The Voice of Inclusion Medallion recognizes individuals in the field of Higher Education and Student Affairs that have in some way contributed to making their campus communities a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. Recipients of this award have responded to a need in the areas of multiculturalism, diversity, and social justice through well-developed and creative programs and practice.

Nomination Instructions 

To nominate an individual, send a nomination letter including the nominee's telephone number, and e-mail address by November 17, 2016 to the Award Coordinator, Alan Acosta (aacosta@admin.fsu.edu). The nomination letter should be accompanied by this application document  (download here) and any other relevant supporting materials, such as letters of support. Nominees may be contacted for additional information. You are strongly advised to contact the Award Coordinator prior to mailing your nomination to get accurate mailing information (USPS or email). The Award Coordinator may also be able to help you with any additional nomination materials that are required.


Jodi Linley

Current Winner

Jodi Linley
University of Iowa

Past Winners

2015

  • Chicora Martin

2014

  • Rebecca Lehman

2012

  • Sami Z. Nassim

2011

  • Karen Myers

2010

  • Penny J. Rice

2009

  • Randall (Randy) McCrillis

2008

  • Shane Windmeyer
  • Susan R. Rankin

2007

  • Robert Page
  • Annie Stevens

2006

  • Michael Speros
  • Nancy J. Evans

2005

  • Donna Bourassa (awarded posthumously)
  • Jeanne Higbee
  • Jonathan Poullard

2004

  • Judith Katz
  • Marlyu McEwen

2003

  • Greg Roberts

2002

  • Alice A. Mitchell
  • James Tweedy
  • Jamie Washington