Staff Directory

Matt Pappathan, Library Director

Matt is responsible for the overall administration of the Union Institute & University Library.  In addition to his managerial duties, he is also the primary collection development officer for the library.  He has a B.A. in Modern European History from Bowdoin College and an M.L.I.S. from Simmons College.

matthew.pappathan@myunion.edu l 802-246-5946


Picture of Katy Tucker Katy Tucker, Technical Services & Electronic Resources Librarian

Katy is responsible for managing the library’s growing collection of electronic resources. She also catalogs the library’s holdings and provides research and interlibrary loan services. She has a B.A. in Women’s and Gender Studies from the University of South Carolina and an M.L.I.S. from the University of South Carolina.

katy.tucker@myunion.edu l 513-487-1210


Susan Whitehead photoSusan Whitehead, Reference Librarian

Susan is responsible for reference and research instruction.  She also helps maintain the library tutorials and website.  She has a B.A. in Legal Studies from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and an M.L.S. from Southern Connecticut State University.

susan.whitehead@myunion.edu l 802-246-5943