Social Work Faculty and Staff

The faculty and staff of the social work program include:

Katherine Shelek-Furbee, MSW, ACSW, LCSW
Program Director and Department Chair
Professor of Social Work

Melanee Wigton Sinclair, MSW, LCSW
Coordinator of Field Placements

The Social Work program routinely engages lecturers and adjunct faculty to teach specialized content to students and assist with field liaison work.

Name   Title    
Van Horn, Amy Administrative Assistant, Social Work & Career Services
(304) 829-7150
Sinclair, Melanee W. Assistant Professor of Social Work and Coordinator of Field Placements
(304) 829-7183
Shelek-Furbee, Katherine Professor of Social Work, Chair of Social Work
(304) 829-7189
Professor Kathy Shelek-Furbee, a native West Virginian, celebrated 25 years of teaching at Bethany in July 2009. She earned her MSW from West Virginia University in 1980. A licensed certified professional social worker (LCSW), her areas of expertise inclu