Judith Díaz Myers
“The Art of Money”
Wednesday November 9, 2011 (5:30pm – 6:30pm)
Herron School of Art and Design, Eskenazi Hall, Basile Auditorium
Judith Díaz Myers is the Associate Director for Product and Technology Development for the U. S. Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP). She is responsible for new equipment development and acquisitions; quality, engineering & analytical services; new currency design; and counterfeit deterrence research and development.
Ms. Díaz Myers began her professional career as a Research Chemist with Sigma Chemical and Monsanto Agricultural Company. She has over 20 years of experience in banknote design and security products manufacturing. During her tenure at the BEP, she led the design of various postage stamps and Federal Duck Stamps, along with the current series designs of the $100, $50, $20, $10 and $5 denominations.
Ms. Díaz Myers earned a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from St. Louis University in St. Louis, Missouri.