AWARDS
  • Southern California Journalism Awards, 2012, Best Feature: "The Punk Rocker Who Would Be Judge" (The Atlantic, April 2012), 2nd place
     

  • National Entertainment Journalism Awards, 2012, Personality Profile: "The Punk Rocker Who Would Be Judge" (The Atlantic, April 2012), 2nd place
     

  • Orange County Press Club Awards, 2012, Best Feature: "The Devil in Mr. Grisham" (OC Weekly, April 2011), 2nd place
     

  • Orange County Press Club Awards, 2011, Best Columnist: "Trendzilla" (OC Weekly), 3rd place
     

  • Los Angeles Press Club Awards, 2009, Best Personality Profile: "A Skitch in Time" (OC Weekly, June 2009), 1st place
     

  • Los Angeles Press Club Awards, 2009, Best Entertainment Story: "Pay For Play" (OC Weekly; Houston Press; Miami New Times; SF Weekly; The Pitch; Broward-Palm Beach New Times; Riverfront Times; City Pages, Jan. 2009), 3rd place
     

  • Orange County Press Club Awards, 2009, Best Sports Story: "A Skitch in Time" (OC Weekly, June 2009), 1st place
     

  • Orange County Press Club Awards, 2009, Best Lifestyle Profile: "There They Grow Again" (OC Weekly, June 2009), 1st place
     

  • Orange County Press Club Awards, 2008, Best Business Story: "Less of Mor" (OC Weekly, April 2008), 3rd place