Julie Jorgensen, Library Director

Julie began working at the library in 1998 assisting with summer reading before becoming Assistant Librarian. Julie has been Director since 2012 and has her Level I Public Librarian Certification from the Nebraska Library Commission. She is a lifelong resident of Waterloo and lives in the country with her husband Dana where they raised their three children: Käj, Dane and Hanna. Julie enjoys spending time with family and  loves anytime she can spend with her four grandchildren: Rhett, Walker, Silas, and Daisy.

Shelby Janke, Assistant Librarian

Shelby is the newest addition to our team as Assistant Librarian. She’s a graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and is working on her Masters in Library & Information Science degree through the University of Missouri. Shelby enjoys reading, meeting with her book club, taking walks in her neighborhood, and spending time at home with her two cats, Minou and Troy.