During the Florida United Numismatists (FUN) convention in January, American Numismatic Association President Gary Adkins and ANA Executive Director Kim Kiick received the 2018 Corporate Lifetime Achievement Award on behalf of the ANA from the National Silver Dollar Roundtable (NSDR).

John Highfill (left) presents the NSDR Corporate Lifetime Achievement Award to American Numismatic Assocation Executive Director Kim Kiick and ANA President Gary Adkins.. Photo courtesy American Numismatic Association (ANA)

The award was presented at the NSDR Banquet at the FUN show on January 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.

Left: John Highfill (left) presents the NSDR Corporate Lifetime Achievement Award to ANA Executive Director Kim Kiick and ANA President Gary Adkins.

ANA Education Director Rod Gillis is presented with the Ambassador Award by Dave Harper, editor of Numismatic News. Photo courtesy American Numismatic Association (ANA)

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.

Right: ANA Education Director Rod Gillis is presented with the Ambassador Award by Dave Harper, editor of Numismatic News.

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About the ANA

The American Numismatic Association (ANA) 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.

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