SSW Alumni Notch Wins in CT Legislative Races

Jillian Gilchrest

Several School of Social Work Alumni notched wins in the 2018 midterm elections across Connecticut this week. The School is thrilled to announce that four UConn Social Work Alumni won their elections. They join two additional social workers serving in the Legislature.

Steve Cassano
Steve Cassano
Pat Wilson Pheanious
Pat Wilson Pheanious
Rick Lopes
Rick Lopes

Please join us in congratulating them:
• Steve Cassano SSW ’75 re-elected Senator for the 4th District
• Jillian Gilchrest CLAS ’04 SSW ’08 newly elected Representative for the 18th District
• Pat Wilson Pheanious CLAS ’78 LAW ’81 SSW ’81 newly elected Representative for the 53rd District
• Rick Lopes CLAS ’93 SSW ’03 re-elected Representative for the 24th District