AEA employee, Marlin Jeffers, who serves as an educational consultant, was the recipient of the Iowa State Education Association's (ISEA) Charles F. Martin Award.

The prestigious Charles F. Martin Award has been presented annually since 1972 as ISEA's top honor to a member who has made a significant contribution to the teaching profession through Association involvement. It's named in honor of the late Charles F. Martin who served as ISEA president in 1945 and then as executive director from 1946 to 1961. Marlin is the first AEA employee ever to receive this award.

Congrats to Marlin on being recognized for his leadership!