Check Out Our Staff


We hope you enjoy this chance to get better acquainted with members of our staff.

Staff Employee for May 2017 - Connie Fordham

Photo of Connie Fordham

Department: Cataloging Dept.

What do you like most about working in the Cornette Library? The wonderful staff

What is your favorite book(s)/author? J. R. R. Tolkien's

What is your favorite local attraction? Palo Duro Canyon State Park

Hobbies: Gardening, Bird watching, Camping & Hiking

Rules to live by: Principles laid down in the Bible & the Ten Commandments

You might be surprised to know that:

  • I was a bird taxidermist for the Texas Tech Museum while an undergraduate at Texas Tech University
  • I am finally part of the Grandparents Club with the recent arrival of grandson Dillon.
  • I enjoy travelling abroad vicariously thru my 3 children who have spent time in Mexico, South America, Africa, Europe, Malaysia, France, Spain, and Italy.

Student Employee for May 2017 - Jasmine Montoya

Department: Circulation

What is your major? Psychology

What do you like most about working in the Cornette Library? all the amazing people I work with!

What is your favorite book(s)/author? The Mortal Instruments series by Cassandra Clare

What is your favorite local attraction? Palo Duro Canyon

What is your hobby? Drawing or writing

Rules to live by? Regret is an awful feeling; don't be afraid to go for what makes you happy.

You might be surprised to know that I: can recite the alphabet backwards.

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Any questions? Ask a Librarian, or call us at 806/651-2215.