J-Boy’s Jam (J-Boy's Music Showcase) 100th Event - Leader & Celebration Award: December 2015


"Spirit Of Caring" Award - Outstanding Supporter of OAK  (Ovarian Awareness of KY): August 2015


Jeffersontown High School Alumni Hall of Fame Induction: April 2015


"LAMP Award’  (Louisville Area Music Performers): July 2011


"Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society" - nomination: April 1999


Graduate Teaching Assistantship in music theory: U of L School of Music 1996 - 1998 


"Omicron Delta Kappa Award" - 'Outstanding Graduating Senior'  U of L School of Music: 1995


"KMEA Award" original music composition ‘Studio Reflections’  (8 Piano Pieces) - February 1995


"Nelson H. Keyes Memorial Scholarship Fund" award for composition: 1994 academic year


"Student Council Composition Award": 1994 academic year


"School of Music Alumni Award": 1994 academic year


"Bernard Flexner Scholarship Fund Award": U of L – 1993 academic year


"Harrison & Emmie Booth Fund" award for piano: 1993 academic year


Inclusion into "Who's Who Among Young American Professionals" book: 1988-1989