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Shelby Bowers (Fed)

Publications Coordinator

Shelby Bowers (formerly Geraci) serves as the Publications Coordinator for the Office of Weights and Measures (OWM) in the Physical Measurement Laboratory at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). In her role, she manages the production process for NIST Handbooks 44, 130, 133, and the National Conference on Weights & Measures (NCWM) Annual Report, as well as produces OWM’s quarterly digital newsletter, Measurement Matters. Shelby has experience ghost writing, editing, and publishing in the realms of government, corporate, higher education, and non-profit. In her spare time, she also adjunct teaches communications and writing courses online.


  • Presidential Award, Maryland Recreation and Parks Association (2021)
  • Member of the Quarter Award, Maryland Recreation and Parks Association (2020)
  • The Chair’s Award for Innovation and Acts of Exceptional Contributions, M-NCPPC (2020)
  • Performance Recognition Award, Montgomery Parks (2019)



Report of the 105th & 106th National Conference on Weights and Measures

Shelby Bowers, Yvonne Branden, Tina G. Butcher, Richard A. Harshman, Gloria Diane Lee, David Sefcik, Lisa Warfield
The 105th Annual Meeting of the National Conference on Weights and Measures (NCWM) was held virtually July 12 - 16, 2020. The 106th Annual Meeting of the
Created April 28, 2021, Updated December 8, 2022