Board of Directors

Christine Escobar-Sawicki

Christine Escobar-Sawicki

Calumet District Chair, 2017-2018

Christine Escobar-Sawicki (AM, The University of Chicago; LCSW) serves as field liaison where she interacts with agencies around the state and has opportunities to learn about the needs of social workers and the day-to-day challenges they face, particularly with the state’s budget impasse and drastic funding cuts. She strongly believes it is imperative the social work profession be led by an organization which is responsive and vocal about the concerning efforts to disempower the most vulnerable of our society. Likewise, it is vital NASW be the strong voice needed to bring together our profession and be at the forefront of identify strategies to help social workers enhance their personal resilience and protect their wellbeing. Finally, as a mother of a child with special needs, Christine has had the privilege of benefiting from the dedication and support of wonderful social workers who have truly made a difference in many ways. If elected, Christine will bring her knowledge, skills, passion, and dedication to the role to support the efforts of all social workers and future social workers throughout the state and work diligently to “give back” to those who are constantly giving to others.

  • 01-25-18

    Calumet District Networking Event (Orland Park)

  • 01-26-18

    LSW/LCSW Review Course 01.26.18 (Chicago)

  • 01-26-18

    ONE SPOT LEFT! Northeastern District CEU Event: Network and Boundaries (Evanston)

  • 02-09-18

    SOLD OUT! Northeastern District CEU Event: All You Ever Wanted to Know about DBT… (Northbrook)

  • 03-02-18

    Southern District CEU Event: Domestic Violence and Trauma (Mt Vernon)

Calendar »

Become a member of NASW today!


Visit the CEU Opportunities page to find free CEU events for NASW Illinois members!

Continuing Edcuation

Consider joining one of our social networking groups.