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NASW-OK 2014 Nomination Form


Taking a leadership position in the Oklahoma Chapter of NASW will put you on the cutting edge of the profession. You will be faced with making critical decisions regarding the future of social work. You will meet other talented social workers and have the opportunity to represent your colleagues. So get involved and nominate yourself and/or a colleague to represent your profession!

Fill out the form below and send it today!

The Chapter Committee on Nominations and Leadership Identification (CCNLI) will select a slate for the next election of Officers, Branch and Student Representatives, and CCNLI positions to the Board. Officers can be from any branch, but it is helpful if the Treasurer lives or works in or close to the Chapter Office in Oklahoma City.

Remember, all candidates must be NASW members.

New positions go into effect July 1, 2014. The positions open for the 2014 election are:

  • Secretary: Responsible for the minutes of the meetings of the board of directors and executive committee as well as for non fiscal records of the chapter. Attend all board meetings. Participate in decision making process to fulfill the mission of the Chapter. Co-validate election results with the leadership and nominations chairperson.
  • Treasurer: Develops and monitors chapter fiscal policies and plans. Responsible for the fiscal management of the Chapter. Manages the preparation of chapter budget. Attend all board meetings and participate in decision making process.
  • Branch Chairs: Branch Chair responsible for the ongoing operation of the branches within the geographical bounds of the branch. Presides over branch meetings. Serves on the Board of Directors and attends all quarterly board meetings. Delegates responsibilities. Other duties as well. 
    • Branch Chairs to be elected in 2014: Cleveland County Branch; Southwest Branch; Southeast Branch; Northeast Branch; and Tulsa Branch.
  • Additional Representatives from larger branches: Support Branch Chair in activities of the Branch. Attend all board meetings and conduct the business of the chapter.
    • Additional Representatives to be elected in 2014: Tulsa Branch.

·         Graduate Student and Undergraduate Student Representatives: Attend all board meetings and conduct the business of the Chapter. Interpret board policies to student members. Represent to the Board the issues and concerns of the student members and advocate in students’ best interest. Serve on committees.

·         Chapter Committee on Nominations and Leadership Identification (CCNLI): Seek leaders for the chapter and select award recipients.

    • Open CCNLI positions for 2014: Northeast Branch

For more information call Mary Jo Kinzie at 405-286-4540 or e-mail:

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Submit this form ASAP by email to or mail to: NASW-OK 2200 NW 50th Ste 111E, OKC, OK 73112


I nominate: _____________________________________  

For the position of: ____________________________

Branch: ______________________________  

My name: _____________________________________________

My email address: _______________________  

Nominee’s email address: _______________________________

Nominee’s day phone: ____________________   

Nominee’s business phone: _____________________________

Nominee’s address:_________________________________________________

City: __________________________________________

State: __________

Zip: _____________________

Central Branch Meeting

Come beat the Tax-Day blues with the Central Branch on Tuesday, April
15th at 5:30 pm. We'll be meeting at the Paramount, located in the
historic Oklahoma City Film Row district on the NW corner of Sheridan
& Lee. The address is 701 W Sheridan, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73102.

We look forward to seeing you!



We had a great conference this year and will be updating the website during the next couple of weeks to provide the PowerPoints for the workshops. Thank you all for your continued support and for coming to our 38th Annual State Conference!




    Please check our calendar regularly for more events and look around the website for other useful information. 


Members, Social Work Speaks is an unrivaled reference tool that represents the collective thinking of thousands of experienced social work practitioners from all fields of practice.  If you don't already own a copy of the 9th Edition of Social Work Speaks click on the title to order from NASW Press. This is the latest unabrideged version of policy statements that have been adopted by the Delegate Assembly in August 2011 and we encourage our members to make use of this great resource.




Welcome to the official web site for the Oklahoma Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW). 

 NASW-OK works to enhance the professional growth and development of its members, to create and maintain professional standards, and to advance sound social practices.


National Association of Social Workers Oklahoma Chapter
2200 NW 50th St., Suite 111 E,
Oklahoma City, OK 73112
OFFICE: (405) 286-4540
FAX: (405) 286-4543