NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- State Treasurer David Lillard is being honored by his peers.
He received the Jesse M. Uhruh Award this week at the National Association of State Treasurers annual conference in Asheville, N.C.
The award is given each year to a state treasurer who has demonstrated outstanding service to the association, the profession and his or her state.
Members of the association's executive committee select the winner.
NAST is a bipartisan, nonprofit organization that promotes best financial practices, sound public fiscal policy and education for state treasurers across the country.