Awards and Honors

2009. Art Scene on Long Island, Guest Artist
2008. Long Island Love Stories, News 12 Long Island
2004. Guest Artist/ Performer, Limerick Community Radio, Ireland
2004. Masters of Science, Educational Technology Specialist, LIU
2003. Distinguished Performance Award, College of Education, LIU.
2002. VVT Graduate Assistantship, L. I. University, C.W. Post
1998. Guest Lecturer, Suburban Art League, Woodbury, New York
1997. Guest Lecturer, Five Town College, Dix Hills, New York
1994. Certificate of Achievement, Long Island Arts Council, Freeport, N.Y.
1993. Panelist for Nassau County Grant Program, Long Island Arts Council, Freeport, New York
1993. Special Opportunity Stipend, East End Arts Council, Riverside, N. Y.
1993. Panelist for Nassau County Grant Program, Long Island Arts Council, Freeport, New York
1992. Panelist for Nassau County Grant Program, Long Island Arts Council, Freeport, New York
1990. Art Scene on Long Island, Guest Artist/ Musician, Cablevision
1989. Year Scholarship to Art Students’ League, Pastel Society of America
1989. Art Scene on Long Island, Guest Artist/ Musician, Cablevision
1989. Award of Excellence, Photographer’s Forum Magazine
1988. Loomings Publication, Contributing Photographer, L. I. University
1988. Inductee to American Society of Composer, Authors, and Publishers
1988. M.F.A. Graduate Teaching Assistantship, Long Island University
1988. Art Scene on Long Island, Guest Artist/ Musician, Cablevision
1987. Loomings Publication, Contributing Photographer, L. I. University
1986. Loomings Poster Competition, L.I. University, Greenvale, New York
1983. Deans List for Scholastic Achievement, University of Nebraska at Omaha
1982. Deans List for Scholastic Achievement, University of Nebraska at Omaha
1982. Aksarben Scholarship, University of Nebraska at Omaha
1981. Deans List of Scholastic Achievement, University of Nebraska at Omaha
1981. Aksarben Scholarship, University of Nebraska at Omaha
1981. Honorable Mention, University of Nebraska at Omaha
1981. Special Judges’ Award, Downbeat Magazine, Songwriters
1977. Co-founder, Omaha Folk Arts Alliance
1976. Second Place, Metropolitan Arts Council, Omaha, Nebraska
1974. Honorable Mention, Omaha Arts Council, Nebraska