Recognized as their Legislator of the Year By:

  • Veterans of Foreign Wars
  • American Legion
  • Missouri Association of Veterans Organizations (MAVO)
  • Missouri Police Chiefs Association
  • American Cancer Society for legislative leadership in the fight against cancer
  • The Military Order of the Purple Heart - Special Recognition Award for her support of America's Veterans and their family members
  • 2015 Child Champion Award from the Missouri Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics in recognition of her efforts on behalf of Missouri's children

Freshman Legislator of the Year in the Missouri House of Representatives

  • For outstanding work as a senior citizen advocate

Committees Served

  • Select Committee on State and Local Governments, Chairman
  • Veterans, Vice Chairman
  • Government Efficiency
  • Transportation
  • Local Government