Mr. Soveouth Tith (aka Mr. T) is a Library/Media Aide at McKinley Elementary School. He has been the school’s librarian since 2013. He was born in Bronx, NY but was raised in San Jose. He attended Franklin-McKinley School District as a youth at Franklin Elementary School from Kindergarten to 6th Grade and formerly known as J.W. Fair (currently named Bridges Academy) from 7th to 8th Grade. He came from a low-income immigrant family of six siblings and two loving parents who preached hard-work and education to their children in which he obtained a Bachelor’s Degree at San Jose State University. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing and watching sports, traveling to new places, attending local events and festivals, and working with people.
“I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.” - Michael Jordan