Honors and Awards

Grant Recipient – California Council for the Humanities


Semi-finalist – Julie Harris Playwriting Competition, Beverly Hills Theatre Guild

Winner – Dayton Playhouse Blackburn Award of Excellence

Grant Consideration – Kennedy Center Fund for New American Plays

Act of Grace

Winner – 2006 Women in Film & Video Screenwriting Competition

Western Song

Finalist – Chesterfield Competition & Christopher Columbus Screenwriting Awards

Headed North to Baghdad

FinalistMoondance Film Festival Competition

Ouray’s Peak

Quarter Finalist – Scriptapalooza Competition

Finalist – Outstanding Thesis of the Year

We Are Still Here – Film

Premiere – Anza-Borrego Desert Natural History Association, April 2007

Screening – Riverside Public Library, Jan. 2008

Screening – American Indian Film Institute 32nd Annual Film Festival, Nov. 2007

Screening – AECP Speaker Series, Nov. 2007

Screening – Native Pride Film Festival, Nov. 2007

Screening – Cal State San Marcos Native American Month Celebration, Nov. 2007

We Are Still Here – Play

Premiere – Gene Autry Museum of Western Heritage in Griffith Park.


  • American Indian Nations: A Day Honoring Katherine Siva Saubel, April 2002
  • Sherman Indian School in Riverside, California
  • UCLA American Indians Studies program
  • NoHo International Theatre and Arts Festival
  • Sanford Meisner Theatre
  • Native California Cultural Awareness Conference at Cal State San Bernardino
  • San Manuel Bingo and Casino
  • California Indian Conference at Chaffey College in Rancho Cucamonga
  • Theatricum Botanicum in Topanga, California
  • Native Arts and Culture Conference at Idyllwild Arts Academy

Young Women’s Monologues from Contemporary Plays 2

Contributing Author Selection: “All James” This is a book of professional auditions for aspiring actresses. Edited by Gerald Lee Ratliff, published by Meriwether Publishing, and available online at Amazon.com.