Awards

2016 Harmony Power Foundation’s Anti-Bullying Award

2016 Named National Spokesperson for Jewish National Fund’s Professional Women Under 40 Division

2015 Named to The Jewish Week’s 2014 “36 Under 36” List

2014 Named United Synagogue Youth’s first-ever Danny Siegel Changemaker in Residence

2013 Jewish People’s Choice Awards: Nominated for the Voice of Influence Award

2010 Jewish International Connection of New York‘s Dedication to Jewish Life Award

2007 Regional Finalist for the White House Fellows Program

2006 Seigenthaler Excellence in Journalism Award from the National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association

  • Winner of the Local Television category for “Dads,” a story about a birth mother and the two dads she chose to be the adoptive parents of her children.

2003 Mark of Excellence Award from the Society of Professional Journalists

  • National first place winner in the Television Feature category for “Wrongfully Convicted.”

  • Regional first place winner in Print General News Reporting for “Bill Aims to Address DNA Case Backlog.”

2003 Recipient of the Donald M. Ephraim Family Foundation Scholarship from the National Academy of Television, Arts and Sciences

  • Given to one student in the Chicago/Midwest chapter for leadership and commitment to broadcast journalism.