Year Started at Mercy College 2018


  • BS, Child Life, Iowa State University (1985)
  • MA, English/Creative Writing, Iowa State University (1989)
  • MS, Child Development, Iowa State University (1990)
  • Master of Library and Information Science, University of Iowa (1995)

Professional Membershipss

  • Reach Out and Read Iowa, Board member
  • Iowa Library Association
  • Iowa Association of College and Research Libraries
  • Medical Library Association

Advice to Students/Favorite Quote

  • "I am somehow less interested in the weight and convolutions of Einstein's brain than in the near certainty that people of equal talent have lived and died in cotton fields and sweatshops." - Stephen Jay Gould