A former technical services librarian, Nastia joined the PMO in 2016 to become a full-time project manager. In her previous positions Nastia managed people and projects and focused on creating successful teams. She is active in professional library organizations and works on promoting project management in librarianship by regularly publishing, presenting, and serving on project teams and committees. Nastia is the editor of the Technical Services Report column in the Technical Services Quarterly journal.
She holds Bachelor of Arts degrees in English and Spanish from Moscow State Linguistic University in Moscow, Russia, and a Master of Science degree in Library and Information Science from IUPUI, Indianapolis, IN. Nastia also holds a Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from Project Management Institute (PMI).