Professional Organizations & Awards
Audie Award Judge for Science Fiction Finalist Round, 2023.
Audie Award Judge for Best Female Narrator Semi-finalist Round, 2022.
RUSA CODES Board, Member-at-Large, 07/2021 to 06/2022
Audie Award Judge for Best Female Narrator Finalist Round, 2021.
Audie Award Judge for Best Male Narrator Finalist Round, 2020
Sisters in Crime (Chicagoland Chapter), member 09/2018 to present
American Library Association, member 08/2004 to present
Adult Reading Round Table, member 08/2001 to present
Windy City Romance Writers of America Chapter's 2019 Northern Illinois Librarian of the Year
Naperville Public Library's Employee Reward, 12/18/2018
Naperville Public Library's Employee of the Month, 03/2013
Windy City Romance Writers of America Chapter's 2010 Northern Illinois Librarian of the Year
Recipient of 2004 Illinois State Library Training Grant for the Masters of Library and Information Science Degree