Sydnee C. Winston is a native Washingtonian, museum enthusiast and professional writer and content producer. With eight years of experience developing online educational content for both museums (Smithsonian Institution and The National Women's History Museum) and public media (WETA-TV), Sydnee's career has been inspired by a deep passion and interest in history and cultural heritage. She believes in the power that they hold as tools to promote self-understanding and esteem as well as foster curiosity, respect and understanding between groups of people.
As an Associate Producer in National Programming at WETA-TV, she worked with the Vice President of Content (National Programming) to conceive, research, write and develop documentaries and TV specials for PBS.
Prior to joining WETA, she worked as a writer/editor and online producer at the National Women's History Museum. While at the Museum, she developed, wrote and produced several digital video series including the "Women's History Minute," and a documentary series that explored women's historical roles in shaping our nation.
Ms. Winston holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a minor in women’s studies from Penn State University. She is active in many organizations including the National Press Club, Penn State Alumni Association, and volunteer groups in Washington, DC.