Awards and Recognition


2012/2013 The Capital College Chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma Professor of the Year Award, The Pennsylvania State University, Harrisburg
2010/2011 The Penn State Harrisburg Award for Faculty Service, The Pennsylvania State University, Harrisburg
2009 Educator of the Year, Multicultural Academic Excellence Program (MAEP)
2005 Top 40-4-40 Alumnus, Harrisburg Area Community College
2003 Achievement Conference Research Exhibition 1st place , Penn State University, University Park
2003 18th Annual Graduate Research Exhibition 3rd place , Penn State University, University Park
2003 Alfred E. Sloan Doctoral Fellowship , Alfred E. Sloan Foundation
2002 Pennsylvania Association of Graduate School Outstanding Graduate Student
2002 The Pennsylvania State University Graduate Student Service Award
2000 The John Arnold Memorial Scholarship
2000 Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities
2000 The Pennsylvania State University Ralph Dorn Hetzel Award
1999 Simon and Ava Brenner Travel Award
1998 The Capital College Memorial Scholarship
1997-1998 The National Dean's List
1986 United States Army Europe Soldier of the Year