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 three grandchildren: Rhett, Walker, 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.