Awards Received 2013-2018

2013,2014,2017- Colorado Civil Justice League Common Sense in the Courtroom “Colorado Civil Justice League is the only organization in Colorado focused exclusively on limiting unreasonable lawsuits and preserving common sense in the courtroom.” (

2016- Colorado Hotel and Lodge Association Legislature of the Year

2017- Alliance Legislature of the Year Alliance is a statewide, nonprofit association. The Association works to provide support and advocacy for individuals with developmental disabilities.  Alliance’s Mission Statement: “An association dedicated to strengthening community services and supports for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities by collaboratively advancing innovative policies and practices.” (

2014- 2015- Farm Bureau Friend of Pinnacle

2017- Governor’s Tourism Award, Chairman’s award

2017- Club 20 Dan Noble Award “The Mission of Club 20 is to provide education, advocacy, support, networking opportunities, and policy-maker access to our members throughout Western Colorado so they can thrive in resilient, economically healthy communities.” (

2016- Boards of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES) Stanley A. Leftwich Award. “BOCES exist to supply educational services to two or more school districts that alone cannot afford the service, or find it advantageous and cost-effective to cooperate with other districts.” (

2014- Colorado Association of Conservation Districts (CACD) Legislature of the Year. “The mission of CACD is to serve as the unified voice for the conservation districts of Colorado, facilitating outreach, education and support of landowners in their stewardship of natural resources.” (

2016, 2017- Colorado Behavioral Healthcare Council Community Behavioral Health Champion. “CBHC provides a network of skilled therapeutic and community resources to meet the behavioral health needs of all Colorado residents and their families so that all can have equal and full access to a quality of life.” (

2017- Home Care Association Colorado Friend of Home Care. "Leaders advocating for health care at home." (