Degrees and Certifications:
B.A. in Humanities and English Minor, Brigham Young University M.S. in Library Science, Texas Woman's University
Mrs. Lexie Austin
Mrs. Austin was born and raised in Huntsville. She has been working in local libraries for the past 22 years. After graduating from Brigham Young University with a B. A. in the Humanities and an English minor, she came back to Huntsville...and back Huntsville libraries! She has worked as a Youth Services Librarian, an Outreach Librarian, and the Head of the Youth Services Department of the Huntsville Public Library. While working full time, she got her Masters Degree in Library Science from Texas Woman's University. After 10 years at the Huntsville Madison County Public Library, she decided to jump into the world of school libraries. She was a Librarian/Media Specialist at Monrovia Middle School for the past 6 years. Now Mrs. Austin is so excited to bring her love of reading to the Owens Cross Roads family!
Mrs. Austin enjoys spending time with her husband, teenage son, her big yellow labrador retriever (named Captain Kirk) and fluffy black cat (named Bellatrix LeStrange). She is a HUGE Harry Potter fan and is a proud Ravenclaw. In her free time she enjoys creating art, baking, writing, listening to music, and of course READING!!!
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