Douglas County Libraries Administration Team
The Douglas County Libraries Administration Team can be reached by calling 303.791.7323
Jamie LaRue, Director
Jamie LaRue has been the director of the Douglas County Libraries since 1990.
A former President of the Colorado Library Association, he has won various awards: Colorado Librarian of the Year in 1998, the Julie J. Boucher Award for Intellectual Freedom in 2000, the Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce's Business Person of the Year in 2003, and the National Council of Teachers of English/Support for the Learning and Teaching of English Intellectual Freedom Award in 2004. He earned his Master of Library and Information Science from the University of Illinois-Urbana.
jlarue @ dclibraries.org
David Farnan, Associate Director of Community Services
David Farnan came to Douglas County Libraries in the fall of 2008. He has a Master of Library and Information Services from Florida State University. At Douglas County Libraries, he oversees Branch Services and Community Relations.
dfarnan @ dclibraries.org
Art Glover, Associate Director of Human Resources
Art Glover has been with the Douglas County Libraries since 2003. He is certified as a "Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR)", an internationally recognized certification in the Human Resources profession. At Douglas County Libraries, Mr. Glover oversees management of the Human Resources and Training Departments. He holds an M. A. in Human Resources from Webster University (Kansas City, MO).
aglover @ dclibraries.org
Rochelle Logan, Associate Director of Support Services
Rochelle Logan has been an Associate Director at Douglas County Libraries (DCL) since 2001. Previously, she worked at the Colorado State Library as Associate Director of the Library Research Service. At Douglas County Libraries, Logan oversees management of Collection Development, Research and Statistics, Technical Services, and The Douglas County History Research Center. She received her graduate degree from the University of Denver Library and Information Sciences program.
rlogan @ dclibraries.org
Monique Sendze, Associate Director of Information Technology
Monique Sendze has worked in information technology management for ten years and joined Douglas County Libraries in the fall of 2009. Previously, she worked as the IT manager at the Johnson County Library in Kansas. She has a B.A in English, a M.Ed. in teacher education and a M.Sc. in management information technology. She has contributed to information technology management articles published in various library publications. At Douglas County Libraries, Ms. Sendze oversees information technology, the contact center, and web and virtual services.
msendze @ dclibraries.org
Karen Gargan, Associate Director of Finance
Karen Gargan joined Douglas County Libraries in 2011 with 18 years of leadership in progressive corporate and operational finance, primarily in the manufacturing and food service distribution industries. At Douglas County Libraries, Ms. Gargan oversees the finance, foundation and facilities functions. She received her undergraduate degree in Finance from Colorado State University.
kgargan @ dclibraries.org