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Kentucky Board of Social Work

Board Members

Whitney Cassity-Caywood, Ph.D., LCSW, Chair
Commission expires 6/21/2025
Hank Cecil, LCSW
Commission expires 6/21/2026
James R. Haggie, CSW
Commission expires 6/21/2024
Lori Vogel​, LCSW
Commission expires 6/21/2025
Santosh Adhikary, LCSW
Commission expires 6/21/2026
Laura Guffey, LSW
Commission expires 6/21/2024
Vacant, Citizen At Large
Commission expires 6/21/2026​

Staff Members

Marc Kelly, Executive Director
Vanessa G. Jones, Executive Assistant
Dan Carney, Contract Investigator ​

Board Meetings



Individuals wishing to appear before the board must submit a written request to the board office no later than ten (10) days prior to the board meeting in order to be placed on the agenda.

All meetings are held at the board office unless otherwise noted.

Kentucky Board of Social Work
125 Holmes Street, Suite 310
Frankfort, KY 40601

2023 Board Meeting Schedule

In 2023, the KY Board of Social Work will hold its board meetings on the second MONDAY of the month, beginning at 11:30 a.m. ET, unless otherwise announced. Meeting dates and times are subject to change.

January 10
February 14
March 14
April 11
June 12
July 10
August 14
September 11
October 9
November 13
December 11

​​​2023 State Holidays - state offices are closed

Monday, January 16 - Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday
One-half day, Friday, April​​​​​​ 7 - Good Friday​​
Monday, May 29 - Memorial Day
Tuesday, July 4 - Independence Day
Monday, September 4 - Labor Day
Friday, November 10 - Veterans Day​​

​​​​Thursday & Friday, November 23-24 - Thanksgiving​​​​

Monday & Tuesday, December 25-26 - Christmas

Friday and Monday, December 29, January 1 - New Year's​​​

Board Me​eting Minutes​

Contact the board office for any minutes not listed below
Board Meeting Minutes
April 2023 minutesApril 2023
minutes 2/2023February 2023
special meeting minutes 2/8/2023February 2023
Minutes 1/2023January 2023
Special meeting minutes 1/26/2023January 2023
Minutes 3/2023March 2023