Jonathan Clark

Assistant Professor of Social Work
Social Work Degree Completion Program Director
5 River Park Place West Fresno, CA 93720
(559) 453-4631


Doctorate of Social Work (DSW) Candidate, Capella University
M.S.W., Social Work, California State University, Fresno
B.A., Sociology, California State University, San Marcos

Scholarly Interests

  • Child welfare
  • Immigration
  • Religious non-profits

Professional and Service Experience

  • Adoptions Social Worker, Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services, (DCFS), Glendora, CA , 1999-2014
  • Adjunct instructor, Social Work and Nursing Departments, Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA 2010-2014
  • Care Fresno Administrative Coordinator, Care Fresno, Fresno, CA 1997-1998
  • Neighborhood Outreach Pastor, Valley Christian Center, Fresno, CA 1996-1998
  • ESA/Love INC, Love Thy Neighbor Project Coordinator, Fresno, CA 1996-1997
  • Support Counselor, Families First, Inc. Fresno, CA 1994-1996
  • Group Home Worker, Kings View Center, Reedley, CA 1993-1994

Honors and Awards

  • Community Outreach Award, City of San Dimas, CA, 2008

Professional Affiliations

  • Member of North American Association of Christians in Social Work (NACSW), 2006-Present

Publications and Presentations

  • Change Project explained,€ NACSW Annual Conference, Durham, NC, 2011