Nancy Amidei, MSW
Senior Lecturer Emeritus, UW School of Social Work
Amidei has been called “a relentless advocate for changing public policy to better serve the most vulnerable populations.” Prior to joining the UW faculty, she served in various government positions affecting health and welfare. She translated this policy expertise into a range of activities to meet the needs of vulnerable populations in Washington State, including the U District-University Partnership for Youth, an initiative for homeless youth.
Beatrice Gandara, DDS
Clinical Associate Professor, Oral Medicine, UW School of Dentistry
Dr. Gandara teaches undergraduate dental students, and is Director of the Emergency Clinic at the UW School of Dentistry. Her patient care responsibilities include oral medicine, urgent care and geriatric dentistry. She oversees several community outreach projects including a free dental clinic in Mount Vernon, dental services at Union Gospel Mission, Mary’s Place, Casa Latina, the Husky Smiles program for children.