Tracy McConnell, Library Manager
Tracy specialized in Children & Teen Programs & Services before she was promoted to manager. Her favorite event at the library is the annual Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration. Tracy is a member of Soroptimist International of Parker and enjoys volunteering in the community. Tracy has 3 sons and a husband who keep her busy on the weekends. Tracy loves to paint, sing, dance, laugh & of course read whenever possible.
Catch Tracy reading:
Harry Potter by R.K. Rowling, anything by James Patterson, Sarah J. Maas and hot and steamy romances!
Fenix Markel, Children & Teen Services
A Parker native with a passion for early childhood literacy. She is a true bibliophile & hopes that one day her baby boy follows in her footsteps. When she's not in the library or listening to a good book she enjoys spending time with her family, binging Law & Order SVU reruns, & hiking anywhere the sun is shining.
Catch Fenix reading:
A Court of Thorns and Roses series by Sarah J. Maas, Harry Potter books by J.K. Rowling, anything by Lauren DeStefano, The Wicked Villans series by Katee Robert, & Brother's Grimm Fairytales
Lillian Perez, Community Outreach Technician
Lilly teaches basic computer skills, helps with job searching, and specializes in job interview prep. She is a senior at NAU, studying public health. In her spare time you can find her in the gym, riding horses, or at the beautiful Colorado River.
Catch Lilly reading:
The Longest Ride, the Harry Potter series, N/F Political Science, and anything on recent history!
Alexandria Diaz, Library Aide
Born and raised in Parker, Arizona, Alexandria spent a lot of time as a child coming to the Parker Public Library or meeting Ruthie and the Bookmobile in Poston with her Abuelita. She is proud to now be serving as a library aide and loves every minute of it! When not at the library, she has three beautiful children who join her in adventures enjoying the river, looking for rocks to add to our collection, exploring the desert, or doing some kind of craft with them. However, our favorite adventure is our bedtime stories! You can always catch Alexandria with a book (or two!) in her purse or listening to an audiobook through her hearing aids.
Catch Alexandria reading:
Murder Mysteries, leadership and self-help books, as well as anything history!
Robert Marlow, Volunteer Extraordinaire
With a love for volunteering & library work, Robert has spent the past 6 years volunteering at the library. He enjoys spending his time here because he loves helping others & hanging out with the staff. When he's not in the library, he likes to spend time outdoors while fishing, birdwatching, BBQing with family, & capturing photos of the beautiful Arizona sunrise & sunset.
Catch Robert reading:
NASCAR History books as well as hunting and fishing magazines