Rachael was my colleague in the archives department for five years. Her work ethic is top-notch, and we worked together very well as we built the college archives and the Oregon Wine History Archive basically from scratch. Rachael is diligent, patient and extremely detail-oriented. She understands the world of archives and has a wide variety… Continue reading Testimonial
Rachael’s overall quality of services has been uniformly excellent and surpassed my expectations. Her experience, expertise and professionalism are of the highest caliber. I found our relationship to be a model for effective and congenial interactions between a contractor and consultant. Rachael was consistently clear and reliable as to how and when her services would… Continue reading Testimonial
Rachael has a way of being extremely comforting when working with you. Launching a new program isn't an easy experience, but she had empathy and expertise in evaluating my website, resume, and Linkedin profiles, while also interviewing me about my program intention. She researched and analyzed the data available, and she then provided excellent feedback… Continue reading Testimonial
Rachael Cristine Woody brings excellent leadership and management skills to collaborative projects. She offers archivists and other information specialists an array of strategies to improve access and discoverability of their resources with a particular focus on content development utilizing new technologies. It’s always a pleasure to work with Rachael due to her inspiring and motivating… Continue reading Testimonial
Rachael Cristine Woody is a brilliant and energetic colleague with great take-charge managerial skills and an aptitude for quick learning--and always with a beautiful smile on her face. She's also a very patient teacher! - DH See all testimonials...
Rachael is adept at identifying collection management needs and pro-actively addressing them by outlining issues and working at effective solutions. She has repeatedly contributed to far-reaching projects that benefit the entire Smithsonian archival community, not just her own unit. Her professionalism is clearly evident; it is a pleasure to work with someone who is so… Continue reading Testimonial
Rachael Woody acted as the project manager for a multi-dimensional imaging and web project digitizing the Ernst Herzfeld papers of the Freer|Sackler Archives collection under a Smithsonian grant. I was the imaging specialist contractor hired for the project and reported to Rachael. She organized the logistics for packing and transporting the objects for imaging and… Continue reading Testimonial
I had the opportunity to intern with Rachael this spring, and she made it nothing short of an incredible experience. She effortlessly welcomed and included me in their office environment, created an exciting but doable project for our time together, and provided fantastic personal and career guidance throughout. During my internship, I had the chance… Continue reading Testimonial
Rachael Woody is an energetic and creative member of the staff. She has been responsible for carrying out complex and detailed projects, and she excels at communicating with non-specialists. - NM See all testimonials...
During my tenure at the Smithsonian, I found Rachael to be a wonderful colleague. She was extremely proactive on accurately maintaining her project funds. In addition to being pleasant to work with, she was also very competent in funds management. - TC See all testimonials...