GoAbroad Innovation Awards Academy

2021 Nominations Are Now Closed.

View the 2021 GoAbroad Innovation Award Winners!

What is the Innovation Awards Academy?

The GoAbroad Innovation Awards Academy is made up of a select group of international education professionals. As leaders in the field, these individuals have made important contributions to cross-cultural programs and continue to advance our understanding of what is possible in global education.

The members of the Innovation Awards Academy have lent their expertise and knowledge in order to determine who deserves each award. GoAbroad.com thanks each member for their time and support of innovation in international education!

Special thanks to our 2021 Silver Sponsor, StudentUniverse.

Innovation Awards Academy

Meet our 2021 Innovation Awards Academy Members!
Amy McMillan IES Abroad
Amy Shenberger University of North Texas
Andy Woods-Ballard AFS Intercultural Programs
Angie Edwards Queens University of Charlotte
Bruce Jones International TEFL Academy
Dan Radcliffe IVHQ
Daniel Greenberg Earth Deeds
Daniel Ponce Taylor Intercultural Outreach Initiative (IOI)
Danielle Genemore Duquesne University
David Comp University of Chicago
Grace Martens TravelBud
Janka Piper Northwestern
Jeff Shumlin Putney Student Travel
John Benander LunaFairs
John Sunnygard University of Colorado Denver
Kelly Holland Global Experiences
LaSharon McLean Perez UC Riverside
Laura Thornes Colorado State University
Maraina Montgomery Howard University
Margaret McCullers IFSA-Butler
Mary Cook School of Mines
Mary Feild API
Mike Woolf CAPA International Education
Nadine Muller GVI
Rachel Skinner API
Robert L Chappell Sustainable Travel International
Stacy McKay Benander Study Abroad Professional
Stephanie Davenport Tignor Virginia Commonwealth University
Steve Gwenin GVI
Steven Levy
Connect-123 Internship, Volunteer & Study Programs
Stewart Brown CulturaGo
Susanne Hill University of Florida-Gainesvile
Tanisha Walker HCA

These individuals are chosen due to their outstanding commitment and contributions to the field of international education. Thank you to our academy!