The award was presented at the NSDR Banquet at the FUN show on Jan. 11. The award was presented by John W. Highfill, founder of NSDR.
The National Silver Dollar Roundtable is a nonprofit educational organization dedicated to advancing knowledge of United States silver dollars along educational, historical and scientific lines.Also at FUN, ANA Education Director Rod Gillis received the Numismatic Ambassador Award in recognition for numismatists who have given countless hours of service to the hobby. The award was started in 1974 by Cliff Mishler of Krause Publications and is presented to five numismatists every year.
The American Numismatic Association is a congressionally chartered, nonprofit educational organization dedicated to encouraging the study and collection of coins and related items. The ANA helps its 25,000 members and the public discover and explore the world of money through its vast array of educational and outreach programs as well as its museum, library, publications, and conventions. For more information, call 719-632-2646 or visit www.money.org.