NASW-NJ staff are dedicated to ensuring that every member receives quality and expedient service to fulfill his or her social work practice needs. On the list below we have provided the name and contact number for the person who can address your question or comment. Simply click the staff member's name to email him or her, or call 800-932-0004 and select the corresponding extension number.
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Walter Kalman, MSW, LSW
Walter X. Kalman, MSW, LSW is Executive Director, appointed in 2001. He was honored as NASW-NJ's Social Worker of the Year in 1994. He has served as Assistant to the Deputy Commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Human Services, founding President of the NJ Association of Community Providers, Inc., and executive staff of two local chapters of The ARC. Walter also serves on the boards of numerous community service organizations.
Mary Jean Weston, MSW, LCSW, Assistant Executive Director, has been with NASW-NJ since 2008. She has served in senior staff capacities in several agencies in NJ and Texas. She has also worked as a psychotherapist in private practice in Houston.
Ask me about: Ethics Questions, Complaints against a Social Worker, NASW-NJ Chapter Elections, Annual Awards Nominations, Harriet Bloomfield Scholarship, Ethics Committee, and CCNLI (Chapter Committee on Nominations and Leadership Identification).
Ask me about: Annual Conference, NASW-NJ Continuing Education Programs, Licensure Test Preparation Courses, Clinical Supervision Course, Online CE Institute, and Continuing Education Program Committee. For CE Approval Collaborative Applications, please contact Suzanne at CEApproval@naswnj.org
Ask Me About: Membership Renewal & Inquiries, Clinical Supervision Register, Annual Membership Dinner, Mentoring, Unit Activities and Schedule, Requests for Legal and Ethical Consultations, Membership Committee, and Mailing List Sales, Advertising Sales for Web Site, newSWire™ (Weekly e-newsletter), and FOCUS (Bi-monthly Newsletter).
Ask Me About: NASW-NJ Unit Activities, Private Practice Special Interest Groups, Membership Activity including Student Members and Schools of Social Work
Ask Me About: The NJ CE Approval Collaborative, NASW-NJ Continuing Education Programs, Licensure Test Preparation Courses, and Clinical Supervision Course.
For NASW-NJ CE Approval Collaborative inquiries, please contact Suzanne at CEApproval@naswnj.org or ext. 54.
Ask Me About: NASW-NJ Chapter Office Operations and Administration.
Ask Me About: newSWire™, FOCUS, Web Site Design, Press and Media.
Jeff Feldman, MSW, LSW
Ask Me About: Annual Conference Exhibits.
Licensing Inquiries: For questions about Licensing, Clinical Supervision, CEs for License renewal, the Board of Social Work Examiners (BSWE)/Licensing Board or other matters related to the NJ SW Regulations, NASW members can contact our Licensing Hotline at firstname.lastname@example.org or ext. 51.
All other inquiries, email:email@example.com or ext. 50