New Madrid Elementary is blessed to have such a wonderful librarian. Mrs. Coppage has been the Library Media Specialist at New Madrid Elementary for 17 years as well as Matthews Elementary for 6 years. She taught 6th grade at the New Madrid Middle prior to taking over the library program. Mrs. Coppage is married to Tim Coppage (37.5 years) and has 3 children, 2 daughter-in-laws, and 2 granddaughters. In her spare time, Mrs. Coppage loves to read and tend to her many animals (6 dogs, 1 cat, and 2 horses) while spending as many hours as possible at home or the lake. Mrs. Coppage has been active in the local CTA serving as building representative, vice president, reporter, and membership chairman throughout her tenure. She also served on the MSTA Southeast District Board for four years as the president, vice president, president elect, and past president.