ECISD’s Kellie Wilks awarded Chief Technology Officer of the Year

MIAMI, FL CoSN, a premier association of K-12 education technology leaders, recently honored Dr. Kellie Wilks of Ector County Independent School District with its 2024 Withrow National Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of the Year Award.

The CoSN Withrow CTO Award recognizes an exceptional district CTO who serves as a true technology champion and whose leadership has been transformative for their school system. The award honors Frank Withrow, a pioneer and champion of K-12 education technology.

“It’s nice to be recognized,” Dr. Kellie Wilks, Chief Technology Officer, ECISD, said in a news release. “I humbly accept this award on behalf of the whole Technology division. Everyone I have worked with has contributed to my success and to the things I have been able to do.”

Dr. Wilks has a long-standing history of supporting ECISD. She was involved in the Raising Blended Learners Grant and the Math Innovation Zones Grant, as well as initiatives to bridge the digital divide. She is a collaborative leader who has developed partnerships in the community that encourage shared best practices and provide opportunities for all students.

Watch a video highlighting Dr. Wilks’ accomplishments here or below.

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