- Elfin Forest / Harmony Grove Citizen of the Year 2018
- Member Golden Key International Honour Society
- Member Kappa Tau Alpha Journalism Honor Society
- Member National High School Honor Society
- Secretary of the Elfin Forest / Harmony Grove Town Council Board of Directors(2004 – 2006, 2012 – present) Direct public works projects; meet with developers, county planners, private homeowners, local utility companies, and San Diego County and City jurisdictions; set community standards; seek developer mitigations.
- Captain of my block for coordinating emergency response (2003 – present)
- MS Walk team captain (2001 – 2017)