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Welcome to Westgate's Library


Meet Westgate's Librarian!!

Mr. York was born and raised in Seattle. He joined the Air Force in 1984 and moved to Spokane.  In 1988 he moved to Bitburg, Germany and returned to Spokane in 1992.  He deployed to approximately 15 countries between 1992 and 2006.  In 2006 he moved to Geilenkirchen, Germany for his last assignment with the Air Force.  Mr. York retired in 2008.


Mr. York is married to another Teacher-Librarian!  His wife, Kerri is at Bemiss Elementary in Spokane.  They have been married for 29 years and have two children...and TWO GRANDCHILDREN!!!  Their daughter, Jennifer, is married to Brad and has a nearly 3-year old boy (Easton) and a 4 month old girl (Audrey).  She teaches Spanish at East Valley HS in Yakima.  Their son-in-law is a Special Ed Para.  Their son, Ian, is heading back to college for a degree in IT. Mr. York graduated from Whitworth University in 2012 and Westgate is his first library position. Welcome Mr. York!!!