Meet our Media Center Team!
Technology Grades K-5
Amy Carlino starts her first year at St. Benedict Prep as the Technology teacher for grades K-5. She was previously a Learning Assistant at the British International School of Chicago for the past two years. She attended Northern Illinois University and graduated in 2013 with a degree in Elementary Education. She was brought up in a Catholic family and received a Catholic education through grade school. She looks forward to passing on the values and lessons that she experienced through her education. In her free time she loves to travel and spend time with family and friends.
Library Grades K-12
Mrs. Lisa Wiederkehr has worked for the Archdiocese of Chicago for the last 11 years as the librarian at St. Matthias School. Before that, she was a librarian for CPL at Sulzer Regional Library. She has an undergraduate degree in Political Science from St. Joseph's College and a Masters degree in Library and Information Science from Dominican University. She loves to spend her free time with her husband, her daughter, who is a sophomore here at St. Benedict, and her two kitties, Dipper and Mabel. She is a huge fan of the Chicago Blackhawks, enjoys traveling and being outdoors, and of course, loves to read! Her favorite book series is the Harry Potter series, but she also loves books by Roald Dahl and Jane Austin! When not at work, she likes to browse Pinterest, librarian journals, and blogs looking for new ways to get kids excited about books and reading!! She feels blessed to get to spend her days surrounded by books!