Honors and Awards

- Two-time first place winner in Pictures of the Year International for Issue Reporting Picture Story 

- Picture of the Year International’s "Newspaper Photographer of the Year", 2nd runner-up  

- New England Emmy Award from the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences for News Specialty Report: Sports News video 

- Regional Edward R. Murrow Award for best Video News Documentary 

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- National EPPY Award from Editor and Publisher for Best Enterprise/Investigative Video 

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- NPPA’s Northern Short Course "Photographer of the Year;"  

- National Media Award in print journalism from the National Association of Drug Court Professionals 

- National Excellence in Journalism award by the National Marrow Donor Program. 

- Two-time “Illinois Photographer of the Year” from the Illinois Press Photographers Association 

- Three-time Regional "Photographer of the Year" from the National Press Photographer's Association 

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