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!
Meet our 2024 Innovation Awards Academy Members!
Amy Shenberger, University of North Texas
Andy Woods-Ballard, Travolucion / Growth Consultant & Partner at Credo Travel Consultancy
Becca Shumlin, Putney Student Travel
Bruce Jones, International TEFL Academy
Carlo Fabros, StudentUniverse
Daniel Greenberg, Earth Deeds
Daniel Ponce-Taylor, Intercultural Outreach Initiative (IOI)
Danielle Genemore, Duquesne University
David Comp, University of Chicago
Grace Martens, TravelBud
Janka Pieper, Northwestern
John Sunnygard, University of Colorado Denver
Jonathan Harman, Explore Asia
Kelly Holland, AIFS Abroad
LaSharon McLean, Perez UC Riverside
Margaret McCullers, IFSA-Butler
Mary Feild, API
Mike Woolf, CAPA International Education
Olivia Shumlin, Putney Student Travel
Paula Swirla, Teach Away
Stacy McKay Benander, CAPA: The Global Education Network
Stephanie Davenport Tignor, Virginia Commonwealth University
Steven Levy, Connect-123 Internship, Volunteer & Study Programs
Stewart Brown, International TEFL Academy
Susanne Hill, University of Florida-Gainesvile
These individuals are chosen due to their outstanding commitment and contributions to the field of international education. Thank you to our academy! If you are interested in joining the Academy, please let us know.