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  • First-Year Experience (FYE): Meet the Librarians

    tim hooper

    TIM HOOPER

    Role: Director of Library Services

    Contact me at: (270) 384-8250 | hoopert@lindsey.edu

    About Me: I'm from western Kentucky and I've been at Lindsey since 2019. My hobbies include raising beef cattle, hay and row crops. I have a Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Church Music from Campbellsville University and a Master's Degree in Library and Information Science from the University of Kentucky.

    Come talk with me about music, history, and farming!

    "We're only immortal for a limited time." -Neil Peart

    ASHLEY OREHEK

    Role: Instructional Librarian

    Contact me at: (270) 384-7450 | OrehekA@lindsey.edu

    About me: I'm from Pennsylvania and I've been at Lindsey since 2021. My hobbies include yoga, reading, baking, and hiking or long walks with my boyfriend and our dog. I have a Bachelor's Degree in Meteorology and a Minor in Environmental Hazards and Emergency Management from Millersville University of PA and my Master's Degree in Information Sciences from the University of Tennessee.

    Come talk with me about science, math, health, recreation, and travel!

    If life gives you lemons, make lemonade, and *always* have a backup plan.

    GREG BLAIR

    Role: Assistant Reference Librarian

    Contact me at: (270) 384-8249 | BlairG@lindsey.edu

    About Me: I'm from Columbia, KY, and I've been at Lindsey for more than 20 years. My hobbies include theater, singing, entertainment, walking, and general health and well-being. I have my Associate's Degree in Social Science and my Bachelor's Degrees in History and Communication, all from Lindsey. I am currently getting my Master's Degree in Library Science, emphasis on Youth Services and Literature, from the University of Kentucky. Stop by my office anytime! **I am interruptible.**

    Come talk to me about anything!

    "Every Student, Every Day" | "Carpe Diem"

    KIM HAMLETT

    Role: Library Assistant - Interlibrary Loan Officer

    Contact me at: (270) 384-8253 | HamlettK@lindsey.edu

    About Me: I'm from Columbia, KY, and I've been at Lindsey for more than 20 years. My hobbies include dabbling in various projects like wreath making and cross-stitching, building Legos, and being a mother to three wild and happy cats. I have a Bachelor's Degree in American Studies from Lindsey and I am getting my Master's Degree in Library Science, emphasis on Health Information, from the University of Kentucky. Stop by my office anytime! **I am interruptible.**

    Come talk to me about cats, movies, music, books, or just about anything pop culture!

    "Every Student, Every Day" | "Once you choose hope, anything is possible."

    AMELIA THOMAS

    Role: Library Assistant - Government Documents

    Contact me at: (270) 384-8255 | ThomasA@lindsey.edu

    About me: I'm from Russell Springs, KY, and I've been at Lindsey since 2017. My hobbies include reading, playing video games, watching streaming shows, and either performing in or attending live theater performances. I have my Bachelor's Degree in English and a Minor in Theater from Lindsey.

    Come talk with me about coffee, cats, Manga and Pop Culture!

    "Follow your passion and life will reward you." | "Failure is only the opportunity to begin again." -Uncle Iroh, Avatar: The Last Airbender

    Hunter Rogers

    HUNTER ROGERS

    Role: Library Assistant

    Contact me at: (270) 384-8251 | RogersH2@lindsey.edu

    About Me: I'm from Greensburg, KY, and I have been at Lindsey since 2020. My hobbies include photography, playing video games, listening to music, and streaming shows. I love animals! I have an Associate's Degree in Computer Information Systems from Lindsey.

    Come talk to me about anything and everything!

    "But as for you, you meant evil against me; but God meant it for good, in order to bring it about as it is this day, to save many people alive." -Gen 50:20 (NKJ Version)

    "No matter what happens in life, be good to people. Being good to people is a wonderful legacy to leave behind." -Taylor Swift

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