Halle Ricketts

Bio: Halle received his Bachelor of Science in Adminstration of Justice degree in 1973 from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale and his Masters in Social Work degree in 1990 from the George Warren Brown Graduate School of Social Work at Washington University at St. Louis, Missouri.

Agency Project: Halle is going to survey social work-section members and non-members of the Mississippi Public Health Association to assess their perceptions of the MPHA-SW section and essential services including public health activities performed and needed; barriers and/or support for increasing infrastructure. Finally, the findings will be used to guide resource allocation decisions and raise awareness of the benefits of a MPHA Social Work Section membership.