Awards, Service and Leadership Positions

AWARDS:

  • New Mexico Art Educator Advocacy for Art Education Award NMAEA - 2017-2018

  • University of Illinois Graduate Student Travel Grant. Fall 2005

  • University of Arizona Graduate Student Scholarship 1994-1997

SERVICE AND LEADERSHIP POSITIONS:

  • Co Chair:  Five State Study Collaborative:  Study tour to Reggio Emilia, Italy 2017-2019

  • Consulting Editor, Innovations in Early Childhood Journal,Peer Reviewed Publication, NAREA:  https://www.reggioalliance.org/resources/innovations-peer-reviewed/

  • Leadership Committee, Early Childhood Initiative, Santa Fe Opera, Santa Fe, New Mexico   

  • Advisory Board Member, Chicago Artists Partners in Education (2005 – 2010)