Honors & Awards


  • Institutional Service Award, Fels Institute of Government
  • Master of Public Administration with a certificate in Public Finance, University of Pennsylvania




  • Torch Chapter, Mortar Board Senior Honor Society
  • KU Endowment’s Tradition of Excellence Award
  • Hemophilia Federation of America Educational Scholarship
  • John Lee Casady Scholarship
  • University Women’s Club Scholarship
  • Executive Board Member of the Year – National Residence Hall Honorary (KU)


  • November Student of the Month – National Residence Hall Honorary (KU)
  • Returning Resident of the Year – National Residence Hall Honorary (KU)
  • Kansas City Press Club Foundation Scholarship
  • Thomas J. McGrath Scholarship in Journalism
  • Carlotta Nellis Memorial Scholarship
  • Online Pacemaker Award – Kansan.com


  • University Honors Program, University of Kansas
  • Lambda Sigma Sophomore Honor Society
  • University of Kansas LeaderShape Institute graduate
  • Major John Michael Wertz Scholarship
  • September Student of the Month – National Residence Hall Honorary (KU)


  • University of Kansas Certificate of Achievement in French
  • University of Kansas Mount Oread Scholar
  • Kansas Honors Scholar
  • Girl Scout Gold Award

See my LinkedIn for more information about my professional work.