ISSWA recognizes two school social workers each year based on nominations received:
Iowa School Social Worker of the Year and Leahgreta Spears Career Achievement Award.
Congratulations to our 2017 ISSWA Award Recipients:
Kathie Hicok - Iowa School Social Worker of the Year
Susan Guest - Friend of Children Award
Maria Ricaurte-Romza - Leahgreta Spears Career Achievement Award
These three well-deserved women were recognized at the Awards Banquet at our 2017 ISSWA Annual Conference for their dedication to serving home, school & community. Kathie also was recognized at the Midwest School Social Work Conference in Cleveland, OH in October 2017 as the Iowa School Social Worker of the Year.
Right: Photos of the ISSWA 2017 Annual Conference, Yoga Calm techniques; 2017 ISSWA Award Recipients