- Professor, Reading Room Coordinator / Visual Resources Librarian
- 206 Kentucky Building
Ms. Richey serves as the Reading Room Coordinator and Visual Resources Librarian for the Department of Library Special Collections. A native of Mt. Hermon, Richey has been a faculty member at WKU since July 2008. She is a graduate of the University of Kentucky and WKU where she received degrees in Information Science and Southern History. Richey has served on various historical boards, including Janice Holt Giles Society, Morrison Park Camp Meeting Site Restoration Board and the Daughters of the American Revolution, and has authored two local history books in the Images of America book series published by Arcadia Press. She is responsible for collection development for the Kentucky Library for Genealogy and Local History, and for providing research assistance and library research instruction to individuals and classes; and actively seeks materials to continue to build the unique image collections of the Department.