AWARDS/RECOGNITION

2009
Maryland Suicide Prevention Conference, Leader Sexual Identity workshop

2008
Awarded Best LGBT film at San Diego Black Film Festival for Dreamboy: My Life as a QVC Host & Other Greatest Hits

2008
National Black Justice Coalition’s, Power of Us National Convention, Entertainment Panel

2008
Santa Monica Bay Division: California Retired Teachers Association Scholarship recipient

2007
Sabor Con Fusion: People of Color Film Festival Host Poetry night

2007
Black Collegians Award for Excellence in English and Outstanding Academic Achievement

2006
Audre Lorde Scholarship recipient

1999

Backstage Dramalogue “Pick of the Week” for FREEda Slave: Mask of a DIVA

1999
Maryland State Arts Council Individual Artist Award in Playwriting

1997
Certificate of Appreciation Men of Color Against AIDS Conference

1996
Profiled by PBS program Network Q as one of Baltimore’s outstanding community leaders

1996
Maryland State Arts Council Individual Artist Solo Theatrical for FREEda Slave: Mask of a DIVA

1990
Community Service Award from Citizens Democratic Action Committee