Degrees and Certifications:
University of South Alabama
Ms. Kathy Hoffman
Welcome to the Library. I'm so happy to be starting my 11th year at Donald. It is an awesome place to learn and grow. I didn't have a love for reading until I got older but once I learned I could go anywhere I was "hooked on books." If I do nothing else I hope that I can inspire a love of reading into each and every child that I touch.
I grew up in Mississippi and went to college in Alabama. I moved to Texas in 1992 and started teaching 3rd grade in San Antonio. I only lived there for a year before coming to Dallas and getting married, I then taught 3rd grade in Irving for 3 years. In 1996 I had my one and only child, Ross, and stayed home with him for 2 years. During this time I got my librarian certification and haven't looked back. Best decision I ever made. I taught at Camey Elementary in The Colony for 15 years. I'm now an empty nester as my son is a private pilot and owns a Drone business here in Dallas. I live in Flower Mound with my sweet pet pig, Tallulah!
When I am not at school, you can find me with friends, reading or on any body of water. I really think I must have been a mermaid at one point! I love to travel and hope to take one big trip a year. In 2022 I went to Belize and it was the most amazing thing ever!!