Marquis BR Salon 8, ML 2 (Marriott Marquis Washington, DC)
Conveners: Mary Ohmer, PhD, MSW, MPIA, University of Pittsburgh, Amy Mendenhall, PhD, University of Kansas, Michelle Carney, PhD, University of Kansas and Deborah Adams, PhD, University of Kansas
The Editorial Board supports the Journal of Community Practice, which is an interdisciplinary journal grounded in social welfare. The journal provides a forum for community practice, including community organizing, planning, social administration, organizational development, community development, social action, and social change. The journal contributes to the advancement of knowledge related to numerous disciplines, including social work and the social sciences, urban planning, social and economic development, community organizing, policy analysis, urban and rural sociology, community health, public administration, and nonprofit management. As a forum for authors and a resource for readers, this journal makes an invaluable contribution to practice in community settings from conceptualization to implementation to evaluation.