NASW Maine Chapter Staff

Interim Executive Director

Lynn Stanley, LICSW

lstanley.naswme@socialworkers.org

Lynn Stanley, LICSW is the interim executive director for the NASW Maine Chapter and the executive director for NASW NH Chapter. She has clinical experience and a strong macro social work background in social policy, training and facilitation, non-profit leadership, and volunteer board coordination. 

She spent fourteen years with Casey Family Services: first as a clinical case manager, then providing technical assistance to foster/ adoptive parent associations, and the last six years as the Team Leader for Casey’s school-based Franklin Family Resource Center. Lynn was the Lead for the NH Afterschool Network, working to increase out of school learning opportunities for youth and closing the opportunity gap for lower income youth. She is adjunct faculty/teaching lecturer at the University of New Hampshire, Simmons University, Plymouth State University, and Rivier University. 

Lynn earned her MSW from the University of New Hampshire. She is also a proud Zonta member. You may contact her by phone at the Chapter or on her cell (603) 496-0994 or by emailing lstanley.naswme@socialworker.org.

Administrative Assistant

Barbara Steward, BBA

bsteward.naswme@socialworkers.org

Barbara Steward

Barbara Steward, BBA , Our Administrative Assistant lives in Augusta. She has a BBA from the University of Maine Augusta, has had a career in business administration, marketing, advertising and sales avenues, most recently as Director of Sales for several hotel markets in the Augusta area.

She lived and worked in Aruba for seven years beginning as an Off Property Contact for Divi Resorts, a Customer Service Rep. for Sinbad Charters and then as a Marketing Coordinator for DePalm Tours. After returning to Maine, Barbara established ArubaDestinations.com, where she served as a timeshare rental and sales broker for ten years.

Barbara has served on the Board of Directors of the Kennebec Valley Tourism Counsel and for a number of years, she participated in the Walk to Stop Hunger.

MSW Intern

Danielle Blair

Danielle Blair

Danielle Blair is pursuing an MSW at the University of Maine. Prior to graduate school, Danielle earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Maine at Farmington in Rehabilitation Services and Political Science. Danielle also spent one year supporting 16 rural food pantries and two years supporting adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities and Autism in Farmington, Maine. 

Danielle has plans to pursue macro-level social work and enjoys spending time outdoors (road cycling, hiking, playing tennis) or reading a good book in her free time.






MSW Intern

Anna Gallagher

Anna Gallagher

My name is Anna.  I will be the NASW Social Work Intern this academic year!  Previously, I interned at Future in Sight in Concord, NH.  In my free time, I like to read and watch documentaries.  I'm excited for things to come!