Lifetime Comprehensive Media Awards List

National Media Awards | Honors And Recognition

Screenplay Accolades

Second Set
WINNER Stowe Story Labs 2023 Law Firm of Stacy A Davis Fellowship, BEST TELEVISION COMEDY SCREENPLAY Golden State Film Festival 2023, FINALIST BEST COMEDY TELEPLAY Portland Comedy Film Festival 2023, FINALIST Wiki Screenplay Contest Dec 2022.

Northern Voice
FINALIST California Women’s Film Festival (Winter 2023), SEMIFINALIST Los Angeles International Screenplay Awards 2023, SEMIFINALIST Santa Barbara International Screenwriting Contest 2023, SEMIFINALIST ScreenCraft TV Pilot Competition 2023, SEMIFINALIST Reno-Tahoe Screenwriting Contest, OFFICIAL SELECTION Golden State Film Festival 2023, AWARD OF EXCELLENCE 2023 BEA Faculty Festival of Media Arts.

Desert Belles
SEMI-FINALIST Wiki Screenplay Contest-Feb 2023, HONORABLE MENTION Wiki Screenplay Contest-Jan 2023, SELECTION Rocaberti Writers Retreat Scholarship 2023.

Ladies Club
QUARTERFINALIST CineStory Feature Retreat and Fellowship 2022, OFFICIAL SELECTION Sacramento International Film Festival 2022, OFFICIAL SELECTION Toronto International Women Film Festival 2022.

National Awards For Media

Silver Telly Award

2022 ACM West, Finalist: Kings Literacy Initiative Pact documentary.

2021 Telly Awards, Silver Award: Untold Stories: Portuguese-Americans Along the 99 Corridor documentary.

Bronze Telly Award.

2021 Telly Awards, Bronze Award: Kings Literacy Initiative Pact documentary.

2021 Telly Awards, Bronze Award: Darkside theatre teleplay video.

2021 Communicator Awards, Award of Distinction: Untold Stories: Portuguese-Americans Along the 99 Corridor documentary.

College/Career Bootcamp Basic Training promotional video. Award of Distinction, Communicator Awards, May 2019,

Lucinda y Las Flores de la Nochebuena multicamera opera performance. Award of Distinction, Communicator Awards, May 2017.

College Career Bootcamp video documentary. Gold Award, Marcom Awards, October 2015. Award of Recognition, Accolade Global Film Competition, September 2015.

College Next Bootcamp: The Presentation video documentary. Bronze People’sTelly Award, May 2015. AVA Digital Awards Honorable Mention, February 2015.

Communicator Award of Excellence

North vs. South USTA Team Wheelchair Tennis Challenge video documentary. Communicator Awards Award of Excellence, May 2012.

MarCom Gold Award

Northstar Tennis Adult Camps promotional documentary. Bronze People’s Telly Award, 2011.

Northstar Tennis Campaign Web-based multimedia campaign, 2009 MarCom Awards, Gold. (Producer, videographer, photographer, editor.)

The Breath of Life Video documentary segment. 2006 Aurora Awards, Gold Award; 2006 Telly Awards, Bronze Award, 2005 Communicator Awards; Crystal Award of Excellence; 2005 CSU Media Arts Festival Third Place Documentary. (Producer, co-videographer, editor.)

Silver Telly Award

CSU Summer Arts Celebrates the Blues TV cablecast. 2006 Telly Awards, Silver Award. (Producer documentary video segments.)

Northstar Tennis Website. 2005 MarCom Awards, Gold. (Web designer, photographer.)

Honors and Recognition

2021 Outstanding Faculty Publications, College of Arts and Humanities, California State University, Fresno. Candace Egan: Darkside teleplay video, To Thine Own Self Be True: Gender, Sexuality and the Bard teleplay video Untold Stories: Portuguese Americans Along the 99 Corridor documentary, Kings Literacy Initiative Pact documentary.

2018 The Paul V. Sheehan Service Award, Department of Media, Communications and Journalism, California State University, Fresno.

2017 Spirit of Service Award for Faculty Service-Learning, California State University, Fresno.

2016 Outstanding Advisor Award nominee, California State University, Fresno.

2015 BEA Ignite: Narrative Story Development: The Storymatic Exercise. One of eleven finalists selected to showcase their teaching at the BEA Ignite session at the 2015 Broadcast Education Association annual convention, Las Vegas, Nevada, April 14, 2015. Program Abstract | Presentation:

2011 Faculty and Staff Honor Roll, California State University, Fresno. Selected as a faculty member who influenced graduating student’s success.

2010 Provost’s Technology in Education Award, nominee, California State University, Fresno.

2006 Fellow, Multimedia Reporting and Convergence Seminar, Western Knight Center for Specialized Journalism, UC Berkeley. May 21-26, 2006. Only academic among 16 journalists selected from 160 applicants.