The Education Division of the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) announces that it will honor Dr. Dustin (Dusty) Hull Heuston, chairman of the Waterford Institute, with its Education Lifetime Achievement Award. SIIA will also present its Ed Tech Impact Award to Lillian Kellogg, vice president of client services for Education Networks of America (ENA), during the upcoming Ed Tech Industry Summit held in San Francisco May 5-7.
Heuston has had a long career as a Wall Street banker, a Naval Air Intelligence officer during the Korean War, a college English teacher, a department chairman, the headmaster of a K-12 school, the founder of the nonprofit Waterford Institute, a for-profit corporation called WICAT Systems, and the co-founder with his wife Nancy of the K-12 Waterford School.
Today, Waterford Institute’s reading, math and science curriculum is used in more than 50,000 classrooms in the U.S. and around the world.
Lillian Kellogg has dedicated her career to education and has 30 years of experience in the field of educational technology. She has participated in several association boards of directors, including the SIIA Education Division and has also been actively involved with Consortium for School Networking (CoSN), where she served multiple terms as a board member. Kellogg is the past chair for the Partnership for 21st Century Skills (P21), where she now chairs the Leadership Development & Sustainability and Membership Committees.