Jessica Anne Bratt brings a high level of passion and enthusiasm to her job as Youth Services Manager at the Grand Rapids Public Library. During her first years as a librarian, she began the DigiBridge partnership between Grand Rapids Public Schools and the Library, which resulted in her being named a Library Journal Mover and Shaker. Currently, she is on the Board of Directors for the Michigan Library Association, and serves on ALA’s Coretta Scott King Book Award Jury Committee. She has also written book reviews for both School Library Journal and Booklist. She has presented at national conferences on multiple topics and is now engaged in a new adventure: motherhood.