Awards

Community Awards:*

WINGS Award, Deen Day Smith Service to Mankind, 2002

Deen Day Smith Service to Mankind Award, 2011

Safe Haven, Dancing with the Stars, People’s Choice Award, 2011

Dr. Michael Guido Ambassador Award, 2012

Statewide Awards:*

Leadership Georgia, Dr. J.W. Fanning Fellow, 1997

Outstanding Georgia Citizen, given by Georgia Secretary of State, Lewis A. Massey, 1998

Outstanding Georgia Citizen, given by Georgia Secretary of State, Cathy Cox, 2001

Kentucky Colonel, 2011

Business Awards:*

Leadership Bulloch Community Leadership Award, 1999

Downtown Statesboro Development Authority, Chairman’s Award, 1999

Statesboro Herald Reader’s Choice – Best of the Boro Award, 2002

Statesboro Herald Reader’s Choice – Best of the Boro Award, 2003

Statesboro Herald Reader’s Choice – Best of the Boro Award, 2010

Downtown Statesboro Development Authority, Heritage Award, 2011

Statesboro Herald Reader’s Choice – Best of the Boro Award, 2011

Statesboro Herald Reader’s Choice – Best of the Boro Award, 2012

Photographic Industry Awards:*

Georgia Professional Photographers First Place Award, 1999

Georgia Professional Photographers First Place Award, 2000

Georgia Professional Photographers First Place Award, 2005

Professional Photographers of America Imaging Asia, 2005

American Society of Photographers Regional Medallion, SEPPA 2006

Georgia Professional Photographers, Photographer of the Year, 2007

Kodak Gallery Award, 2007

Georgia Professional Photographers First Place Award, 2008

Fuji Masterpiece Award, 2009

Kodak Gallery Award, 2008

American Society of Professional Photographers Elite Award, 2010

Georgia Professional Photographers Best of Show, 2010

Georgia Professional Photographers First Place Award, 2010

Kodak Gallery Award, 2010

Fuji Masterpiece Award, 2011

American Society of Professional Photographers Elite Award, 2012

Georgia Professional Photographers Best of show, 2012

Georgia Professional Photographers First Place Award, 2012

Kodak Gallery Award, 2012

*Due to space limitations all awards are not listed.  Here are a few of the more prevalent awards.