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2020 Eugene Casson Crittenden Award


Ms. Monke is recognized for leadership and technical excellence in providing measurement services for microwave power that are essential for U.S. government and wireless communications customers. On top of delivering 100% of customer measurements on time, Ms. Monke has helped to update aging infrastructure, train new staff in customer measurements, and has worked above and beyond her regular duties to keep NIST measurement services priorities on track, on time, and on budget. Her calm demeanor and can-do attitude provide steady support for new staff and new experimental approaches while maintaining NIST’s reputation for excellence in measurement services for microwave power.


Ann F. Monke

Electronics Technician
Laboratory Programs, Communications Technology Laboratory