Maria Bristow Starke Faculty Excellence Award, Longwood, 2002.  This award is given to one faculty member at Longwood University each year for overall excellence in teaching, service and scholarship.

Civil War Acoustic Shadows was nominated for the 2002 Lincoln Prize, given each year to the best new book published on the U.S. Civil War.

Selected as an American Council on Education Fellow, 2006.

Selected for Harvard Management Development Program, 2007.