Kaitlyn Hodges has been working at the State Library since October 2014. Since then, she has enrolled in the Master of Library and Information Science program at the University of South Carolina. Along with the degree she is seeking, she has a Master’s degree in Southern Studies (2013) from the University of Mississippi and a Bachelor’s in Political Science (2011) from Presbyterian College. She also completed the Associate Public Manager program in 2015. Prior to joining the State Library, she worked as a Job Readiness Coordinator at the South Carolina Commission for the Blind. Consequently, Kaitlyn is very passionate providing services to the blind and visually impaired community and working toward library inclusivity and equity of access.