Instructional Leadership, emphasis: K-12 School Leadership (MEd)
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2011 community partners

NAU thanks those who support the College of Social & Behavioral Sciences

The College of Social and Behavioral Sciences annually recognizes a select group of local community organizations and individuals who have played an important role in collaborating with SBS students, faculty, and staff. Honorees are celebrated each spring at a Community Partner Recognition Breakfast.


North Country Health Care

Center for Service and Volunteerism

Judi Cayton, Wal-Mart


The Pioneer Museum/Arizona Historical Society

Community, Culture, and Environment

  • Joe Gutierrez, Killip Elementary School
  • Jeronimo Vasquez, Killip Elementary School

Criminology and Criminal Justice

Coconino County Juvenile Court Services

Ethnic Studies Program

Flagstaff Repeal Coalition

Geography, Planning, and Recreation

Tom Gushue, GIS Coordinator for USGS

Politics and International Affairs

City of Sedona, City Manager’s Office

Psychological Sciences

Shawn Niece-Pendergast, Director, The Alternatives Center

Sociology and Social Work

  • Marcel Duclos, M.Ed., Northland Family Help Center Halo House
  • Erin Callinan, Shelter Manager, Northland Family Help Center Halo House

Sustainable Communities

  • Liz Taylor, Flagstaff Foodlink
  • Joanna Hale, Flagstaff Foodlink

Women’s and Gender Studies

  • Georgia Duncan, Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG)
  • Gene Hill, Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG)
  • Ruthanne Hassing, Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG)