Member of the International Writers' Association, American Author's Association, Ohio Professional Writers, Writer's Ink, and Sauna Friends Literary Group
Ohio Representative for Authors Across America
Listed in Empire's Who's Who Among American Business and Professional Women and the Biltmore Who's Who Executive and Professional Registry.
Featured Speaker at the Write Stuff Writer's Boot Camp, Ohio River Festival of Books, Inspired Writer's Workshop, Westside Writer's Mini Conference, Write Brain Workshop, Western Reserve Writer's Conference, Northeast Ohio Christian Writers Conference, Y-City Writers Fall Conference, Word Lovers Retreat, and Fostoria Autumn Book Festival. Also featured on Time Warner Cable Channel 98 show "People 2 People", Global Talk Radio, and "Open Mike, Insert Foot" podcast, WOBL Radio AM 1320, WEOL Radio AM 930, WDLW Radio AM 1380, and articles in the Morning Journal, Amherst News-Times, Elyria Chronicle Telegram,Sandusky Register, The Westlaker, and New London Record.
A Forever Kind of Love was a 2005 ForeWord Magazine 'Book of the Year Award Finalist', is an Authorhouse Bestseller, and has earned the 4-Cup Keeper Award from Coffee Time Romance Reviews as well as 5-Star Reviews on Amazon.com. Waiting for Tomorrow is a 2008 ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year Silver Award Winner and a Long and Short Reviews 'Best Book.' The title has earned a 5-Cup Outstanding Review from Coffee Time Romance and 5-star reviews on Amazon.com.