Meredith Steinfels

Assistant Director, Digital Platforms, Media and Archives
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Meredith joined the Hood Museum of Art in January 2018. Her numerous roles at the museum include: digital strategist, archivist, and subject matter expert in the use of museum digital platforms and digital infrastructure. Meredith was first trained as an archivist and then a registrar, before stepping into the world of museum technology. Her practice is rooted in empathy and user empowerment, acknowledging the imperfect and sometimes harmful nature of databases and data management. Most recently, she served as the program co-chair for the Museum Computer Network's (MCN) 2020 virtual conference. She received a B.A. in art history from Goucher College, and she earned her MLIS with a focus in archives, preservation, and records management from the University of Pittsburgh.

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603-646-2664 HB 6034
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