Foundation Assistant

Sharon Burk


Sharon Burk

Sharon Burk is the Foundation Assistant and works on programs including the NASW Social Work Pioneers®, NASW Foundation Recognition Awards, scholarship and fellowship awards, and international projects. 

Her experience includes working at the US Global Leadership Coalition, People for the American Way, Planned Parenthood, as a legislative intern for a U.S Senator, as well as an organizing fellow for the Obama for America campaign. Her expertise on social media contributes greatly to the Foundation’s communications strategy.

Sharon graduated from American University in Washington, DC in 2015 with a BA in Communications, Law, Economics, & Government.










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In Episode 5, NASW Social Work Talks Podcast features the Director of the NASW Foundation, Bob Arnold.   Tune in for a discussion about the Foundation's many educational, research, and  charitable  initiatives.