Kari Alberque

Director of Social Work Program, Instructor

308 Ledford

(919) 760-8304


Kari Alberque serves as a Social Work Instructor within the Department of Psychology and Social Work at Meredith College. Her background encompasses generalist social work, with a particular emphasis on macro practice. Kari has tackled a diverse array of issues, including child protective services, affordable housing, preventing homelessness, leadership development for adolescent girls, and youth summer employment programs. Nevertheless, her true passion lies in assisting children with disabilities and their families.


In her professional journey, Kari has contributed to early intervention services, parent support programs, and initiatives aimed at transforming education systems to foster inclusivity. Drawing upon this extensive experience, Kari is dedicated to nurturing the upcoming generation of social workers in the classroom, equipping them with the skills and knowledge necessary to make a positive impact in their communities.


Academic Credentials

Bachelor of Social Work, University of North Texas

Master of Social Work, Boston College

Special Education Doctoral Student, University of North Carolina at Greensboro (In Progress)

Project LEAPS Scholar: Leadership in Extensive and Pervasive Support Needs

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