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Anne Lane (Fed)

CTL: Chief of Staff

Anne Lane is the Chief of Staff for The Communication Technology Laboratory.  In this role, she leads the coordination of our lab, strategic planning efforts, and assists the Director in leveraging CTL's research success to build awareness of how it connects to the Nation’s goals   Anne leads our People Action Teams to bring forward staff recommendations for enhancing our workplace culture.  Anne guides our congressional partnerships through working with NIST's Program Coordination Office (PCO) and Congressional Affairs on hill briefings, policy reviews, and tours.  

She previously held positions in Governmental Affairs, Economic and Community Development in local government.  Anne joined NIST in 2020 as a Communication Strategist where she facilitated CTL’s first strategic plan.    


Selected Publications

Advanced Communications Technologies Standards

Chris Greer, Robert B. Bohn, Tao Zhang
This report of the Advanced Communications Technologies Working Group of the Interagency Committee on Standards Policy (ICSP) provides an overview of Federal


American Competitiveness Of a More Productive Emerging Tech Economy Act (The American COMPETE Act)

Commerce Secretary, Kevin A. Kimball, Matthew Hoehler, Anne Lane, Elham Tabassi, Connie LaSalle, Mark VanLandingham, James A. Warren, Naomi Lefkovitz, Nada T. Golmie, Chris Greer, Matthew Scholl, Dylan Yaga, Andrew C. Wilson, Kevin Stine, Karen Reczek, Institute for Defense Analyses Science and Technology Policy Institute (IDA STPI), Quantum Economic Development Consortium (QED-C), Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
Under DIVISION FF, Title XV, §1501 of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 (Public Law 116-260)—the "American Competitiveness Of a More Productive
Created October 14, 2020, Updated August 25, 2023