Editorial Board

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Melissa MesserMelissa Messer

Associate Editor & Copy Editor

Shawn ConlonShawn Conlon

Professional Counselors & Specialists

Jessica Ayub 2017 Jessica Ayub

School Counselor's Dept.

Leann MorganLeann Wyrick Morgan

Graduate Student's Dept.

Dylan Richard

Dylan Richard

Facilitating Career Development Dept.

Alease CopelinAlease Copelin 2017

Higher Education

Heather Maietta Heather Maietta

Ethics Column

Sarah Patterson-MillsSarah Patterson Mills

The Marketplace

Charles LehmanCharles Lehman

On the Web

Melanie Reinersman,
NCDA Website Editor & Web Magazine EditorMelanie Reinersman

Thought Leader Insights

Jenn LongJenn Long Leard

Headquarter News & Advertising

Alicia Kirkpatrick Cheek

Career Developments

Winter 2019

Table of Contents


Social Justice, Advocacy and Public Policy:
Fostering Systems Change
By David L. Blustein



National Career Development Month & Annual Poetry and Art Contest
By Melissa Messer



Career Development Bulletin
Revamping Career Education Opportunities for Equity and Social Justice: Four Tips for Career Education Curricular Development
By Christian D. Chan


School Counselors
Systemic and Personal Advocacy in Schools: A School Counselor's Role
By Martina Clymer


Higher Education Highlights
Counseling in Practice: Advocacy & Social Justice-Driven Actions & Steps
By Ana Clara Blesso



From the President:
Social Justice Advocacy for Career Practitioners As I See It
By Kathy Evans

From the Executive Director:
Policy, Advocacy and Social Justice: How NCDA is Contributing to This Effort
By Deneen Pennington

Thought Leader Insights:
A Conversation with Dr. Y. Barry Chung
By Jenn Long Leard

Ethics in a Nutshell:
By Asra Karajic Siwiec and Sharon Anderson

The Marketplace
By Charles Lehman

On the Web
By Melanie Reinersman