Metadata Librarian -- Information Services Office, NIST (2010-Present)
Digital Archivist -- Jewish Women's Archive (2008-2010)
Certificate in the Curation and Management of Digital Assets, University of Maryland (2016)
Masters of Science, Library Science, Simmons College (2008)
Bachelor of Arts, University of California, Santa Cruz (2003)
Andrea Medina-Smith is a Metadata Librarian with the Information Services Office. Andrea's work at NIST includes working with researchers to document their data for publication, assessing and developing metadata schema for various project and assigning persistent IDs to NIST resources. In FY17 she completed a detail with the Materials Measurement Laboratory's Office of Data and Informatics.
Andrea holds a Masters of Science in Library Science concentrating in Archives Management from Simmons College in Boston. Prior to arriving at NIST, Andrea worked as a digital archivist for a small educational non-profit.