Writing Awards

My book "Essential Safety Programs" received the Finalist Award in the Non-Fiction category by Book Excellence Awards in April 2022.

My book "Mystery at Devil's Elbow" was recognized as a B.R.A.G. Medallion Honoree April 2021.

My book "Essential Safety Programs" received the Finalist Award in the Non-Fiction - Occupational category by Readers' Favorite in September 2020.

My short story "My Haunted Travels: Ghost Children of San Antonio" received Second Place in Riverside Writer’s Guild Golden Nib Award for Non-Fiction in November 2014.

My article “Public Sector Safety Professionals: Focused on Activity or Results?” published in the Public Sector Practice Specialty Newsletter, received the “Best Newsletter Article Award” for the Council on Practice and Standards of the American Society of Safety Engineers for 2006 -2007 in June of 2007.

 

My article “The New Army Safety Campaign Plan,” published in the Army Chemical Review.  Jan-Jun 2005: 50. Receive the “Silver Quill Award” from Army Chemical Review.

 

My article “Operation Guardian Angel,” published in the Army Chemical Review.  Jan-Jun 2005: 50.  Received the “Silver Quill Award” from Army Chemical Review.

 

My article “Hazards of Crystalline Silica” published in the Engineer Bulletin. Jul–Sep 2004: 37.  Received the “Silver Quill Award” from Army Engineer Bulletin.

 

My article “Motorcycle Rider Risk Management,” published in the Army Chemical Review. Apr 2004: 17-19.  Received the “Silver Quill Award” from Army Chemical Review.

 

My article “Motorcycle Rider Risk Management” was published in the Engineer Bulletin. Jul–Sep 2003: 60-62.  Received the “Silver Quill Award” from Army Engineer Bulletin.

 

My professional article "The Warrior Ethos and the Army Safety Professional." Received first place in the Federal Manager Association sponsored writing contest at the Army Management Staff College in August 2003.

My article, written with Carter Boggess, “Risk Management for Rear Detachment Operations,” was published in the Engineer Bulletin. Apr-Jun 2003: 48-49.  Received the “Silver Quill Award” from Army Engineer Bulletin.

 

My article, written with Vicki Hall, “Engineer Branch Accident Analysis,” was published in the Engineer Bulletin. Oct-Dec 2002: 26-27.  Received the “Silver Quill Award” from Army Engineer Bulletin.