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The Impact program identifies and implements standards, methodologies, strategies, and community initiatives that, when shared across Smithsonian museums and infrastructure, enhances the use of digitized Smithsonian collections for existing and potential audiences.

Jeanine Nault

Mass Digitization Program Officer

Jeanine Nault's career in cultural heritage digitization started serendipitously when her work-study job in college had her scanning barcodes and packing boxes in the Digital Conversion Unit for the University of Michigan libraries. While there, she received her undergraduate degrees in Anthropology and English literature, and went on to receive a graduate degree in Museum Studies at the George Washington University here in DC.

Luis J. Villanueva

Mass Digitization Informatics Program Officer

Luis joined the DPO in April 2018 to help enrich item-level records across all units of the Smithsonian.

Kathy Adams, PMP, CSM

Senior Consulting Cat Herder

While the 3D Digitization Team focuses on the technology of 3D imaging, Kathy stays behind the scenes, trying to keep the team organized, encouraging everyone to head the same direction and creating repeatable processes for Program and Project manglement.  In a former life, Kathy spent 12 years living out of a suitcase