Valerie Vierk

Secretary

Office: COPH 120   |    Phone: (308) 865-8505   |    Email: vierkv@unk.edu

Valerie Vierk

Biography

Valerie Vierk began employment at UNK in 1984. She was a student from 1969-1971 and upon returning in 1984 she resumed her coursework on a part-time basis. Valerie has worked for four departments at UNK and joined Geography as a half time secretary in July 2003. She is a member and past treasurer of the Nebraska Writer Guild and enjoys writing fiction and non-fiction. She now serves as president of Hollyjean's Hope Cat Spaying of Ravenna, Nebraska. She is also a member of Bluebirds Across Nebraska and serves as Buffalo County Coordinator for this project, providing nesting boxes for the bluebirds. Valerie is a native Nebraskan who enjoys capturing the beauties of nature with her camera.

Education

B.A., English, University of Nebraska at Kearney, 1996 Minor: History

Staff Appointments

2003-present Secretary, Department of Sociology, Geography, and Earth Sciences, University of Nebraska at Kearney