Rick Butt, M.S.W.

Regional Director, Child Welfare Alliance
Butt, Rick

Contact information

Dept: Social Work
Room: MDS 102
Phone: 253-692-4925
Email: rickbutt@u.washington.edu


  • M.S.W., San Diego State University, 1999.


Rick Butt joined the Social Work Program faculty in 2013. He has over 24 years of practice experience in child welfare services. The past 13 years focused specifically on the unique needs of adolescents and transitioning youth. Prior to coming to UWT, Rick was the statewide Independent Living Program Manager with DSHS Children's Administration.