Awards

Winner        Opera Birmingham Young Singer Contest, 2001

Winner        Sorantin Young Artist Award, 2000

Finalist        Loren L. Zachary Society Contest for Young Opera Singers

Winner       George London Foundation Competition, 2003

Winner       Sara Tucker Study Grant Winner, 2003 

Winner       Richard Tucker Foundation Career Grant, 2004

Winner       The Liederkranz Foundation Scholarship Award, 2004

2nd Place, Licia Albanese / Puccini Foundation Award, 2002

Education

Graduate of the Metropolitan Opera Lindemann Young Artists Development Program

Apprentice, 2001, Santa Fe Opera

Bachelor's Studies in Vocal Performance at Texas tech University