Associate Director Records, 2003-2020

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Consists of records documenting the work of the Associate Director managing communications for the Office of Public Affairs including media relations, social media, crisis communications, the online newsroom, the main Smithsonian website, and internal communications. The Associate Director also managed the Crisis Communications Team to handle sensitive issues as they arose as well as served as the lead for communications on pan-institutional special projects, initiatives, events, and announcements. Staff documented include Carolyn L. Martin, Associate Director, 2010-2020. Materials include electronic mail.


Martin, Carolyn L


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Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520


  • 2003
  • 2003-2020

Restrictions & Rights

Restricted for 15 years. Records may contain personally identifiable information (PII) that is permanently restricted


  • Public relations
  • Communication in crisis management
  • Social media
  • Museums
  • Press coverage
  • Web sites
  • Museums--Public relations
  • Museums--Press coverage


  • Electronic records
  • Electronic mail

Local number

SIA RS01910

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