NASW Foundation National Programs
NASW Social Work Pioneers®
Sarah Grace Hudspeth
(1913 - 1973)
Sarah Hudspeth was born on January 11, 1913. She received her BS in Elementary Education from Auburn in 1938, and her MSW from Tulane University in 1947.
Ms. Hudspeth was a charter member of the Academy of Certified Social Workers. She was a medical social worker with the American Red Cross during World War II. She was the first medical social worker in Veterans Administration Hospitals in the South.
Social Work Pioneer - 1992