Awards

Partial List

  • May 2014, Recipient of the Clyde Shields Distinguished Service Award by Northwest Kidney Center 
  • November 2013, "American Society of Nephrology" President's Medal
  • 2013 & 2014 ABWA Top Ten Candidate for 2014/2015 Woman of the Year
  • June 2013, American Business Women of America (ABWA) Verdugo Glen-Chapter Woman of the Year
  • September 2012, “Business Life Magazine Women Achievers” honoree
  • May 2012, Commission on the Status of Women's Jewels of Glendale Award
  • March 31, 2011,  recipient of “Heart & Excellence Award”, presented by YWCA of Glendale
  • 2009-2010 “Associate of the Year”, by American Business Women’s Association
  • May 3, 2010, recipient of National Kidney Registry “Patient Advocacy Award”
  • September 2007, received prestigious NRAA "Mark Zawinsky" award for Outstanding Leadership
  • October 2005, recipient of the “Women in Business Award,” from the California State Legislature
  • May 2005, named “Citizen of the Week” by KNX Radio, Los Angeles, CA
  • March 2005, named “Woman of the Year” in the 21st Senate District by California State Sen. Jack Scott (D-Pasadena)
  • January 2004, recipient of the “2003 Quality of Life Award,” presented by Nephrology News & Issues
“Heart & Excellence Award”, presented by YWCA of Glendale. Photo: Carol Burton, MD, Lori Hartwell and Michaella Pereira, CNN Anchor