Alaska Press Club Awards
First place in Education Reporting
Third place in Best Reporting on Government and Politics
First place for Best Blog – The Spenardian
First place for Best Overall Magazine – The Spenardian issue 5
Third place for Best Magazine Cover – The Spenardian issue 6
Third place in the Best Reporting on Government and Politics
Third place in the Best Blog category – for The Spenardian
Third place for the Best Magazine Cover category – for The Spenardian, issue 3
First place in the Vern McCorkle Award for Best Business Reporting
Suzan Nightingale Award for Best Columnist
First place in the Best Blog category – for her blog The Spenardian.
Third place in general news
In 2019, The Spenardian took home a third place award in the External Publications category at the Public Relations Society of America-Alaska Chapter Aurora Awards.
In 2016, I won an award from The Northern Light for ‘Most stories written in a single semester.’
I am a member of Alaska Press Club, Investigative Reporters & Editors, the Cherry Bombe Bombe-squad and Education Writers Association.