCSW
  • Sarasota-Manatee Unit Chair: Dora Damico, MSW, LCSW
  • Tampa Bay Unit Chair:  Hirely Martinez, MSW

​Please contact NASW-FL at 1-800-352-6279 or 
info.naswfl@socialworkers.org if you have any questions.

Click here to review the Job Descriptions.


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