Awards + Achievements



  • Press Credentials: Austin Film Festival and The Hollywood Reporter.
  • Press Credentials: National Geographic Channel and ATX Television Festival.
  • Press Credentials: Texas Film (Hall of Fame) Awards hosted by Austin Film Society. 
  • Press Credentials: HBO Films. 
  • Press Credentials: SXSW FILM Festival. 
  • Press Credentials: Cine Las Americas Film Festival. 
  • Press Credentials: Euphoria Music Festival. 
  • Press Credentials: Prevention Magazine’s third annual R3 Summit at ACL Live.
  • Awarded three Academic Honors Awards Scholarships for my graduate studies at the Savannah College of Art & Design. I graduated with Honors.
  • Interviewed Oscar winner, sponsored athlete for The North Face and photographer for National Geographic, Jimmy Chin, at The Madison Hotel in Washington, DC. Attended a banquet at Nat Geo headquarters in Chin’s honor. The article was published for Wide World in Europe. 

  • Public speaker at the 2012 IPMA national business conference held in Kansas City. 
  • Created an extensive portfolio piece and proposal letters for The University of Texas at Austin that was awarded the 2011 “In-House Promotional Excellence Award” for the second consecutive year in a row. 

  • Granted full scholarship by The David Lynch Foundation to learn transcendental meditation. 
  • Assisted Cascade Custom Pools in submitting six portfolio pieces for a nation-wide competition, five of which placed in the top three rankings in 2013 and 2014. 

  • One of the few interns selected amongst 800+ applicants to work at Texas Monthly within Editorial the year 2009. One of three interns hired to work for compensation in Custom Publishing for Emmis Communications. 
  • Wrote a letter of recommendation for Craig Pellar, a fellow employee at The University of Texas at Austin, and he was awarded “Outstanding Team Member of the Year” by NACUMS (National Association of College & University Mail Services). 
  • Georgia College Press Association Conference awarded an article I wrote for District newspaper [“Credit Card Fraud Drains Student Accounts”] 2nd place for Best News Article – Objective Reporting in 2008.
  • First SCAD student ever selected to serve as an Editorial Intern at Savannah Magazine. 
  • Dean’s List five consecutive quarters in a row at Savannah College of Art & Design for my B.F.A. in Writing: Spring 2007, Fall 2007, Winter 2008, Spring 2008, Fall 2008.


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