Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Kelli Tinney

Ms. Tinney is the librarian at Joseph J. Davies Elementary School. She is a lifelong resident of St. Bernard Parish and enjoys working in the public school system. Ms. Tinney obtained a bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from the University of New Orleans in 2013 and her Library certification from Northwestern State University in 2022. She taught 3rd grade for 7 1/2 years and 4th grade for a year. She is super excited about starting her first year as the librarian. 
When Ms. Tinney isn’t teaching, she enjoys spending time with her family and planning her next family vacation to Disney World. 
Two quotes that Ms. Tinney strongly believes in comes from the famous words of Walt Disney, "It is kind of fun to do the impossible" and “If you can dream it, you can do it”. She strives to instill this in her students daily.