Judy Walruff

Judy Walruff

FACULTY/ADMIN BLDG
PHOENIX
Faculty Associate
Faculty
WEST Campus
Mailcode
3920
SUM/WTR Faculty Teaching
Faculty
WEST Campus
Mailcode
3920

Biography

Judy Walruff is a seasoned health and social services advocate for access to health care and social services in both professional and volunteer positions. She has held leadership positions in child welfare, maternal and child health, private philanthropy and child advocacy. She served two Arizona Governors as a child health policy strategist with the Governors Office for Children, Youth and Families. As a program officer with the Flinn Foundation, one of Arizona leading private foundations, she developed strategic initiatives aimed at improving the health and future life opportunities for adolescent mothers and their babies. Her last public service position was as senior program specialist, Strategic Initiatives with First Things First.

Walruff holds a master's degree in social work from the University of Kansas and a doctorate from Arizona State University. As a faculty associate with the ASUs School of Social Work, she teaches macro policy and practice courses and evidence informed practice.

Education

  • Ph.D. Arizona State University 
  • M.S.W. University of Kansas

Courses

Summer 2021
Course NumberCourse Title
SWG 515Bridge Seminar II
SWG 619Practice-Oriented Research
Summer 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
SWG 515Bridge Seminar II
Spring 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
SWU 306Ethics in Social Services
SWU 432Social Policy and Services
Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
SWU 432Social Policy and Services
SWG 619Practice-Oriented Research
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
SWG 585Macro Social Work Practice
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
SWG 619Practice-Oriented Research
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
SWU 411Social Work Practice III
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
SWG 619Practice-Oriented Research
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
SWG 585Macro Social Work Practice
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
SWG 619Practice-Oriented Research

Professional Associations

National Association of Socal Workers, Arizona Chapter