2019-20 Recipient, Walter L. Green Endowment Fellowship 

A tuition scholarship for graduate students at The George Washington University, who intend to have a career in public service or government. 

2016 Austin Fellow, New Leaders Council

One of 18 selected for this professional and personal development program for young progressive leaders. 

2014-16 Fellow, State Policy Fellowship

One of five selected nationwide by the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, to work in policy organizations located across the country, analyze the impact of state fiscal policy choices on low-income residents, and promote positive reforms.

Spring 2012 inductee, Pi Sigma Alpha

Selected to be a member of this Political Science Honor Society. 

Spring 2012 Recipient, Dr. Robert and Shirley Jones Leadership Award

Recipient of this award that is given to one UT-Tyler student who demonstrated leadership and academic excellence during their undergraduate career. 

Spring 2012 recipient, The University of Texas at Tyler Legacy Award

Recipient of this award that is given to one senior who demonstrated the potential to be a continued leader post-graduation.

Fall 2011 Fellow, Bill Archer Fellowship

One of 31 students selected from the entire University of Texas System to intern and take classes in Washington, DC.