Ms. Keisha Parris is the Director of Digital Library and Learning Commons at Clinton College located in Rock Hill, SC. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Saint Augustine's University and a master’s degree in Library Science with a concentration in Academic Library from North Carolina Central University.
Prior to joining the Clinton College team, Ms. Parris served as the Educational Technology Librarian at Johnson C. Smith University for almost five years.
As the Director of Digital Library and Learning Commons, her primary focus is to ensure adequate resources and services are available in print and electronic format to support Clinton College’s curriculum, research and leisure information needs. Ms. Parris is also charged with facilitating quality library services online and in-person. Some of her duties include establishing and maintaining learning communities on campus and online and facilitating collaborative initiatives with academic and support units across campus that fosters best practices in teaching and learning.
In her spare time, she enjoys playing volleyball, catching up on current events and television series, and the occasional adventure.
Ms. Willette Hudson is the Library Specialist at Clinton College located in Rock Hill, SC. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Sociology from Voorhees University and a Master’s degree in Human Services Counseling with a specialization in Crisis Response and Trauma from Liberty University.
Ms. Hudson worked at York County Public Library as a Library Specialist for 8 years. She also served as a Drug Court Counselor for Chester County prior to joining Clinton College team. Ms. Hudson is proficient in collaborating with relevant interdisciplinary teams, committees, and utilizing community resources.
As the Library Specialist, her main focus is to promote a positive learning environment for students, faculty, and staff. Ms. Hudson is devoted to providing exceptional resources and assistance to help students navigate research, writing, and career goals as they matriculate at Clinton College.
In her leisure time, Ms. Hudson enjoys reading, singing, writing, community involvement, and cultural events.