Houston Graduate School of Theology

Jan Kennard

Jan Kennard

Houston Graduate School of Theology

Director of Library Services

MLS, University of North Texas


About Mrs. Kennard

Jan is the Director of Library Services at HGST. Previously, she served as a librarian at Crichton College, Wheaton College, and most recently at Lee University. She has also worked as a reference librarian at the Crystal Lake Public Library in the Chicago suburbs.

She is a graduate of Miami University (B.S.) and University of North Texas (M.L.S.). Her special area of interest is working with databases and teaching library research skills.

She enjoys spending time with her husband, Doug, and their two sons, Peter and Nathan. Their Chocolate Lab, Woody, completes the family. She loves to cook, garden, read, travel, take walks, do various kinds of needlework, and imagine living in a snowy climate.

Courses Taught

RE 500: Research, Writing, and Theological Learning

Publications & Presentations

Contributed two chapters to The Librarian’s Manual, a text for beginning librarians in developing countries.

Contact Information

Email: jkennard@hgst.edu

Phone: 713-942-9505 ext. 100