Faculty and Staff Directory

Amy Riep, MSW, LMSW

Amy Riep MSW Program Director
Director of The Center for Lifelong Learning and Outreach Education

Program Director: Colorado Child Welfare Stipend Program

Contact information

Education 23
1586 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1586
(970) 491-0996
amy.riep@colostate.edu

Areas of Interest

Child welfare, program administration, non-profit development, and international social work.

Degree Information

M.S.W., 2005, University of Kentucky
B.A., 1999, Asbury University

Academic Appointments

2016-present: Acting MSW Program Director
2016 – present: Colorado Child Welfare Stipend Program, CSU Project Director
2015 - present: Director of the Center for Lifelong Learning and Outreach Education (CLOE), School of Social Work, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
2014 - 2015: BSW Field Coordinator, School of Social Work, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
2012 - 2014: Title IV-E Child Welfare Training Program Director, School of Social Work, Southern University at New Orleans, New Orleans, LA
2011 - 2014: Instructor, School of Social Work, Southern University at New Orleans, New Orleans, LA

Professional post-baccalaureate and post-master's social work experience

2008 - 2010: Executive Director, Thrive Africa, South Africa
2004 - 2006: Clinical Team Leader, Comprehensive Assessment and Training Services Program, Center for Trauma and Children, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
2004 - 2005: Residential Care Provider, Florence Crittenton Home, Lexington, KY
2001 - 2004: Child Protection Clinician, Kentucky Cabinet for Families and Children
2000 - 2001: Non-Profit Program Development, Thrive Africa, South Africa
1999 - 2000: Social Service Worker, Kentucky Cabinet for Families and Children

Current professional, academic, community-related, and scientific memberships

Council on Social Work Education

Community service responsibilities and activities for the last 3 years

Department: Member, Outcomes Committee
Department: Chair, Distance MSW Committee
Department: Member, Field Advisory Committee
Department: Member, Title IV-E Planning Task Group
Department: Member, Curriculum Committee
Department: Member, Search Committee for Field Coordinator and CLOE Liaison
2013 - 2014: Licensure Preparation Workshop Committee, Southern University at New Orleans
2012 - 2014: Chair, Louisiana University Alliance Child Welfare Conference Planning Committee
2012 - 2014: Children, Youth & Families Curriculum Concentration Committee, Southern University at New Orleans
2012 - 2014: Field Education Committee, Southern University at New Orleans
2011 - 2014: Consultant, Angel’s Center of Hope, Kenya
2010 - 2013: Vice President, Board of Directors, Ignite South Africa, South Africa

Professional presentations presented during the last 5 years

Riep, A. (March 2014). Assessment and Intervention - Theory, Skills & Practice. LMSW Licensure Preparation Workshop, Southern University at New Orleans, New Orleans, LA.

Riep, A. (January 2013). An Introduction to Child Welfare. BSW Seminar for Majors, Southern University at New Orleans, New Orleans, LA.

Riep, A. (April 2012). Becoming an Effective Witness: Court Reports and Testimony. Child Welfare Training, Southern University at New Orleans, New Orleans, LA.