Leadership Award

The CDAD Leadership Award honors faculty, staff, students, departments, organizations or community members who have made outstanding contributions to the disability community at NAU. Only faculty, staff, and students may make nominations. The awardees are announced and honored at the President's Annual Diversity Awards Banquet.

2014 Recipients

Caitlin Turner, Student, President of NAU 4 All
Lauren Copeland-Glenn, Coordinator, Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity
Institute for Human Development
Personalized Learning

Past Leadership Award Winners

2013

Beth Pifer, Disability Resources
Robert Young, Student and President of NAU 4 All
Geographic Sciences and Community Planning Program

2012

Dr. Susan Smiley, Adjunct Faculty, Anthropology
Kristen Garcia, Facilities Services
Carolyn Carr, Facilities Services
Facilities Services Department

2011

Marketing Department
Jamie Axelrod, Director, Disability Services
Matthew Minister, Extended Campuses

2010

Sarah True, Student, Biological Sciences
John Campbell, Director, ITS
Tex Byars and Ralph Padilla, Grounds Crew

2009

Jennifer Tsonis, Student Services Coordinator, College of Engineering, Forestry and Natural Sciences
Dr. David Scott, Professor and Chair, College of Engineering, Forestry and Natural Sciences
Dr. Kristen Waring, Assistant Professor, College of Engineering, Forestry and Natural Sciences
The School of Forestry

2008

Heath Hudson, Student, Hotel and Restaurant Management
Jane E. Mulrooney, Director, Disability Resources
Dr. Richard W. Carroll, Director, Institute for Human Development
Learning Assistance Centers of Northern Arizona University

2007

Kamran Mousavi, Student, Parks and Recreation Management
Christopher Lanterman, Lecturer, College of Education
Dr. Susan Marks, Associate Professor, College of Education