Sarah Apedaille has been working at NorQuest College since 2002, and quickly moved into intercultural communication project work, which eventually led to a role in the creation of the Centre for Intercultural Education. She now works as an Intercultural Specialist and Faculty Development Advisor with College Learning Teaching and Development. Sarah was also the first qualified Intercultural Development Inventory (ID) administrator at the college, and recently became the college lead for delivering the IDI to individuals and groups, in order to measure intercultural development at NorQuest and help individuals undertake professional development toward specific and measurable intercultural development goals.
The Leadership Excellence Award for Non-Managerial Staff recognizes an individual or a team who has made an exceptional contribution within their institution and within the communities it serves. The nominee or team must be currently employed by the institution and play a non-managerial role.