President’s Award for Leadership and Innovation

The President’s Award for Leadership and Innovation was created to recognize members of Saddleback College’s faculty, classified staff, and management who have demonstrated and exemplified the spirit of leadership and innovation over the past year.  Leadership and innovation refer to a new and more effective way of doing things or doing what it takes to make things happen which have a positive impact on our students, campus, and/or community. 

The President’s Award for Leadership and Innovation will be given annually to one person from each of the following groups:

  1. Full-time Faculty;
  2. Part-time Faculty;
  3. Full-time Classified Staff/Part-time Classified Staff

The awards will be presented at the President's Awards Ceremony on May 18, 2017, from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Award recipients will receive district-wide recognition, a plaque, and a gift card for individual and group recipients from the Saddleback College Foundation.

To nominate a faculty or classified employee, please complete the nomination form and submit it to Sophie Miller-Gilliland  in the President’s Office at or Ryan Brook at in the President's Office by April 18, 2017. If you have any questions please feel free to call us at 949-582-4722.