2010 Friend of the Taxpayer by Utah Taxpayer Assn.
2010 Top 30 Business Friendly Legislators by Utah Business Coalition
2010 Tech Savvy Legislator by Utah TECH PAC
2010 Recovery Advocate Award by Utah County Drug Court Alumni Assn.
Assisted Living Federation of America (ALFA) Hero Award 2004
Utah Association of Realtors Distinguished Service Award
IHC Beacon of Hope Award 2004
Utah Health Care Association Legislator of the Year 2004
Elected Official of the Year--Utah Issues 2003
Utah Pharmaceutical Association Legislator of the Year 2003
Governor's Council for People with Disabilities and Legislative Coalition for People with Disabilities--Hero on the Hill 2003
Utah Health Insurance Association Legislator of the Year 2002
Named a “Friend of Business” by the Utah 2000 Business Coalition
Recognized by the Utah Manufacturer’s Association Political Action Committee-UMAPAC as a “Defender of Free Enterprise” for my commitment to improving Utah’s economy and for defending individual rights for all Utahns.
Named a “Guardian of Small Business” by NFIB/Utah (National Federation of Independent Business) The Voice of Small Business
Twice named a “Friend of the Taxpayer” by the Utah Taxpayer’s Association for voting 100% in favor of taxpayers.