Jill Howell is the librarian at Prairie Trail Elementary in Lewisville ISD. She works with students and teachers connecting the school community through books and technology.
As an elementary school librarian, she is a person on campus who interacts with every student in every class on a weekly - and for many, daily - basis. Her hours are spent cultivating connections with nearly 800 students. Her aim is to instill an understanding of the value of literacy and create an environment where students and teachers can come together to learn and grow.
Jill has worked as a 3rd and 4th grade teacher before becoming a librarian. She works on building a culture of literary and lifelong learning.
Jill holds a M.S. in library science from Texas Woman’s University, a B.S. in history from Texas Woman’s University, and a B.A. in film from the University of North Texas.