Lori Woodruff

  • BSW -  Mississippi State University, 1981
  • MSW - University of Southern Mississippi, 1989
  • Mississippi College -  Master’s of Education, 2001

  • Award for Outstanding Leadership and Services in the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect - United States Department of Health and Human Services
  • 1996 Social Worker of the Year, National Association of Social Workers – Mississippi Chapter
  • Supreme Court Judge’s Commission for Child Welfare/Court Improvement, Appointed position 2006-2008
  • National Resource Center for Permanency Planning  Board Member, Hunter College School of Social Work, New York, NY 1990’s
  • 2009  - Alumni of the Year Social Work Program -  Mississippi State University
  • 2011 Social Worker of the Year, National Association of Social Workers – Mississippi Chapter
  • Commission on Children’s Justice
  • Children’s Justice Task Force Prior Member
  • Mississippi Conference on Social Welfare
    Past President
    Past President Elect
    Past Central District Representative
    Past Secretary
    Nomination Committee
  • National Association of Social Workers Member
  • Jasper County 4 – H Youth Volunteer
  • USM School of Social Work Advisory Board – current member