We are excited to introduce Jennifer Fairchild-Simms as the new Head, Education Library.
Jennifer joined the Education Library on June 1st and brings with her 13 years of experience as an academic and public librarian in the Pacific Northwest.
Before joining us, Jennifer most recently served as an Adult Services Librarian and a Teen Services Librarian with the King County Library System. In this role, she was responsible for serving as a community liaison, providing innovative programming, and maintaining relevant collections to serve the needs of a diverse community.
Jennifer also taught elementary school through the New York City Teaching Fellows Program while completing her Masters in Elementary Education at St. John’s University.
Jennifer later decided to go into librarianship and earned a Master’s in Library and Information Science from the University of Washington in 2008.