Art and Design Awards
- Honorable Mention Award, Fine Arts League of Cary Art Exhibition. 2000
- COMPLEAT Communication Design Award, International Assoc. of Business Communication. 1990
- Ozzie Award for Design Excellence, Magazine Design & Production Publishing Competition. 1989
- Idea Exchange Collection Award, S.D. Warren Division, Scott Paper Co. 1989
- “International Design Annual Review, 1985 - The Best Design in America,” 2 winning selections.
- 2 Designers Choice Awards, Industrial Design Society of America.
Communications Arts Awards
1 Distinguished Technical Communications Award. Society for Technical Communications.
Won 1st Place in the 36th International Technical Art Competition. 1991
1 Award of Excellence. 1 Award of Achievement. Society for Technical Communications. 1991
1 Award of Excellence. 3 Merit Awards. Society for Technical Communications. 1990
1 Award of Excellence. 3 Merit Awards. 1 Award of Achievement. Society for Technical Communications. 1989
1 Award of Achievement. Society for Technical Communications. 1988
Durham Arts Guild, Member
Pastel Society of North Carolina, Member
Fine Arts League of Cary, Member
Technical Art Competition Judge, Society for Technical Communication, 1990
Managing Editor, Society for Technical Communication newsletter, Carolina Communiqué, 1989, 1990
Executive Council Member, Society for Technical Communication, Carolina chapter, 1989, 1990
America Institute of Graphic Arts member, 1985-1990
Treasurer, NC Association of Designers and Illustrators, 1983-85, 2 terms
Board Member of the Combined Charities Trust, Black & Decker Inc. Raleigh, NC 1981-83
Steering Committee member and Department Chairperson for the United Way, Carolina Power & Light Co. Raleigh, NC 1980
Conference Participation (Conference Panelist, customer meetings, and procurement)
International Technical Communication Conference Panelist and Participant. 1988-1990
International Design Conference Participant. Aspen. 1990
Art and Marketing trade shows participant: Art Expo NY, National Stationery Show, Sur-Tex Show, Point of Purchase Shows. Attended many marketing/promotional seminars and workshops. 1997-2001.
CES Conference, Consumer Electronic Show. Las Vegas. 1998, 1997
CTIA Conference for Wireless Industry. Atlanta. 1998
PCS (Personal Communications System) Telecom Conference. Orlando. 1998