Over the past thirteen years, Montana has enjoyed a variety of higher education experiences in both teaching and administrative roles. She has taught Interdisciplinary Studies (Freshmen Seminar), Public Speaking, Interpersonal Communication, and Introduction to Leadership Skills. Her administrative background includes positions in Disability Services, Educational Talent Search, and Program Coordination. For three years, Montana was a core fellow selected to develop and lead cross-curriculum freshmen courses. Outside of education, she has an array of experiences including foster care, social work, and guiding middle school students.