Throughout my career, my work has been honored with awards from a variety of journalism organizations.
- 2019 Iowa Broadcast News Association, first place, “Near Cities, Land Owners And Urban Farmers Confront Pressure From Development”
2019 Midwest Broadcast News Association, award of merit, “Across Midwest Farm Fields, Pesticide Exposure Is Tracked Unevenly Or Not At All”
2018 Midwest Broadcast News Association, first place, “How Fancy Cheese May Save Some Small-Scale Dairies”
2017 Iowa Broadcast News Association, second place, “For Farmers, Every Planting Season is a High Stakes Bet”
2016 RTDNA Regional Murrow Award, “On the Trail of PED”
2015 Midwest Broadcast News Association, award of merit, “Avian Flu in the Midwest”
2013 Northwest Broadcast News Association, first place, “Refugees Find Home on the Farm”
- 2005 Massachusetts/Rhode Island Associated Press feature reporting award, “Pay Phones”
- 2001 Alaska Broadcasters Association, Goldie, “Evening Rounds”
2000 Alaska Press Club, First Place, “Evening Rounds”
In addition, I received a grant from MassHumanities for Peace Corps Voices and from Sound Partners For Community Health, a project of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, for an Alaska Native youth radio program.