Caitlin Haynes

Project Coordinator, Smithsonian Transcription Center

Project Coordinator

Smithsonian Transcription Center


Caitlin Haynes is the Coordinator for the Smithsonian Transcription Center. In this position, she is responsible for digital volunteer engagement, outreach, and the coordination of new projects for crowdsourced transcription. She holds an MA in United States History and an MLIS in Archives and Records Management from the University of Maryland, College Park. Prior to serving in her current position, Caitlin was the Reference Archivist at the National Anthropological Archives at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History from 2015-2018, and served as a Research Associate for the Papers of Abraham Lincoln from 2013-2015.