Shawnti M. Johnson, LICSW, recently joined the School of Social Work as a teaching associate and field advisor for the Child Welfare Training and Advancement Program. Johnson received her MSW from the University of Washington in 2004 and holds a bachelor's degree in sociology from Southern Oregon University.
Johnson started her social work career as a Child Welfare Training and Advancement Program graduate, working at the state of Washington’s Children's Administration for 11 years as a social worker and supervisor. Prior to joining the School of Social Work, she was a lecturer and the director of the Everett MSW Hybrid Program for Eastern Washington University. Johnson is also a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) and has a private practice in Everett, Washington. Prior to her social work career, Johnson was a wildland firefighter for the U.S. Forest Service in Oregon.