Awards, Grants, and Productions
McLaren Comedy Play - Finalist 2015/16
Florida Writers Association – Finalist Royal Palm Literary Award 2009, 2010
Archaeological Institute of America – National Incentive Grant – 2007-2008
Friends of Annie Grant – First recipient- for Production at the Orlando International Fringe Festival, 2006/2007
National Endowment for the Humanities/ Florida Humanities Council National Teacher’s – Production of Matanzas: July 2004-2012. Production of "Matanzas"
Florida Endowment for the Humanities – Mini-Grant sponsored by Central Florida Society of the Archaeological Institute of America –2004 /2005 and 2005/2006
Florida Div. Of Cultural Affairs –Artist Enhancement Grant 2004/2005, and 2006, 2007-2008.
Florida Div. Of Cultural Affairs – Individual Artist Fellowship – Honorable Mention 2005 Individual Artist Fellowship 1993.
Florida Foreign Language Association 43rd Annual Conference. Production of Matanzas: A Survivor's Story
October 18, 2012.
United Arts of Central Florida – Orlando, FL – Professional Development Grant 2008, Professional Development Grant 2004.
Stageworks - Tampa - Dramaturgy and Production Award Brave New Voices '91,'92, ’94, ’95, 2003 - Leona’s Wake, Cockroach Bay, Dolphins, Silence and the Whippoorwill, The Recital, Saturnalia
Midwest Radio Theatre Workshop Grand Prize – 1998 Production -National Public Radio, Midwest - Cabana Club Mystery
Lamia Ink – Short Play Finalist 1997 - How I Met Bud
McLaren Comedy Writing Contest (Texas) Reading - ’95 Cockroach Bay
Theatre Americana (California)– Production Award Cockroach Bay '93
Gannett Publishing Top Well Done Award - '88 -Palladium Item Newspaper - Environmental Reporting Award for The Interest and Protection of the Readership.