Category Archives: Meet New Employees

Emily Lawson, Clinical Informationist/Coordinator of User Outreach, Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library

Emily Lawson is the new clinical informationist and coordinator of user outreach in the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library. Before taking this position, Emily was across the street at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, where she worked for 14 years as a medical librarian. She also spent three years as a contractor for the CDC. Her […]

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Nick Twemlow, Poetry and Digital Humanities Visiting Librarian, Rose Library

Nick Twemlow is the Rose Library’s new poetry and digital humanities visiting librarian. Before coming to Atlanta, he taught creative writing and film for six years at Coe College in Cedar Rapids, IA. He also taught the senior capstone course which included playwrights, novelists, and poets. He also worked as a publicist for the local […]

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Alex Jenkins, Communications Technician I, Field Services

Alex Jenkins is the newest communications technician to join Field Services. He brings a wealth of experience to the team, having spent the past 14 years as a telecom technician at Georgia Electric. Before then he worked as a technician at Covad Communication. Alex is a native of Charleston, SC. When he’s not working, Alex […]

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Scott Blochberger, Auxiliary Manager, Field Services

Scott Blochberger is the new manager of field service auxiliary. Prior to his work with Emory, Scott worked for eleven years as a supervisor of quality assurance at Charter Communications. He also spent ten years at Bell South with his final role as a manager of field engineering. Born in San Diego, Scott received a […]

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Casey Cooksey, Warehouse Specialist II, Field Services

Casey Cooksey is the new warehouse specialist at the 1762 building. Casey spent the last ten years as a materials handler II in the procurement area of Emory’s Campus Services division. He also had previous warehouse experience before starting his Emory career. Born in Covington, GA, Casey went to high school at Rockdale in Conyers. […]

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Torrance Gordon, Senior Network Engineer, Network Engineering

Torrance Gordon is a new senior network engineer on the Network Monitoring and Tools team. Prior to his Emory work, Torrance spent five years as a chief automations engineer at HP|DXC Technology. He also spent three years as a network applications engineer at SunTrust Bank. Torrance also previously worked at Emory as an operating systems […]

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Jerrell Nixon, Communications Specialist I, Field Services

Jerrell (pronounced jeh-RELL) Nixon is the newest communications specialist in Field Services. He previously worked for over two years as a data center technician II in the HP|DXE data center in Alpharetta, GA. He also spent two years as a field engineer at Activo in Atlanta. He was also a game technician at Dave and […]

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