A team that loves to win
- 2013: Nominee, The Daily Transcript Young Influentials
- 2012: San Diego Press Club Award, Blog - News and Opinion; Blog - Topic Based, San Diego Rostra
- 2011: San Diego Metro Magazine, "40 Under 40"
- 2010: National Arts & Sciences Pacific Southwest Chapter EMMY Awards - Writer: Short Form PSA "Oxy Abuse Kills Loaded Gun;" Public Service Announcement - Single Sport or Series "Oxy Abuse Kills"
- 2010: San Diego Public Relations Society, Silver Edward L. Bernays Award in Excellence for Public Services "Oxy Abuse Kills" Campaign
- 2009: San Diego News Network, "35 Under 35 Future Community Leaders"
- 2004: Society of Professional Journalists, San Diego, Feature News Story
- 2002: Suburban Newspapers of America, Breaking News Story
- 2001: Society of Professional Journalists, San Diego, 9/11-related News Story
A team that loves to give back
- 2016 - Present: Wreaths Across America: Houston Volunteer, Team Bear
- 2014 - Present: The Houston Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America, PR Day Communications and Program Chair, Holiday Party Chair
- 2012 - Present: San Diego Regional Climate Education Partnership, External Advisory Committee
- 2010 - 2013: The San Diego Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America board, Co-Chair, Edward L. Bernays Awards of Excellence (Membership since 2006)
- 2010 - Present: American Association of Political Consultants, member
- 2009 - 2010: Rescue Task Force/ World Emergency Relief board