This is Mr. Yorke's 14th year working for LCPS and 16th year teaching overall. He taught previously in Howard County, Maryland. This is his sixth year in the library at Heritage. Mr. Yorke has a Bachelor of the Arts degree in English Literature from Lycoming College, located in Williamsport, PA and a Master's in Library Science from The Catholic University of America, located in Washington, D.C.
In addition to being a librarian, Mr. Yorke is the Activities Coordinator and co-sponsors the Pride Reading Club. He is a member of the American Library Association, the American Association of School Librarians, Loudoun Association of School Librarians and the Virginia Association of School Librarians. He serves as the co-secretary of LASL.
In his spare time, he likes to read, cook, bake, run (half marathons), sing, and travel. He's a Disney fanatic! Many students refer to him as "Yorke" or "Yorketown".