Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Music Education, BME Master of Library/Information Science, MLIS
Mr. Jeff Turner
Mr. Jeff Turner began his career in education 34 years ago in Greenwood South Carolina. He taught English, History, and Gifted/Talented Studies from 1988-1997. In 1997 he became librarian at Southside Middle School in Greenwood, South Carolina. In 2002, he accepted a librarian position in HISD and moved to Houston where he has been a high school librarian for the past 19 years. In addition to being the full-time librarian here at PVA, he is also the yearbook adviser and the sponsor of the HSPVA student-led newspaper, paper*.
Mr. Turner grew up in small town South Carolina and graduated from Ninety Six High School in Ninety Six, SC. Believe it or not it's a real place! He received his Bachelor of Music Education from Lander College and his Master's in Library and Information Science from the University of South Carolina.
In his free time, he enjoys spending time with friends and family, photography, being with his dog, Hazel, the world’s cutest Chinese Crested, (ask him for pictures!) and traveling the world when we are not in a global pandemic.
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