We’re very pleased to announce that two ICL executive leaders are being honored by the National Association of Social Workers -NYC for their contributions to the field. They are being recognized at the group’s Annual Awards Banquet on December 7th.

Carmen Collado, LCSW-R, ICL Chief Networking and Relationship Officer, was chosen as Top Social Worker Leader for building collaborations and partnerships throughout communities and for her leadership in advancing cultural competence and policies and practices through a diversity lens. Carmen’s commitment and passion have helped advanced the profession of social work, by supporting leadership opportunities for people of all backgrounds and encouraging others to serve as mentors and teachers.

David Kamnitzer, LCSW-R, ICL Senior Vice President/Chief Clinical Officer, was chosen to receive a Mid-Career Leadership Award for his leadership in residential services and his exceptional attention to issues of severe trauma and the challenges of marginalized communities.  Teacher and author, David is a mentor to so many and brings intelligence, compassion and good humor to all of his work.