Awards

   
Organization: Dragonfly Book Awards
Award: First place winner of the Purple Dragonfly award for Rockin' Babies
Date: December 2011
Description: The Purple Dragonfly recognizes and honors accomplished authors in the field of children's literature
Organization: The Mom's Choice Awards
Award: Gold medal in the category of parenting for SuperBaby: 12 Ways to Give Your Child a Head Start in the First 3 Years
Date: March 2011
Description: The Mom's Choice Awards honors excellence in family-friendly media, products and services
Organization: The March of Dimes
Award: March of Dimes Community Award
Date: November 13, 2010
Description: The Community Award is presented to an individual or organization that shares the March of Dimes commitment to improve the health of babies and does so by reaching out to the moms and babies in the community.
Video: March of Dimes acceptance speech
Photos: March of Dimes photo album
Organization: The Molina Foundation
Award: The Molina Literacy Awards
Date: October 1, 2010
Description: Molina Literacy Awards honors outstanding contributions to literacy and early childhood education
Video: Molina Literacy Awards acceptance speech
Organization: The Mom's Choice Awards
Award: Gold medal in the category of parenting for The A to Z Guide to Raising Happy Confident Kids
Date: March 2009
Description: The Mom's Choice Awards honors excellence in family-friendly media, products and services
Organization: Parenting Publications of America
Award: Silver medal in parenting and child development for the "Dr. Jenn" column in Los Angeles Family Magazine
Date: February 26, 2005
Description: Los Angeles Family, “Dr. Jenn,” Dr. Jenn Berman, writer Authoritative and informative, Dr. Berman shows a wide range of coverage from babies, to teenage social stereotyping. She provides topical discussions such as reading, massage and sign language in one article and in another uses a creative lead that many gen-X’ers (now of the child rearing age) would recognize and be drawn to.
Dr. Jenn Berman, formerly Jennifer Mann, is a former elite level rhythmic gymnast. She spent four years on the United States Rhythmic Gymnastics National Team. In 1984 she was the Rhythmic Gymnastics Junior National Champion, winning five gold medals out of five. That same year she had the honor of performing in the 1984 Olympic Games. Dr. Jenn has managed to remain active since her rhythmic gymnastics days.

Athletic Honors

LOS ANGELES MARATHON, Los Angeles. 1999
Completed the Los Angeles Marathon.

OLYMPIC GAMES, Los Angeles. 1984
Member of U.S.A. National Team, performing exhibitions during Olympic Games and prior to the Games for Olympic judges.

JUNIOR NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS, 1984
Junior national champion in rhythmic gymnastics. Won five gold medals out of five in the following categories: All Around, Ball, Hoop, Ribbon, and Clubs.

U.S.A. RHYTHMIC GYMNASTICS NATIONAL TEAM, 1982-1986
Member of the Individual Rhythmic Gymnastics team.

U.S.A. RHYTHMIC GYMNASTICS NATIONAL GROUP ROUTINE
Represented the U.S.A. in group routine at international competitions:
  • World Championships, Valladolid, Spain 1985
  • IV International Tournament of Rhythmic Gymnastics, Lausanne, Switzerland. 1985
  • Four Continents Championships, Indianapolis, Indiana 1984