The Board


        Danette Long, President                                     Dean Kenning Arlitsch, PhD, Treasurer, ex officio

Additional Board Members



Joyla Davis

Cece Harris

Cece Harris joins the Friends of the MSU Library after calling Bozeman home for the last 12 years. Currently Cece works in Client Experience at Wisetail, an industry-leading learning management system based here in Bozeman. She formerly worked at the Blackstone LaunchPad at MSU.  A graduate with honors of Montana State University with a degree in community health,  Cece has a background in hospitality, event planning, marketing and communications.  She attended graduate school at the University of Utah where she was published in the health promotion field. Active in community service, Cece has served as the Corporate Sponsorship Coordinator for TEDxBozeman for three years.  TEDxBozeman has been recognized as one of the top three independent TEDx events in the word. In addition to her work on the board for the Friends, Cece also serves on the board for BridgerCare. She has volunteered for many local organizations and events including Hatch and Code Montana. Cece likes to read, travel, cook, and hike with her Yorkie, Vito.

Pat Ingraham

Liz Miller

Amanda Schultz

Taylor Schultz

Taylor Schultz moved to Bozeman in 2005. She enjoys working as a staff member for the MSU Library in the Learning and Research Services department, focusing on technology support. Taylor began volunteering for her local libraries in middle school and is proud to volunteer as a board member for the Friends of the MSU Library to focus on maintaining a dynamic, engaging environment for library users. Taylor earned her Master of Arts degree in English from Montana State University and lives in Bozeman with her family

Jan Zauha 

Student Representative

Position Vacant


Advisory Board Members

Michaela Bader, Staff Liaison

Michaela Bader joins the MSU Library after working as the Director of Advancement at Montessori School of Evergreen in Colorado. She and her husband relocated to Bozeman in December of 2015. In her role at the Library, Michaela serves as the Staff Liaison to the Friends of the MSU Library Board. She is involved with library events, promotions, and communications. Michaela has a background in event coordination, fundraising, and marketing. Michaela attended Gonzaga University, graduating Magna Cum Laude with a degree in business administration, concentrations in marketing and human resources. Michaela enjoys spending time outdoors with her family and friends.

Jane Howard, Liaison to MSU Alumni Foundation