Eliza A White

Director of Advancement

A native of Boston, Eliza spent 15 years in New York City before recently moving to DC. She joined the Smithsonian Libraries as Director of Advancement in October 2018. Having led multi-million dollar development initiatives for Cambridge University, CARE USA and The New York Public Library as a strategic advancement professional, Eliza brings with her a personal lifelong passion for libraries and museums. She is delighted to collaborate closely with board members, key volunteers and colleagues to raise support for, and the profile of, the Smithsonian Libraries. Eliza is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts Amherst.