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Mrs. Bowlin

Kristan Bowlin
(913) 624-2011


About Mrs. Bowlin:

Mrs. Bowlin is celebrating her 2nd year at BVSW.  Prior to joining us, she lived in Springfield, MO, where she taught high school Spanish and she was a Youth Services Associate with the Springfield-Greene County Library District. 

When not at school, Kristan loves spending time with her husband, Adam, and two young children, Evelyn and Finn.  Her hobbies include reading (especially YA fantasy), playing games, binge-watching TV shows on Hulu, and being a huge Harry Potter geek.


Mrs. Haney

Teresa Haney
‚ÄčLibrary Paraprofessional

(913) 624-2011

About Mrs. Haney:
Mrs. Haney loves all animals, both domestic and wild. She supports Operation Wildlife.  She rescues injured wildlife and enjoys catching and releasing spiders. She is married to Gary Haney and is blessed with a daughter, Sara-Ann and son-in-law, Mo.  Mrs. Haney was a classroom para before coming to the library.


Mrs. Chopp

Liz Chopp

(913) 624-2011


About Mrs. Chopp:
This is Mrs. Chopp's 7th year in the BVSW Library.  Previously, her teaching background is in Social Studies and ELA.  When Mrs. Chopp's not at school she is cooking and spending time with her friends and family, especially her children Stella and Leo.  She also enjoys reading, exercising, traveling, puzzles, and board games.


Mrs. Hill



  Julie Hill

  Library Paraprofessional

  (913) 624-2011




About Mrs. Hill:

Mrs. Hill enjoys spending time with her husband and their two daughters, a high-maintenance cat, and her cantankerous pet turtle.  She loves reading historical fiction and a wide range of periodicals, doing large jigsaw puzzles, and trying new recipes.  Prior to coming to the library, Mrs. Hill was a classroom para at BVSW.