- Won Second Place Faculty Award for Co-Authored Research Paper at AEJMC 42nd Annual Southeast Colloquium
Won second place Faculty Award in the Open Division for co-authored paper with Dr. William Brown, Research Fellow at Regent University. Competitive paper on Twitter election: Was Twitter for Trump the winning combination in the 2017 presidential election? was presented to the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) 42nd Annual Southeast Colloquium, March 9, 2017, Fort Worth, Texas.
- Produced Two NATO News Stories for Regent University
Interviewed Supreme Allied Commander Transformation, General Mercier, at a student press conference for his comments on the changing position of Russia as a strategic partner, & shaped coverage of news story on NATO’s Chiefs of Transformation Conference held on December 8-10, 2015. Interviewed Rear-Admiral Jennifer Bennett & produced a news story on NATO’s implementation of gender perspective in accordance with United Nations’ Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1325. Both articles were published on NATO & Regent websites.
(NATO News Link: SACT Holds first-ever News Conference with Hampton Roads University Students )
(Regent Military News Link: NATO Chief’s Rapid Response in Norfolk Conference )
(Regent School of Communication & the Arts News Link: Leading Female Officer Speaks at NATO Conference in Norfolk on Behalf of Women)
- Produced Lead News Package for CBN News, Washington D.C. Bureau
Produced a lead news package on suicide bombing attacks by Boko Haram that hit three Nigerian churches on June 17, 2012. My interview with the former Nigerian Ambassador to the Netherlands, who advocated for peace, was aired as the lead newscast for CBN News on June 22, 2012, to more than 1 million viewers around the world.
(News link: Christian Ambassador: Peace Necessary in Nigeria)
- Developed the Branding of Campus Mission 2007 (CM 2007)
Developed the branding of CM2007 & created a digital template that allowed the insertion of different language text in the CM2007 collaterals. It was an innovative way to meet the budget and language needs of an international audience represented by 15,000 people from 121 countries at CM2007 global campus conference.
- Displayed Leadership in Global Campus Conference
Exhibited strong leadership and initiative in leading the 13 East Asia staff team to manage the online registration, visa administration, 3 language translations & housing of 3,000 participants at CM2007 conference.
- Built the Brand Identity of Orient Times
Established a brand identity by redesigning & revamping Orient Times, the central newsletter of East Asia Opportunities division of CCAL. This division impacted more than 4.6 million people in 2007.
- Launched the East Asia Magazine
Took lead in developing a workflow process for 10 staff based in 10 countries with respect to information gathering, writing & reporting for the new East Asia Magazine & boosted circulation to 3,000 through new branding initiatives.
- Organized Major Donor’s Meeting
Planned and organized 2 fund raising events that raised an average of $35,000 for special project/strategy needs.