Library Staff

Susan Gregurek, Library Director

Susan is the Director of Jarrell Community Library and Resource Center in Jarrell, Texas. Following a career in education and training, Susan joined the Library in 2021 and is committed to expanding library resources, programs, and activities for the rapidly growing and diverse community of Jarrell. 

Ailina Aponte, L4H Mental Wellness Peer Support Specialist

Ailina’s primary responsibility is to develop programs, groups, and meetups that will benefit and fulfill the needs of the Jarrell community.   Coming from a musical, military, and philanthropic background she strives to implement her life experiences within the programs to help patrons with mental health and to provide a sense of community

Sylvia Turner, Front Desk Clerk

Sylvia Turner-White is the Front Desk Clerk at Jarrell Community Library and Resource Center. She worked in Leander School District for 10 years. She is very passionate about helping people in any way she can. In her free time, she likes to attend church and spend as much time with her family as possible.

Donna Oestrick, Program Coordinator/Cataloging/Circulation

Passionate in aiding the library’s hope for the future in providing the resources and needed skills to bring our community together.

Melissa Lane, Volunteer Advisor to Library

Melissa recently retired after serving 25 years in public library service at Gail Borden Public Library in Elgin, Illinois. Drawing on her formal education and professional experience, Melissa provides useful insights and suggestions to the board and the Director.