Mrs. Speigner is a Library Media Specialist (LMS) at Hillcrest High School. Prior to beginning her career as a LMS at Hillcrest in the fall of 2017, Mrs. Speigner taught English for 13 years to grades 9-11 in various schools in Alabama and Louisiana. Mrs. Speigner holds an undergraduate degree in English and history education from Troy University, a graduate degree in English/Language Arts Comprehensive Education from Troy University, and an additional graduate degree in Library and Information Studies from the University of Alabama.
An avid reader, Mrs. Speigner enjoys discussing young adult literature with students in the hopes of helping students find new books that the love to read. This passion for linking teens with engaging reading is what motivated Mrs. Speigner to pursue library certification.
When she is not at school, Mrs. Speigner loves to spend time with her husband Casey and with her sons Troy and Ben. She enjoys reading, traveling, photography, and shopping.