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Media specialist

Jaynie Lynn O'Dell, American media specialist. Achievements include development of model library accelerated reading program. Recipient Improving Literacy award, Owasso Education Foundation, 2003, Discovery award, 2004, award, 2008. Donor, founding member Folds Honor, Owasso, 2009; donor Northeastern State University Golf Program; Member of American Library Association, American Association School Libraries.

Background

O'Dell, Jaynie Lynn was born on February 1, 1966 in Stilwell, Oklahoma, United States. Daughter of James Byrl Swepaton and Louise Hummingbird Carr.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Northeastern State University, Tahlequah, Oklahoma, 1988. Master of Education, Northeastern State University, Tahlequah, Oklahoma, 1996.

Career

Secondary teacher Kiefer Public Schools, Oklahoma, 1988—1990. Teacher Barnes Elementary, Owasso, 1990—1995. School counselor Middle School, Sixth Grade Center, 1995—2002.

Library media specialist Sixth Grade Center, since 2002. Grief counselor Bailey Elementary School, Owasso, 2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of model library accelerated reading program.

Politics

Churches should continually prioritize and monitor the progress in adequately representing the increasing racial and ethnic diversity of communities in local congregations and entities.

Views

God created humans to be able to innovate and evaluate new forms of living that will encourage development of the fullest potential in individuals.

Membership

Donor, founding member Folds Honor, Owasso, 2009. Donor Northeastern State University Golf Program. Member of American Library Association, American Association School Libraries.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, reading.

Connections

Married Samuel Cloyol O'Dell, June 18, 1988. Children: Haley M., Taylor, Madison.

father:
James Byrl Swepaton

mother:
Louise Hummingbird Carr

spouse:
Samuel Cloyol O'Dell

children:
Taylor O'Dell

Haley M. O'Dell

Madison O'Dell