Awards and Honors

  • Received Urban Conservancy’s 2010 “Above and Beyond” Leadership Award for support of Lafitte Greenway and promoting responsible stormwater management solutions 
  • Louisiana SPCA 2011 Dorothy Dorsett Brown Humanitarian Award for the City Council’s promotion of humane animal control
  • Grand Marshall of the Krewe of Brid in Lakeview in 2011
  • Honored by Orleans Public Defender’s Office in 2013 for her commitment to fairness in the administration of justice and support of 6th Amendment right to counsel
  • Honored by the Juvenile Justice Project of Louisiana in 2013 for advocating for a fair and effective criminal justice system and advancing system reform
  • Global Green U.S.A. 2013 honoree for advocacy of energy efficiency as member of the City Council Utility Committee 
  • Honored in 2013 as member of Council Utility Committee by Southeastern Energy Efficiency Alliance for Committee’s leadership in municipal energy efficiency efforts
  • Member of Gumbo Green Games Selection Committee for the 2012 and 2013 Green Natties Sustainable Business Awards 
  • Invited to speak at the 13th Annual New Partners Smart Growth Conference in Denver, Colorado, February 13-15, 2014