Andrew Whitesell

Web Developer

Andrew's career began with a focus on technology at the Rochester Institute of Technology, where he specialized in Information Technology: New Media. Post-graduation, he made notable contributions at Science Magazine, implementing a comment system and transitioning to open-source Drupal solutions.

At the Smithsonian Institution Archives, Andrew maintained the institution's website, streamlined archival processes, and championed accessibility. After the merger with the Libraries in 2020, now Smithsonian Libraries and Archives, he continued to innovate by integrating transcriptions for improved search capabilities. Andrew's career highlights his dedication to technology and digital media.