Two of my humor pieces were included in Weekly Humorist’s Best of the Year: Editor’s Picks of 2020


The Stevie Awards for Women in Business
Bronze Stevie Award, “Website or Blog of the Year – All Other Industries” category
Corporette, a blog for which I’ve freelanced since 2014 as editor and a contributing writer, received this honor.

Cat Writers’ Association Communications Contest
Certificate of Excellence, “Magazine Article – Rescue & Advocacy” category
I received this award for “She Longed to Be … Part of Their World,” a magazine story I wrote for Animal Sheltering


Rochester Business Journal Best of the Web Awards
Winner, Social Media category
Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester, whose social media I managed as communications & social media coordinator, received this award.


Cat Writers’ Association Communications Contest
– Muse Medallion, “Magazine Article – Any Other Topic” category
– ASPCA Humane Award
I received these awards for “Highlighting the Wallflowers,” a magazine story I wrote for Animal Sheltering. One of the contest judges wrote, “I believe the reader can gain as much, if not more, value from this article than from an entire book.”