Lauri J. Vaughan is the Upper School Campus librarian at the Harker School in San Jose, California. She is a member of AASL and is currently serving on the YALSA Writing Award Jury. She was awarded the Bay Area Independent School Librarians’ Founders Award for 2015. She regularly publishes book reviews in VOYA (Voice of Youth Advocates). Lauri is also the past President of the Bay Area Independent School Librarians.