Cecelia Huestis-Beshai is the Secretary to the Director of the Technology Partnerships Office (TPO) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). She is the TPO and the Technology Discovery Office Manager. Cecelia’s responsibilities include directing and coordinating all office administrative actions, as well as supporting the Lab-to-Market program.
Cecelia oversees coordinating the Federal Laboratory Consortium (FLC) travel arrangements and training orders for the FLC meetings and events. She works together with the FLC meeting coordinator to facilitate FLC events on a national level.
Cecelia’s responsibilities also include coordinating meetings, purchase card transactions, c-request acquisitions, time and attendance, and travel actions and records. She serves as both the TPO training and property officer. She performs many other activities to assist the staff in accomplishing TPO business.