Editor of Bloomsbury's Anthology of Contemporary Jewish American Poets (2013);
Review Editor of Museum of Americana;
Editor and publisher of Blue Lyra Review: a Literary Journal of Diverse Voices (2012 - current);
Member of the Board of 32 Poems (2012- present);
Judge of Over the Bridge (website) Valentine’s Contest, 2008;
Editor of The Arena, a student run literary journal at McNeese State University, 1996-7;Intense volunteer work (design, type setting, editing, etc.) including an interview with Pulitzer-prize winner W.D. Snodgrass for The Review, an international literary journal published through Louisiana Arts Council grant, 1995;
Poetry Reader, New Delta Review, Louisiana State University, 1990-1994.
Honors, Grants, and Awards
Finalist (top 20) for the New Letters Poetry Award 2008;
Honorable Mention in the 2008 DeNovo Contest (C&R Press);
Interboard Poetry Community Honorable Mention Award (March 2008) for “Season of Science”;
Tom Howard Poetry Contest, Commended Award for “Explaining the D to You,” 2007;
The Ada Vincent Scholarship in Creative Writing, McNeese State University, 1994;
Awarded a Graduate Teaching Assistantship every year at McNeese, 1994-1997;
Poetry Competition, First Prize, The Journal of College Writing, 1994-1995.