Expertise & Interests

  • Community Organizing and Advocacy
  • Community-University PartnershipsHuman Service Organizations
  • Qualitative Research
  • Social Capital Development
  • Social Movements

MSW; PhD, University of California, Los Angeles

Recent Publications

Hopkins, K., Meyer, M., Afkinich, J., & Bialobrzeski, E. (2022). Impact of leadership development and facilitated peer coaching on women’s individual, collective and organizational behaviors in human services. Nonprofit Leadership & Management, 32(3), 387-408. https://doi.org/10.1002/nml.21487


Meyer, M., Goering, E., Hopkins, K., Hyde, C., Mattocks, N., & Denlinger, J. (2021). Walking the Talk in Participatory Philanthropy. The Foundation Review, 13(2). https://doi.org/10.9707/1944-5660.1562


Hopkins, K., Meyer, M., Afkinich, J., & Bialobrzeski, E. (2021). Facilitated peer coaching among women human service professionals: Leadership learning, application and lessons learned. Human Service Organizations: Management, Leadership & Governance.


Hopkins, K., Meyer, M, & Afkinich, J. (2021). Diversifying the pipeline of social work students prepared to implement performance measurement. Journal of Social Work Education.