Meet Our Staff

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Jennifer

Expert on:
 Children's Classics (Narnia, Secret Garden, A Wrinkle in Time, The Borrowers)
Favorite Book:  Little House on the Prairie series. I always loved the simple pleasures described...like getting a penny candy stick at the general store! 
When I’m not working I’m usually: Reading! I like baking too!  
Fun Fact:  I once jumped out of an airplane from14,500 feet up. With a parachute of course! 
Favorite ice cream flavor:  Rocky Road






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Jenny
Expert on: Teen resources and Graphic Novels
Favorite Book(s): Graphic Memoirs like Hey Kiddo by Jarrett J. Krosoczka, El Deafo by Cece Bell, Guts by Reina Telgemeier, or the March series about John Lewis
When I’m not working I'm usually: Running, Biking, Swimming, or at a yoga class
Fun Fact: I have swum from Alcatraz to San Francisco
Favorite ice cream flavor: Coffee






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Kathy

Expert on: Middle reader chapter books, audiobooks
Favorite Book: Charlotte’s Web
When I’m not working I’m usually: enjoying nature, reading, cooking or spending time with my family
Fun Fact: After reading Anne of Green Gables with my daughters, we went on a family trip to Prince Edward Island to check out the setting for that book!
Favorite ice cream flavor: Peppermint or Peach





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Kelly:

Expert on: Picture books, Disneyland and Unicorns 
Favorite Book(s): Ramona series 
When I’m not working, I'm usually: Watching Netflix , doing jigsaw puzzles and spending time with my family
Fun Fact: Growing up, my Grandparents had a farm with 13 horses, 3 cows, and lots of chickens. I spent my summers riding horses and collecting eggs. ( I didn't do much with the cows)
Favorite ice cream flavor: Cookies & Cream and Neopolitan