Awards, Honors, and Accolades

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Hermes Creative Gold Award –
        Non-Profit Category
2015 Scenic Tennessee Pickin’ Up Tennessee
Hermes Creative Gold Award –
       YouTube Video Category
2015 Pickin’ Up Tennessee
Telly Award (Bronze) –
       Online Video – Green/Eco-Friendly               Category
2015 Pickin’ Up Tennessee
Summit International Leader Award –
       Emerging Media
2015 Pickin’ Up Tennessee
Videographer Award of Distinction –
       Environmental Issue Category
2014 Pickin’ Up Tennessee
Marcom Awards (Gold) –
       Non-Profit Category
2014 Pickin’ Up Tennessee
International Association of Audio Visual        Communicators
Cindy Gold Award –
       Museum Film Category
       Special Achievement for Writing
         Special Achievement for Directing
2015 Tennessee State Museum Visions of the Past: Wessyngton Plantation
Omni Silver Award –
       Documentary Category
2015 Visions of the Past: Wessyngton Plantation
Aurora Award (Platinum) Best of Show –
       Documentary: Historical/Event Category
2015 Visions of the Past: Wessyngton Plantation
Hermes Creative Gold Award –
       Documentary Category
2015 Visions of the Past: Wessyngton Plantation
Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts Communicator Award –
       History/Biography Category
2015 Visions of the Past: Wessyngton Plantation
Tennessee Association of Museums
Award of Excellence
2015 Visions of the Past: Wessyngton Plantation
Worldfest Houston Remi Award –
       Documentary Short – Historical Category
2015 Visions of the Past: Wessyngton Plantation
National Council on Public History Awards
Honorable Mention –
       Outstanding Public History Project Award
2015 Visions of the Past: Wessyngton Plantation
Telly Award (Bronze) –
       History/Biography Category
2015 Visions of the Past: Wessyngton Plantation
Media Communications Association International
Golden Reel Award –
       Documentary Short Category
2014 Visions of the Past: Wessyngton Plantation
Southeastern Museums Conference Exhibition        Competition
Commendation for Museum Exhibition
2014 Visions of the Past: Wessyngton Plantation
Media Communications Association International
Golden Reel Award –
       Documentary Short Category
2012 Tennessee State Museum We Shall Not Be Moved: The Nashville Sit-ins
  Arts & Exhibits Category 2011 We Shall Not Be Moved: The Nashville Sit-ins
      Communicator Gold Award of Excellence –
       History/Biography Category
2011 We Shall Not Be Moved: The Nashville Sit-ins
  Audience Award: Best Documentary Short 2011 We Shall Not Be Moved: The Nashville Sit-ins
  Audience Award: Best Documentary Short 2011 We Shall Not Be Moved: The Nashville Sit-ins
  Best Documentary Short 2011 We Shall Not Be Moved: The Nashville Sit-ins
    Davey Gold Award-
       History/Biography Category
2011 We Shall Not Be Moved: The Nashville Sit-ins
        Telly Award (Silver) 2010 We Shall Not Be Moved: The Nashville Sit-ins
  CINE Golden Eagle 2010 We Shall Not Be Moved: The Nashville Sit-ins
  Accolade Award of Merit 2010 We Shall Not Be Moved: The Nashville Sit-ins
  Telly Award (Bronze) 2010 Memorial Hospital Memorial Hospital: Then & Now
  CINE Golden Eagle 2009 Independent Building a Green House
  CINE Golden Eagle 2009 Chattanooga History Center History Makers: Chattanooga Sit-ins
International Association of Business        Communicators
Gold Quill Award
2009 Blue Cross Blue Shield
of Tennessee
Blue Cross at Work
  Public Relations Society of America
Silver Anvil Award
2009 Blue Cross at Work
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Best of Blue Award
2009 Blue Cross at Work
  Telly Award (Bronze)-
       TV/ Film Documentary Category
2008 WTCI – PBS The Road to Riverbend
  International Events & Festivals Association
Gold International Pinnacle Award –
       Best Full Length TV Program – Local
2007 The Road to Riverbend
  CINE Gold Eagle 2005 Discovery Networks Great Books: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
  Telly Award (Bronze) 2005 Great Books: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
  Aurora Award (Platinum) 2004 Great Books: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
Best of Show
  Rosebud Award – Washington D.C. 2001 Independent You don’t know what i got
  Audience Award 2000 You don’t know what i got
  Jury Award 2000 You don’t know what i got
  D.C. Peer Award – Editing You don’t know what i got
Worldfest Houston Remi Award (Gold)-
       Best Television Special-Documentary
1998 Discovery Networks/ Science Channel Understanding: The Power of Genes