Mr. Akin has presented more than 20 workshops at National NASW Conferences and state meetings. Workshop topics include: Marketing Your Social Work Career, Healthcare Reform, Fundraising, and College Survival Skills for Students. Mr. Akin serves on the CSWE National Nominating Committee. He has also served as the Chair of the Council of NASW Chapter Executive Directors, and as a Board Member of the Missouri and Arkansas Chapter NASW. Mr. Akin has been an active NASW member since 1975. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Arkansas and a Masters in Social Work from Little Rock, Arkansas.
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.