2014  Robin Whitfield Studio, created business: classroom, work space, show space & design lab

2014  Artist in Residence, Sam B Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge

2009-present  Project leader of Chak Chiuma Swamp Natural Area: a grassroots effort to restore and protect 200 acres of public wetlands recognized by the Natural Heritage Area Registry of MS.

2009  "Best in Show" purchase award, Greenville Arts Council Invitational

2009 Guest on MPB Southern Expressions with Ron Brown 

2008 White House Ornament - invited by Thad Cochran & Laura Bush to represent Mississippi on the Blue Room Christmas Tree

2007 "Best in Show" purchase award, Crosstie Arts & Jazz Festival, Cleveland, MS

2007 Completed MS Master Naturalist Course through Audubon Society

2006, 2008 & 2010  Nature: A Mississippi Year - a self published calendar with paintings and naturalist information

2005 Eudora Welty: Words on Nature illustrations, edited by Patti Black, University Press, Oxford, MS