Expert on: STEAM resources and the World Languages collection
Favorite Book(s): “Because of Winn Dixie” / “Brown Girl Dreaming” / “Okay for Now” / “The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate” / “Three Times Lucky” / anything by Jason Reynolds
When I’m not working I'm usually: Running, Biking, Swimming, or at a yoga class
Fun Fact: I have swum from Alcatraz to San Francisco
Favorite ice cream flavor: Mint
Expert on: Middle reader chapter books, audiobooks
Favorite Book(s): Charlotte’s Web
When I’m not working I’m usually: enjoying nature, reading, cooking or spending time with my family
Fun Fact: After reading Anne of Green Gables with my daughters, we went on a family trip to Prince Edward Island to check out the setting for that book!
Favorite ice cream flavor: Peppermint or Peach
Expert on: Picture Books, Disneyland and Unicorns
Favorite Book(s): "Ramona" series and all Todd Parr books
When I’m not working, I'm usually: Watching Netflix & spending time with my family
Fun Fact: I grew up riding horses; my grandpa had 13.
Favorite ice cream flavor: Cookies & Cream
Expert on: Teen and middle grade fiction, ice cream and animals!
Favorite Book(s): So many! A recent few: Dear Martin by Nic Stone, The Land of Forgotten Girls by Erin Entrada Kelly, The Serpent King by Jeff Zentner and classic favorite is Anne of Green Gables
When I’m not working I'm usually: hiking, taking pictures, playing with and training my dog, and reading
Fun Fact: I am easily amused, and would be outside 24/7 if I could
Favorite ice cream flavor: Dolce de Leche