Natasha Kolbet-SimpsonLibrary Services Associate
A.A.S., Southwestern Illinois College (Paralegal Studies for Legal Assistants)
B.S., Southern Illinois University-Carbondale (Paralegal Studies)
In her role as a library services associate, Natasha Kolbet’s primary responsibility is to assist patrons with any needs they have while visiting the library. She enjoys connecting patrons with the resources they are looking for and strives to provide service that exceeds expectations. Natasha also supervises the day-to-day operations of the library Friday through Sunday and spearheads programs in the library’s makerspace, the Sandbox.
Natasha is married to her college sweetheart, JJ Simpson (Information Technology Services), and the couple has five children. Natasha and her family enjoy cheering on the Green Knights at football, hockey, volleyball and basketball games. In Natasha’s spare time she volunteers with the PTO and other activities at Hemlock Creek Elementary. She also recently become a leader for her daughter’s Girl Scout Troop.