Welcome to Jessica Menold's page! Mrs. Menold, an Illinois native, moved to Missouri in 2009 to begin work on her Master's Degree at the University of Missouri-Columbia. She started working at FDHS as the library media specialist during the 2012-13 school year after spending 3 years working at the University of Missouri-Columbia. She has a B.A. in secondary education and history with a minor in political science from Augustana College (Rock Island, IL 2009) and an M.A. in library science from the University of Missouri-Columbia (2012). She is passionate about reading, research, and technology and loves sharing all of those things with students and teachers alike. In her spare time, she likes to read, volunteer with her church, and hang out with her husband and beautiful daughter who was born in March 2014.