Judge New Zealand Television Awards 2018

“Country Calendar - Barley Barons"  Director

  • Bronze World Medal for Entertainment/Lifestyle Programme, New York Festivals International Television and Film Awards 2018


Judge New Zealand Television Awards 2017

"Primeval NZ" Producer/Director/Editor

  • Gold World Medal for Best Nature & Wildlife Documentary, New York Festivals International Television and Film Awards 2013
  • Best Natural History Programme at Asian TV Awards 2012
  • Best Life Sciences Programme at Jackson Hole Science Media Awards 2012
  • Best Scientific Content, Best Graphics & Best of Category at International Wildlife Film Festival 2012

Winner Summer Photography Competition and double page spread in MindFood Magazine, May 2012

​"Life Force / Mutant Planet" Editor

  • Best Scientific content at International Wildlife Film Festival, 2011
  • Best Documentary short Bejing International Film Festival, 2011
  • Nominated Best Series, Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival, 2011

Nominated WIFT Emerging Producer of the Year, 2006

Finalist 'WNTV' Qantas Media Awards Best Children's Programme, 2003


Editing for Drama Masterclass with John Gilbert - NZ Film School 2013

5 Senses of Filmmaking with Rob Sarkies - NZ Film School 2010

​Top Student Extramural award Communications and Journalism - Massey University 2009

Summer Film School - Melbourne University 2009

​Directing Teenage and Children Actors with Miranda Harcourt - NZ Screen Council 2008

​Directing Actors with Judith Weston - The Film School 2004

Directing Comedy - Australian Film Television and Radio School 2002

Directing for Film - WIFT 2001

​Screenwriting with Robert McKee - Sydney 1997

Advanced Video Editing - South Seas Film and Television School 1995