- Listed on the Education/Folk Arts roster of the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts
- Selected to participate in the Summer Reading Program by Rhode Island State Library Services in 2001 & 2003
- Co-host of the award-winning TV show "Kid Stuff" (on Cox Cable 18-public access)
- Finalist in the 2001 Storyteller of the Year contest
- Published author/editor: "The Stories We Tell"
- Contributing author:"Telling Stories to Children" published by the National Storytelling Network
- Past member of the Executive Board of LANES -League for the Advancement of New England Storytelling
- Original host of "Newport County In Focus"
- Founding member of Rhode Island Storytellers in Concert
- Founding member of the Portsmouth Community Theater
Connecticut Storytelling Center
National Storytelling Network
League for the Advancement of New England Storytelling
Newport Museum of Irish History