Meet the Staff

Director of Library Services 

Rachel Dick-Hughes


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Public Services Coordinator

Laura Henderson

Exam Invigilation.  Online Memberships & Renewals.  Volunteering.  Reports. Statistics.  


Laura enjoys gardening, camping, and reading in the sunshine. 

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Visiting Library Service

Léa Jensen


Léa enjoys reading, sewing, family, and walking. 

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Strathmore & Area Adult Inclusive Learning

Tammy L. Nischuk

Literacy Service Coordinator


Adult literacy courses and coaching. 

Tammy is passionate about life-long learning, nature photography and loves inspiring others through the art of public speaking. 

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Rhonda Rhys-Doering

Literacy Service Coordinator


Adult literacy courses, programs, and coaching.

Rhonda enjoys spending time with friends and family, doing yoga, gardening, and DIY projects. She especially enjoys curing up with her two cats while reading a good book or napping!

Interlibrary Loan Department


Marion Purwins

Marion enjoys sunny days, tinkering, sewing, reading, and exploring outdoor with the big dogs. 

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Catherine Taylor

Catherine enjoys travelling, reading, hiking, and spending time with her family. 

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Alexandra Keeling

Alexandra runs the Winging It programs at the library. 

Alexandra enjoys reading, dance, acting, theatre, film, costumes and make up, and always researching and learning about interesting topics! 

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Programming Staff


Leonor Ortega

Leonor has a passion for learning and teaching. Enjoys reading, traveling, gardening, dancing and spending time with family and friends.

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Brandi Hayman

Brandi enjoys reading, watching movies, spending time with her kids, family, and friends, and gardening. 

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Library Clerks

Ilke Schwartz

Ilke loves her dogs, spending time with family and friends, sewing, crafts, knitting, crocheting, gardening, camping, reading, and a good comedy! 

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Technology tutoring & SAIL Coaching

Nathalie enjoys reading, bike riding, travelling, camping, being outdoors, history, and taking naps with her cat, Roo! 

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Jennifer Stark

Book Buddies & Busy People Book Club. 

Jennifer enjoys spending time with family, reading, puzzles, children's literacy, and drinking coffee. 

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Carmen Marcouiller

Carmen enjoys walking, travelling, volunteers, cooking, and baking. 


Ashley loves spending time with her family, doing outdoor activities, and practicing yoga. She also enjoys reading about psychology and true crime.

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