Director of Application Services
Cleveland Museum of Art
Niki Krause coordinates applications development and implementation projects for the museum, and coordinates software needs assessment and workflow analysis; best-practice setup for applications configuration and maintenance; metadata standards and data flow; and user account policy. She contributes to digital strategy policy development, including definition of ‘the big picture.’ Niki holds an MLIS and Bachelor's degrees in Chemistry, Art History, and Journalism. Prior to joining the Cleveland Museum of Art staff, she spent two years in R&D for a scientific-composition firm, three years as a developer/database administrator for a large secondary publisher, and fourteen years as an applications developer/systems specialist for a database software company. At CMA, she served as Systems Librarian before moving to the IMTS department.