A frequent speaker on both local and national levels, Morgenstern is highly regarded by colleagues and the community at-large. He is one of only 13 SAGE (Strategic Advisors for Growth and Excellence) Counselors within the Counselors Academy section of PRSA. He also served on the executive committee. He was elected to the PRSA College of Fellows in 2001. Prior to Morningstar Communications, he was president of a large Kansas City agency, manager of public information at Hallmark Cards, Inc., and handled account management for the Y&R affiliate in Kansas City.