Allison Barnard Feeney
Allison Barnard Feeney is the acting group leader of and a systems analyst in the Systems Engineering Group under the Systems Integration Division (SID) of the Engineering Lab (EL) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), a group dedicated to the solution of national problems related to measurements and standards supporting systems interoperation in the manufacturing sector. Ms. Barnard Feeney has worked in the areas of manufacturing standards implementation, conformance testing, product data standards, and systems integration for the last 15 years. She has been a key participant in the development of the STEP product data standard (STEP - Standard for the Exchange of Product Model Data, ISO 10303). Ms. Barnard Feeney was awarded the Department of Commerce Silver Medal in 2005. She was the 2006 winner of PDES, Inc.'s Bryan K. Martin Technical Excellence Award.