Pat Hartman joined the NASW/CT staff in October 2006. A social worker with the Department of Children and Youth for many years, Pat left social services to start her own business in 1984. After twenty some years of working in the food and catering business, Pat returned to the field and now organizes the Annual and Specialty Conferences hosted by NASW/CT, the Annual Awards Dinner, and oversees the Continuing Education component of the chapter. Questions about presenting workshops or exhibiting at conferences can be directed to Pat as well as questions about continuing education presentations, applications, or eligibility for CECs. If you are interested in participating on either of the Conference planning committees, please call Pat.