The Artist's Magazine's Annual Art Competition - Finalist in Portrait/Figure category

The Portrait Society of America International Portrait Competition - First Place in Drawing award

The Drawing Magazine Annual Shades of Gray Competition - Honorable Mention



The National Oil and Acrylic Painters' Society 19th "Best of America" Exhibition

Bosque Conservatory's 24th Annual Conservatory Art Classic

Salon International 2009 Juried Exhibition - Jury's Top 50



The National Oil and Acrylic Painters' Society 18th "Best of America" Exhibition - Best Portrait award

Bosque Conservatory's 23rd Annual Conservatory Art Classic

Hudson Valley Art Association's 77th Annual Exhibition



The National Oil and Acrylic Painters' Society 17th "Best of America" Exhibition

MidAmerica Pastel Society 2007 National Exhibition

The Society of Master Impressionists International 2007 Exhibition

The American Juried Art Salon 2007 Spring-Summer show



The National Oil and Acrylic Painters' Society 16th "Best of America" Exhibition - NOAPS Founder Endowment Fund "Drawn From Life" award

The Maryland Pastel Society 2006 Shades of Pastel National Juried Exhibition - Best Portrait Polly Mitchell Memorial Award

Expressions West 2006 National Juried Exhibition - Entry of Merit Award

Academy of Art University Spring show - Student Choice 1st Place in MFA fine art

Portrait Society of America 8th National competition - Award of Excellence

Oil Painters of America’s 15th National Juried Exhibition

Salon International 2006 Juried Exhibition - Honorable Mention / Jury's Top 50

Hilton Head Art League National Juried Art Exhibition

The Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles West 44 Illustration competition

PBCC Second Annual National competition - Honorable mention

North Valley Art League’s 22nd Annual National - Award of Excellence

The Baker Arts Center’s 9th National Juried Art competition



Art Center of Estes Park’s 9th annual art competition - 1st place in Oil painting

Northern Arts Council National Art Competition - Donor Award

Art Kudos" 2005 International Juried Art competition

Northern National Art Competition

Academy of Art University Spring show - MFA Painting 1st Place in Illus Dept

The society of illustrators of Los Angeles West 43 Competition



21st the ‘Artist’s’ Magazine’s competition in portrait and figure category

The New York Society of Illustrators annual scholarship competition

Academy of Art University Spring show - MFA Drawing 1st Place in Illus Dept