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Christy McCoy

Christy McCoy MSW LICSW has been a School Social Worker for 16 years for St. Paul Public Schools but has worked in education for 24 years. In her role as a School Social Worker, she has provided direct support to youth in alternative learning settings and for the past 11 years has worked at Agape High School which serves pregnant and parenting teen mothers. She has been actively involved with the Minnesota School Social Work Association since 2002 serving in following leadership roles: Legislative Chair 2008-2013; President 2013-2015; Secretary 2016-2018; Legislative Chair 2015-present. Christy is the current President Elect for SSWAA and has also served on the SSWAA Board as Secretary and Legislative Chair. Furthermore, she has presented statewide, regionally and nationally on topics including Macro-Advocacy and School Social Work, School Crisis and Mental Health: Role and Expertise of School Social Workers, the Impact of Trauma on Students, Early Warning Signs of Childhood Mental Illness, etc.

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