Awards and Education


Distinguished Civilian Service to the Military (2018), Ten Years Federal Service Recognition. FedScoop 50 Innovation of the Year and Tech Program of the Year Finalist (2016); Group Superior Honor Award – web development (2014); FedScoop 50 New Innovators Award (2013); Quality Step Increase in Recognition of Outstanding Performance (2012, 2013), Finalist for the Stevie Awards in the Women Helping Women in Business (2007 & 8), Public Relations Society of America, UMUC Alumni Communications Committee, National Association of Women Business Owners, Veteran Owned Business Association Member, English as a Second Language Tutor of the Year (2003), Member of Honor Societies Alpha Sigma Lambda and Phi Kappa Phi. Navy Achievement Medal (2), Battle E Ribbon (2), NATO Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal (2), Southwest Asia Service Medal, Sea Service Ribbon, National Defense Service Medal. U.S. Navy Service Member of the Year (1996).


Masters of Political Management

George Washington University

Baccalaureate of Science in Communications and Political Science

Magna Cum Laude

Phi Kappa Phi

Alpha Sigma Lambda

University of Maryland