1996 American Chiropractic Association Student of the Year.
1997 Cleveland Chiropractic College Clinical Service and Clinical Excellence awards.
1997- 2011: Appointed to serve on the ACA’s Coding and Reimbursement Committee.
1998 – 2008: Appointed by Congressman Jim Ramstad, MN to serve on his Health Care Advisory Board.
1998 – 2014: Appointed to serve as the ACA’s Liaison to the Student ACA chapter at North Western College of Chiropractic.
1998 – 2004 Served on the Minnesota Chiropractic Association’s PAC, Legislative Committee, and Membership Committee. (Chair of Membership from 1998-2000, Vice Chair of the Legislative Committee and PAC 2000-2004)
1999 Named Young Practitioner of the Year by the MCA
1999 Named the Outstanding SACA Liaison by the ACA
2000 & 2008 Appointed the Minnesota Alternate Delegate to the ACA.
2000 – 2011 Adjunct Faculty NWHSU Community Based Internship program
2001, 2003, 2005, 2007 Elected Minnesota Delegate to the ACA
March 16, 2001 Testified in front of the WHITE HOUSE COMMISSION ON COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE POLICY TOWN HALL MEETING
2001 Awarded the ACA’s Flynn/Lynch Award for Outstanding New Delegate
2001-2009 was recognized and commended by the ACA’s Chairman of the Board as a member of the ACA’s Governor’s Advisory Council
December 21, 2001 and April 20, 2007 Commencement Speaker at Cleveland Chiropractic College – Kansas City
Conferred a Fellow of the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association in July 2002
2002 –2011 Co-Chair of the NWHSU Presidents Invitational Golf Tournament
2002 – 2018 Appointed by the ACA Chairman of the Board to serve on the ACA PAC. Appointed Vice Chair in 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015
2003 – 2009 Appointed by Minnesota Senator Norm Coleman to serve on his Health Care Advisory Board
March of 2004 Named Minnesota Physician of the Year by the RNCC
April 2004 & 2008 Appointed by MN Governor's to serve a 4 year term on the Minnesota Board of Chiropractic Examiners (MBCE) Reappointed for a 3rd term in 2012
2004 – 2008 MBCE Legislative Chairman
2008-2015 Appointed to the MBCE Rules Committee (Chair 2011-2015)
2004, 2005, 2006 Examiner for Part 4 National Board of Chiropractic Examiners
2006 Guest lecturer on Chiropractic Sports Medicine for SACA Day at WSCC and NWHSU .
2006 – 2010 Appointed to serve on the Executive committee of the ACA’s Coding and Reimbursement Committee.
2006 Guest speaker at the SACA Leadership conference Logan College of Chiropractic, St. Louis, Mo.
2006 Alternate Delegate from Minnesota at the COCSA Business meeting
2006-2008 Named Chiropractic Spokes Person for Tempurpedic, N.A.
2007- 2008 Appointed to serve as a chiropractic consultant to Tempurpedic, N.A.’s Wellness advisory Board
2007 ACA Delegate to the World Federation of Chiropractic meeting in Portugal
2007 Attended the FICS Sports Symposium at the WFC meeting in Portugal
2007 Guest lecturer on Chiropractic Sports Medicine for SACA Day at UBCC
2007 Guest speaker at the SACA Leadership conference NWHSU, Bloomington, MN
2007- 2008 Appointed to serve on Senator Coleman’s Finance Committee
2007, 2008 Appointed as Extended Faculty Palmer College of Chiropractic
2008 NWHSU SACA Day Speaker
2008 Guest lecturer on Chiropractic Sports Medicine for SACA Day at TCC
2008 – Present Appointed to the Finance Committee of the FICS
2008 Guest lecturer at CCCKC on Chiropractic Sports Medicine
2008 Named One of the Most Influential Chiropractors under the age of 40 by Chiropractic Lifestyles.
2008 Named Young Chiropractor of the Year by Chiropractic Economics.
2009 Appointed by Congressman Paulsen, MN to serve on his Health Care Advisory Board
2009 Named as Chiropractic Consultant for Straight Arrow Products
2009 Elected ACA MN Alternate Delegate
February 2009 Inducted as a Fellow into the International College of Chiropractors (FICC)
2009 Guest Lecturer on Chiropractic Sports Medicine at Parker College of Chiropractic in Dallas, Tx
2009 Attended the FICS’ Executive Committee meetings serving as Chairman of the Finance Committee
2009 Attended the FICS Sports Symposium at the WFC meeting in Montreal, Canada
2009 ACA Delegate to the World Federation of Chiropractic meeting in Montreal, Canada
2009 -2013 Appointed to serve as the chiropractic representative to the MN Workers Compensation Research Institutes Committee
2009, 2010 Appointed Field Liaison to the Pre-Chiropractic Club at the University of Minnesota
2009 Appointed to serve on the Advisory Board to the Massage Therapy Program at High Point Institute
2009-2010 Chiropractic Consultant for Tranquility Touch, Inc
2010 Appointed to serve on the Finance Committee and as a Health Care advisor for Emmer for Governor
2010 Guest speaker at the SACA Leadership conference UBCC, Bridgeport, Ct
2010, 2011, 2012 Named into Cambridge Who’s Who among Executives, Professionals and Entrepreneurs
June 2010 Taught 3 hour extremity adjusting class and lectured on sports medicine at SCUHS
September 2010 : Appointed to the Advisory Board of Tipology
October 2010 – Oct 2012 : Appointed by ACA Chairman of the Board to serve as Co-Chair of the National Chiropractic Legal Action Fund (NCLAF)
October 2010: Lectured on sports medicine at Palmer West
November 2010 Taught 3 hour extremity adjusting class and lectured on sports medicine at Logan Chiropractic College
August 2011 Named Medical Director and Chiropractor for the Minnesota Spartans Football Team
September 2011 Named Medical Director of Power Core Midwest
2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 Guest Lecturer for the Drs Lodge
January 2012-November 2015 Selected by the Council on Chiropractic Education (CCE) as a site team administrator
January 2012 Named Co-Medical Director of Sports Performance for Xionx
January 2013 Named to the Medical Board of Directors of Athletic TIPS (Toward Injury Prevention in Sports)
June 2014 Named Chiropractic Consultant for Aerotel/DCCure
Taught Functional Extremity evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment seminar
February, July, September, 2016 March, June, October 2017, June 2018
Assistant Instructor for FAKTR 2016, 2017, 2018
June 2018 - Inducted into the South Plainfield High School’s Hall of Fame