Bailey was President of the NASW National Board of Directors from 2003-2005 and President-elect from 2002-2003. He served as Treasurer of the NASW National Board of Directors from 1995-1997, as Chair of the National Finance and Development Committees, and was as a member of the National Program Committee. Bailey was President of the Massachusetts Chapter of NASW from 1993-1995. Both National NASW and the Massachusetts Chapter named him Social Worker of the Year in 1998. He is a member of the NASW Social Work Pioneers.
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.