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We encourage Social Work alumni to keep their information up-to-date through the JMU Alumni association. The Alumni Association maintains a database of our alumni. Please take a few moments to fill out their online form.

Homecoming Open House

Please join us for an Open House in our new location in the Social Work area on the 2nd Floor of the Health & Behavioral Studies Building at 235 Martin Luther King, Jr. Way (aka Cantrell Ave.). View more information.

Alumni Profiles

Alumni in the News

Alumna meets with lawmaker to push for Medicaid funding (from CNN)
Rebecca Wood has a message for Republican lawmakers in Washington who have proposed dramatic cuts to Medicaid: Families like hers are deserving and need help, not slashed funding.

R. Ann Myers, Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients

  • 2017  Andrea C. King (Class of 2004)
  • 2017  Yvonne H.  Frazier (Class of 1983)
  • 2015 Danielle Pack McCarthy (class of 1998)
  • 2014 Maggie White Tapp (class of 1995)
  • 2012 Drew Molloy (class of 1975)
  • 2012 Becky Shaw (class of 1981)

Social Work Program Outstanding Alumnus Award Recipients

  • 2000 Phillis Oeters-Pena (class of 1979)
  • 1994 Evelyn Anne See (class of 1974)
  • 1993 Eddie Bumbaugh (class of 1973)
  • 1992 David Guertler (class of 1979)
  • 1985 R. Ann Myers (class of 1969)
  • 1981 Marie Arrington (class of 1938)
  • 1980 Andree Gitchell (class of 1974)