(All newspaper awards during my time at Unified Newspaper Group.)

Association of Free Community Newspapers 2015 National Awards

USA (AFCP National Competition)
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2015Honorable mention, Community Service/Editorial  •  Awarded for efforts on Fitchburg Star newspaper, including 2 front-page articles I wrote and photographed.

Wisconsin Newspaper Association Better Newspaper Contest Awards

2nd place, overall page design, Verona Press
2nd place, feature writing, Oregon Observer 
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• 1st place, overall photography, Stoughton Courier Hub
• 2nd place, overall photography, Verona Press

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• 1st place, front-page design, Verona Press
• 1st place, overall page design, Oregon Observer
• 3rd place, front page design, Stoughton Courier Hub

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1st place, front page design, Verona Press
2nd place, front page design, Oregon Observer
2nd place, feature writing, Verona Press 

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Urban Spoken Word Poetry Collective

(Madison, WI, USA)
2012 • Champion of 2012 slam poetry competition season and qualifier for the National Poetry Slam competition 

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Play Expo

2010 • 1st place in best “Web Video” for my documentary short “Love Is.” 

 “The Muse” Literary Magazine at UW-Whitewater

2009 • 1st place for best photography.