About the Library Director

Meet Kolleen Taylor, our library director.

Her love of reading spans a great number of subjects.  Some of her favorite titles include:

  • The Word is Flat by Thomas Friedman
  • The Thomas Lynley mystery series by Elizabeth George
  • Sea Hunters by Clive Cussler
  • My Sister's Keeper by Jodi Piccoult
  • Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
  • The Quilter's Series by Jennifer Chiaverini

  for Young Adults and inspired adults:

  • Inkheart and Inkspell by Cornelia Funke
  • Visiting Miss Caples by Elizabeth Kimmel
  • House of Scorpion by Nancy Farmer

Director information

Kolleen joined the library in April 2007, with 6 years library experience and nearly 20 years non-profit management.  Her skills include reference, young adult & adult literature selection, computer maintenance and training, some genealogy research, book club coordination and a diverse reading interest.  She enjoys theatre, and has been involved with community theatre both on stage, behind the scenes and as a director.

She loves to help people, so do not hesitate to ask her opinion of books to read, assistance with research, or problems with computers. 

This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.