Mattie Close-Davis, a Bozeman native, has lived in Montana since birth, and is now raising her two children in her hometown. Currently pursuing a nursing degree at MSU, Mattie has a long history of volunteerism in the Valley. One of the initial members of the Bozeman Youth Initiative, she was part of the group instrumental in the creation of the BOB (Bozone Ozone) School Bus, currently run through Gallatin Valley Farm to Schools. Mattie has joined the Board to support the expansion process, with an emphasis on teacher support, parent outreach, and community involvement. In her spare time, Mattie enjoys spending time with family, cooking, baking, cross-country skiing, and shooting her bow.