Kevin Schwartz serves as the Technology Officer for Learning and Systems for Austin ISD, a district of 80,000+ students. He brings a CETL certification and 20+ years of experience in K-12 to bear on the district's challenge to, "Reinvent the Urban Education Experience." He is a past chair of the Texas K-12 CTO Council and has served on CoSN's SEND and SmartIT committees. His teams have been honored with the CTO Council's TEAM Award in 2013, as well as the World Impact and People's Choice awards from Dell in 2015. He received the Grace Hopper Award as the Outstanding CTO in Texas in 2016 and went on to also receive the Frank Withrow Award from CoSN for Outstanding CTO. He serves on multiple industry CIO Advisory Panels.