Advisory Committee & Partners

Advisory Committee and Partners

An advisory committee is a group of industry experts who help make sure the Social Work Diploma Program is as current as possible. The members’ expertise ensures you receive an excellent education and are well prepared to enter the workforce. Check out who is on the advisory committee for the Social Work Diploma:

NameArea of expertise
Dorothy Badry, PhDAssistant Professor, University of Calgary — Child and Adolescent Development: Child Welfare
Barb BarclaySouthern Regional Manager, Native Counselling Services of Alberta
Nicole BealingOperations Manager, Alpha House
Homan ChanDirector, Settlement & Language Bank Centre, Immigrant Services of Calgary
Marlene DorrestijnAlumni SLWK Student Representative, Mount Royal University
Lynne DowneyManager, Enviros
Bruce LlewellynManager, Regulatory Practice, Alberta College of Social Workers (ACSW)
Carrie McManusAlumni Representative & Program Manager, Sagesse
Kaitlyn ObrienSecond Year SLWK Student Representative, Mount Royal University
Deb RunnallsExecutive Director, The Mustard Seed
Floyd VisserExecutive Director, SHARP Foundation

 *Please note: this list is kept as up-to-date as possible, but is subject to change.