BreAnn Gilkey

BreAnn Gilkey, LMSW, is an Associate Clinical Professor and an Associate Director of Field Practicum in the School of Social Work. She received her BA in Social Work from Wichita State in 2003 and her MSW in 2005. Ms. Gilkey joined the School’s faculty 2013. She has worked in a variety of social service settings. She began her career at Episcopal Social Services working in their Representative Payee Program, and later worked at United Methodist Urban Ministries (now United Methodist Open Door) as their Transitional Housing Case Manager. Ms. Gilkey also worked at the Wichita Area Technical College and Catholic Charities with the Marriage for Keeps Program. In addition to Field Practicum, BreAnn’s teaching areas and experience range from Social Work Practice with Compassion and Mindfulness to work with Women, Children, and Poverty. She holds professional affiliations within the State of Kansas Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board as a Licensed Master Social Worker and with the Kansas Council on Social Work Education (KCSWE). Ms. Gilkey holds academic recognition with the Phi Alpha Honor Society. She serves the Maternal Infant Health Coalition as a Co-Chair, WSU Council of University Women as President, WSU Women’s Association, and Sedgwick County Fetal Mortality Review-Case Review Team.