Chapter Staff

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Joel Rubin
MSW, LSW, ACSW, CAE

Executive Director
(he/him/his)

 

Chief executive, recommends and participates in formulation of policies and makes decisions within existing policies as approved by the NASW-Illinois Chapter Board of Directors. Plans, organizes, directs, and coordinates chapter staff, programs, and activities to ensure that objectives are attained, plans are fulfilled, and member needs are met.

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Kyle Hillman
 
MA,CAE,CMM, CMP


Director, Legislative

Affairs


(he/him/his)

Oversees matters related legislative affairs for the chapter including legislative tracking, advocacy activation, and advising the Political Action Committee. Also oversees chapter's educational programming  including the statewide social work conference, legislative trainings, fundraisers, and other association events.

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Nina Nguyen
 
 

Director,

Communications and

Membership


(she,her,hers)

Handles all matters relating to NASW memberships and as well as communications. If you're looking to advertise your event or organization to members, take a look under the News tab for more information about all of our advertising options including mailing label rental, website advertising, and more. 

Renee Facchini

MSW, LSW

 

Events & Education 

Coordinator


(she, her, hers/they, them, theirs)

Handles matters regarding our ongoing continuing education offerings including registration, CEU certificates, logistics, and speaker management.

Sydney Moreland

Social Work Intern (she, her, hers)

Oversees Student Network Shared Interest Group and annual Advocacy Day.

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"Support the strong, give courage to the timid, remind the indifferent, and warn the opposed."
—Whitney Young