Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
1994 BFA in Graphic Design

The Art Institute of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
1990 Associate Degree in Visual Communications


Successive Approximation Model
2020 Issuer: Allen Academy

Pennsylvania Real Estate License
issued in 2000 currently in escrow


2018  Legal Marketing Association’s Midwest Region “Your Honor” Award
The YHA program recognized firms that illustrated excellence in marketing and business development. Communications: Promotional & Collateral Materials Category: Benesch for “A Dash of Benesch – Promotional Cookbook.

2014 Carnegie Mellon University SEI Staff Performance Award

2014 Project Team Nominated, SEI Serving the Customer Award (Research Review Event)
Providing consistent and exceptional customer service that contributes to making a
significant impact to the SEI and the external customers and communities we serve.

2014 Project Team Nominated, SEI Operational Excellence Award (HR Manual)
Significant contributions resulting in innovations, efficiencies, process improvements, and
collaborations that contribute to making a meaningful impact on the SEI and the external
communities we serve.

2013 Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank, Hunger Awareness Day Award

2009 Nomination, SEI AJ Contribute Award
Those whose achievements and dedication resulted in a lasting positive change to the SEI.

2007, 2008, 2009 Annual Reports Nonprofit PRSA East Central District, Diamond Award
Software Engineering Institute Annual Reports

2005 Annual Printing Industry Award, won Best of Category
Artist of the Year book, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts – Printed by Trust-Franklin Press Co.