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Dr. Ford Dr. Sylverna Ford, Dean of University Libraries
Phone: (901) 678-2201
Office: McWherter Library: RM 203A

Responsibilities: Provides leadership and vision for the centralized system of libraries that serves the information needs of the students, faculty, and staff of the University and the residents of the region. The dean has administrative responsibility for planning, budgeting, and decision making in support of the programs and services of the University Libraries. She represents the University Libraries on campus, in the community, and on the state and national levels.

Research Interests:Library cooperation, organizational effectiveness, organizational change, program assessment.

Jill Green Jill Green, Administrative Associate
Phone: (901) 678-8219
Office: McWherter Library: RM 203H

Responsibilities: Provides administrative support to the Dean of University Libraries.

Jackson T.J. Jackson, Mail Clerk
Phone: (901) 678-5436
Office: McWherter Library: RM 126B

Responsibilities: Oversees University Libraries shipping, receiving, deliveries, and mail services.

Shanika Jones Shanika Jones, Business Officer II
Phone: (901) 678-2209
Office: McWherter Library: RM 203E

Responsibilities: Oversees the overall budget of the University Libraries as well as specific project related budgets.

Nancy Massey, Personnel Associate
Phone: (901) 678-4484
Office: McWherter Library: RM 203G

Responsibilities: Provides leadership in personnel matters for the University Libraries.

James Singleton, Coordinator of Building Management
Phone: (901) 678-8202
Office: McWherter Library: RM 206

Responsibilities: Supervises the physical maintenance of the McWherter Library building.

Anna Swearengen Anna Swearengen, Community Outreach Associate
Phone: (901) 678-2744
Office: McWherter Library: RM 203F

Responsibilities: Provides administrative assistance to the Friends of the University Libraries, the Associate Dean of University Libraries, the Assistant to the Dean for Community Engagement, and the Administration Office.

Meg Zapletal Buchanan Meg Buchanan, Departmental Support Associate
Phone: (901) 678-4310
Office: McWherter Library: RM 207

Responsibilities: Provides administrative assistance to the various Department Heads and the Administration Office.

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