Charlotte Mecklenburg Library
Jasmine McNeil currently attends North Carolina Central University where she will be graduating with her Master's in Library Science Degree, in the Summer of 2021. Currently she maintains a cumulative GPA of 4.0. She received her Bachelor's degree in Psychology, with a civic minor in Urban Youth and Communities from UNC Charlotte in 2014.
She currently works as an Outreach Coordinator at the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, where she spearheads and coordinates several programs and initiatives. She also is responsible for training other library staff on systemwide initiatives, and leads systemwide teams. Some include but are not limited to: Reading in Color, Black Lives Matter Program, and Bridging the Gap.
In 2020, the program that she created and developed, Reading in Color, received the Mayor's Mentoring Alliance Award for Best Mentoring Collaboration.
Jasmine previously founded a nonprofit organization that focused on teen domestic violence prevention education, and has a passion for service, workforce development, equity, and diversity in literacy. She specializes in providing workshops that highlight the importance of diversity in literacy for children.
Additionally, Jasmine works on digital literacy projects from video editing, web design, flyers, and simple logos.
In Depth Interview with Spectrum News
Jasmine McNeil interviews with Spectrum's Claudine about the Black Lives Matter Program Initiative at the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library.