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Meet Our Librarian Coaches & Staff: Libraries Staff

Meet Our Librarian Coaches

What Do Librarian Coaches Do?

Librarian coaches focus on the overall well-being and success of our students---ensuring they have they tools they need, immediate support and comfortable spaces available for maximum learning.  Learn more about what our librarian coaches can do for you.

Why a Librarian Coach?

Librarians in the Information Age

Dean, Libraries & Academic Support Services

Student Achievement Center Manager

Carolyn ShafferCarolyn Shaffer MS, M.L.I.S.
Student Achievement Center, Manager

Certified, Supplemental Instruction

Truax Library Staff

Dana Ryals staff photoDana Ryals, M.L.I.S.
(608) 246-6649

User Services Librarian
Personal Academic Librarian (PAL)


erika staff photoErika Linzner, MA-LIS
(608) 246-6659
User Support and Academic Technology Librarian
Personal Academic Librarian (PAL)
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James Castrillo staff photoJames Castrillo, MA-LIS
(608) 243-4209
Collection Development Librarian
Personal Academic Librarian (PAL)



Jennifer Kasch staff photoJennifer Kasch, MA-LIS
(608) 243-4768
Digital Content and Academic Technology Librarian
Personal Academic Librarian (PAL)

S.T.E.M. Support

Lisa Mueller Staff PhotoLisa Mueller
(608) 243-4656
Libraries & Academic Support Services
Department Specialist


Mark Perkins staff photoMark Perkins, MA-LIS
(608) 246-6923
Creative & Digital Learning Librarian
Personal Academic Librarian (PAL) 
Gamification Apprentice, Level I


Matthew Coan staff photoMatthew Coan, MA-LIS
(608) 246-6639
Learning Strategies & Curriculum Librarian
Personal Academic Librarian (PAL)


Rachel Becker staff photoRachel Becker, MA-LIS
(608) 243-4318
Copyright, OER & Emerging Technologies Librarian
Personal Academic Librarian (PAL)
SPARC Fellow 2021-22

                                Certified Paralegal / CopyrightX,Harvard

Rachel Carroll staff photoRachel Carroll, MA-LIS
(608) 243-4385
Reference, Instruction & Knowledge Base Librarian
Personal Academic Librarian (PAL)


Renee Anhalt Staff PhotoRenee Anhalt, MA-LIS
(608) 246-6927
Health Programs & Electronic Collections Management
Personal Academic Librarian (PAL)


Metro and Regional Library Staff

Fort & Watertown Libraries &
Student Achievement Centers

Autumn Hall-Tun Staff PhotoAutumn Hall-Tun, MA-LIS
(920) 568-7241 [Fort]
(920) 206-8009 [Watertown]
Regional Partnerships Librarian
Personal Academic Librarian (PAL)
                                Golden Apple Award Winner 2019

​Portage and Reedsburg Library &
Student Achievement Center


Justin Cornille, MA-LIS
(608) 524-7748 (library)
Regional Partnerships Librarian


South Library &
Student Achievement Center

Brandon Whisenhunt, MA
(608) 243-4895
Libraries & Academic Support Partner
Metro Campuses
Personal Academic Librarian (PAL)
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Mark L staff photoMark Luetkehoelter, MA-LIS
(608) 246-6638
Metro Campuses Librarian
Personal Academic Librarian (PAL), Coordinator



Rachel Carroll staff photoRachel Carroll, MA-LIS
(608) 243-4385

Reference, Instruction & Knowledge Base Librarian
Personal Academic Librarian (PAL)