- Associate Editor, Young Exceptional Children (appointed)
- Governor, (Elected Position) Division for Early Childhood (2008-2012).
- Professional Development Committee Chair, (Appointed Position) Teacher Education Division
- Secretary, (Elected Position) Diversity Caucus, Teacher Education Division.
- Editorial Reviewer for Young Exceptional Children.
- Board Member for the Division for Early Childhood (National)
Member-At-Large (Elected Position)
- J. David Sexton Award for Outstanding Doctoral Student for the Division of Early
Childhood of the Council for Exceptional Children
- Hayden-Waltz Scholarship to an Outstanding Doctoral Student with an Approved Prospectus
April 18, 2002
- Glenn A. Vergason Millennium Scholarship for Special Education
- One Hundred Black Men of New York Doctoral Fellow
- Glenn A. Vergason Scholarship for Advanced Study in Special Education