Describe your educational background? 

I received my bachelor’s degree in English from Austin Peay State University and my master’s degree in Library and Information Studies from Clark Atlanta University.

 

What inspired you to pursue a career in the library? 

I had worked in bookstores for years and I loved connecting people with the books that they wanted, and I eventually realized I could translate that to libraries and help my entire community, not just the customers of a bookstore.

 

How would you describe your position to others? 

I help guide my branch team to serve our community inside and outside the branch.

 

What do you enjoy most about your job at GCPL? 

Helping people.

 

What is your all time favorite book? 

To Kill a Mockingbird

 

What are 3 things you enjoy doing outside of work? 

Reading, photography, playing with my kids

 

What is something exciting about you that most people don’t know? 

If most people don’t know, how exciting could it be? 🙂