Newsmaker: Ed McKaveney
Noteworthy: Received the 2013 Withrow Chief Technology Officer Award from the Consortium for School Networking. The consortium describes Frank Withrow as a pioneer and champion in the use of technology in K-12 education.
Family: Wife, Amy; daughter, Maria, 2.
Occupation: Technology director for Hampton Township School District.
Education: Bachelor's in biology, 1995, and Master's in multimedia technology, 2001, both from Duquesne University; doctoral student in educational leadership and management at Capella University, an online school.
Quote: “It's a pretty significant recognition, and it says a lot about our Pittsburgh region in general because there's a lot of collaboration with the foundations, the universities and the Allegheny Intermediate Unit. ... We're in the national spotlight.”
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