Honors, Awards, Recognition & Service

Media Arts / Marketing / Advertising / Public Relations / Government / Small Business / Non-Profit / Higher Education


Service

2013
Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship Selection Committee
Served as a member of this scholarship review committee and attended the 17th Celebration of Leadership in the Fine Arts Reception in Washington, DC.

2013
Congressional Arts Competition
Served as a judge of this art competition facilitated by the Honorable Eleanor Holmes Norton’s Office in Washington, DC.

2012
Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship Selection Committee
Served as a member of this scholarship review committee and attended the 16th Celebration of Leadership in the Fine Arts Reception in Washington, DC.

2012
Board of Trustees – DC Ad Club Foundation
(The public service arm of the DC Ad Club – American Advertising Federation)

2011
Board of Directors – DC Ad Club
(Metropolitan Washington Branch of the American Advertising Federation)

2010
Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship Selection Committee
Served as a member of this scholarship review committee and attended the 14th Celebration of Leadership in the Fine Arts Reception in Washington, DC.


Honors and Awards

2011
Golden Key International Honour Society Howard University Chapter
Awarded honorary lifetime membership to this prestigious honor society in recognition of outstanding teaching, mentorship and leadership.

2009
Golden Key International Honour Society Howard University Chapter
Awarded membership to this prestigious honor society in recognition of outstanding academic performance and achievement.

2008
Preparing Future Faculty Summer Institute Social, Behavioral, and Economics (SBE) Grant
Held at the University of Texas, El Paso, June 11-14.

2005
Maryland Recreation and Parks Association Agency Showcase Awards
Agency Showcase Award for Best Program Advertising.

2004
Maryland Recreation and Parks Association Agency Showcase Awards
One three judges for Annual Agency Showcase Awards Competition.

2002 to 2003
Maryland Recreation and Parks Association Agency Showcase Awards

  • Agency Showcase Award for Best Facility Publication/Brochure Design.
  • Agency Showcase Award for Best Program/Event Identity Design.
  • Agency Showcase Award for Best Special Events Promotional Design.

2002
National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA) Creative Excellence Awards

  • First Place in New Media Design for CRS Department Web Site (http://www.crs.umd.edu).
  • Second Place in Graphic Communication – Logo (Identity) Design for 2002 Collegiate Fitness Expo Logo.
  • Third Place in Graphic Communication – Programming Publication for Non-Credit CPR and Safety course campaign.

1998
National Institutes of Health, Executive Secretariat (NIH)

  • On-the-Spot Cash Award and Certificate for designing office’s first web site and publishing NIH Correspondence Handbook on-line. (http://execsec.od.nih.gov/ ).