Awards & Recognition
While there are many members of the NAU LGBTQIA community who are worthy of recognition, we would like to highlight a few below.
Distinguished Service to the LGBTQIA Community Awards
The following awards are given at the President's annual Diversity Banquet to those who demonstrated distinguished service to the LGBTQIA community.
View previous recipients
Student Award: Cassandra Bizon
Faculty Award: Melanie McCuin
Staff Award: Chris Schlarb
Student Award: Alec Davidson
Faculty Award: Ángel Verdugo
Staff Award: Matthew Tombaugh
Student Award: Nina Porter
Faculty Award: Dr. Joseph Wegwert
Staff Award: Ray Foushee
Student Award: Vanessa Delgado
Faculty Award: Dr. Arianne Burford
Staff Award: Laura Theimer
Ally of the Year Award
The following award is given annually at the Rainbow Convocation to someone who has served as an outstanding ally to the NAU LGBTQIA community.
Georgia Duncan (PFLAG)View previous recipients
2014: Cher Has No Horse (Coconino County Public Health)
2013: Georgia Totress (NAU Staff)
Matthew TombaughView previous officers