Shay is a librarian living in a blustery place. AKA Oklahoma.

By day, she manages a small cataloging department at an academic library in the Oklahoma City area. Her hobbies and interests include practicing yoga, enjoying music, catching local bands, animal welfare, enjoying art, visiting museums, writing Yelp reviews, taking road trips and all while nursing an amateur photography habit. If you hear mention of ‘Dite, don’t worry, that’s not her imaginary friend–it’s her beloved calico cat Aphrodite. #catlady


Shay would love if you checked out Nerdy Girls OKC (, the founding chapter of the fledgling national non-profit Nerdy Girls (  She is an organizer for the OKC chapter as well as a member of the Board of Directors for the national non-profit.



Favorite thing to eat: Cheese pizza


Favorite Spice: Rosemary, sage


Favorite Dessert: Chocolate Raspberry Truffle Cake


Favorite Drink: Ginger ale, gin ‘n tonic, Diet Dr Pepper


Favorite Place to Eat: The Mule in Oklahoma City


Favorite Place to Travel: Topsail Island, Las Vegas, Dallas


Favorite Motto: “Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.”–Francis of Assisi