AWARDS

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2017

"Changing Currents: Protecting North America's Rivers"

  • Award of Merit in the Documentary Short, Use of Film / Video for Social Change, Original Score, Editing, and Title/Credit Design categories from the Accolade Competition of Southern California.
  • Award of Merit Special Mention in the Nature / Environment / Wildlife category from the Accolade Competition of Southern California.
  • Award of Honors in the Campaigns - Non-Profit/Public Affairs category from the Mercury Awards.
  • First Place Grand Prize Award in the long-form documentary category from the National Broadcasting Society (NBS-aeRho).
  • Mark of Excellence Finalist in the in-depth reporting category from the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) Region 10.
  • Nominated for a 2017 College Division Emmy Award in the long-form documentary category by the Pacific Northwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.

2016

“These Four Years”

  • First Place Grand Prize Award in the long-form documentary category from the National Broadcasting Society (NBS-aeRho).
  • Award of Merit in the documentary short category from the Accolade Competition of Southern California.

2015

"Waste Not: Breaking Down the Food Equation"

  • Nominated for a 2015 College Division EMMY Award in the long-form documentary category by the Pacific Northwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
  • National second-place award in the documentary category from the Broadcast Education Association's (BEA) Festival of Media Arts Competition.
  • Rising-Star Award in the documentary category from the Canada International Film Festival (CIFF).
  • Grand prize finalist nomination in long-form documentary category from the National Broadcasting Society (NBS).
  • Award of Merit -- Special Mention in the documentary short category from the Accolade Competition of Southern California.

2014

“Overexposed”

  • Chosen to be screened March 26, 2014 as part of the New York City Filmmakers Anthology Series

“Tapped Out”

  • 2014 Emmy Award Nomination
  • Rising Star Award from the 2014 Canada International Film Festival (CIFF)
  • Grand prize finalist in the documentary category for a National Broadcasting Society Award

2013

“Tapped Out”

  • Two Awards of Merit from The Accolade Competition of Southern California

“Beyond Burkas & Bombers”

  • 2013 Emmy Award Nomination

2012

“Overexposed”

  • 2012 First Place Mark of Excellence from the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ).

2011

“Oil Literacy”

  • 2011 Emmy Award Nomination
  • Accolade Award of Merit, feature documentary
  • Honorable Mention, student long-form documentary from the Broadcast Education Association Festival of Media Arts

“New American Family”

  • 3rd Place Award, student long-form documentary from the Broadcast Education Association Festival of Media Arts
  • Mark of Excellence Award, in-depth reporting from the Society of Professional Journalists Region 10

2010

“New American Family”

  • Accolade Award of Excellence, long–form documentary
  • Featured in the Tacoma Film Festival and Gig Harbor Film Festival

“Point of Entry”

  • Emmy Award runners up, college division long–form documentary from the National Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • Accolade Award of Excellence, long-form documentary
  • Honorable Mention Award from the National Broadcasting Society
  • Honorable Mention in the Broadcast Education Association Festival of Media Arts

2009

“Illicit Exchanges”

  • Emmy Award, college division long–form documentary from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences
  • First Place Grand Prize, documentary category, National Broadcasting Society
  • Honorable Mention Award, long–form documentary from the Broadcast Education Association

2007

“Building Connections”

  • First Place Documentary Film Award, National Broadcasting Society
  • Society of Professional Journalists National Chapter of the Year
  • Carol Scheffels Quigg Award for Excellence and Innovation, Pacific Lutheran University