A journalist and film producer, Forman has picked up two Lowell Thomas Gold Medals and a Silver, the 2014 Bill Muster Gold Medal for Best Cultural Photo, the 2011 Bill Muster Photo Gold Medal for her Single Subject Portfolio on Abu Dhabi, and was named Pacific Asia Travel Association Journalist of the Year 2000.
In 2017, she received a First Place SATW award, two NATJA Gold Awards, and three honorable mentions. She has received awards from SOLAS, NATJA, the governments of Belgium and South Africa, and numerous SATW Eastern Chapter First Place awards. Forman holds an M.F.A. from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and writes from the brownstone she renovated in Harlem, New York.