AWARDS, NOMINATIONS, SPECIAL HONORS and APPEARANCES

2015 – Nominated for Country Female of the Year by the Carolina Music Awards
2015 – Winner of the first Canine Freedom Music Award from Dogs Deserve Better
2015 – Finalist in the Chris Austin Songwriting Contest at MerleFest
2014 – Donna graces the Cover of Americana Music Magazine (October 2014)
2014 – Performance at International Bluegrass Music Association World of Bluegrass Street Festival
2011 – Cover Story – The Bluegrass Special
2010 – Nominated for Country Female Vocalist of the Year by the Carolina Music Awards.
2010 – Chosen for the International Bluegrass Music Association Songwriter Showcase
2009 – Winner of Bluegrass Album of the Year (“Gaining Wisdom“) by Just Plain Folks
2009 – 2nd place Bluegrass Song of the Year (“Bottom of a Glass“) by Just Plain Folks
2009 – Nominated for Country Female Vocalist of the Year by the Carolina Music Awards
2009 – Chosen as an Official IBMA Showcase Artist
2008 – Nominated as Songwriter of the Year by the Roots Music Association
2007 – Donna graces the Cover of Bluegrass Now Magazine (August ’07)
2007 – IBMA FanFest Performance
2007 – Numerous shows opening for Tony Rice
2005 – Chosen for International Bluegrass Music Association’s Songwriter Showcase
2005 – Gibson IBMA Showcase with Tony Rice
2004 – Chosen for International Bluegrass Music Association’s Songwriter Showcase
2004 – Rounder IBMA Showcase with The Grascals