SFWA announced that Michael Armstrong has been named the recipient of the 2014 Kevin O’Donnell, Jr. Service to SFWA Award. The award is given at the discretion of the president and with board approval to a member of SFWA who best exemplifies the ideal of service to his or her fellow members. Armstrong is being honored for his contributions to SFWA which include, but are not limited to, holding the position of Western Regional Director (1997-2000), being a member of the Contracts (1980s-1990s) and Bylaws (1997-2000) committees, and his exemplary work as a novel specialist on the Grievance committee (2000-present).
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