Criteria: 1. The nominee must have been a member of LATM for a minimum of 5 years. LATM will verify membership. 2. The nominee must have exhibited an excellence of contribution to LATM. 3. Among the types of outstanding services considered by the committee are: • Unique or extraordinary contributions to the LATM organization. • Contributions to LATM over a significant period of time. • Active leadership in mathematics education at local, state, or national level. • Noteworthy scholarly contributions to mathematics education at any level. • Direct and substantial contributions to the improvement of mathematics education at any level. • Overall excellence of contributions. 4. If the nominee has previously served on the Executive Council of LATM, it is recommended they must have completed their last term a minimum of three years prior to this nomination. Additionally, if awarded, this person will not return to the Executive Council in any capacity.