Meet the Staff

Melissa Gomis Melissa Gomis, M.A. LIS- Library Director, rank of Associate Professor-of-Practice     

Melissa has a M.A. in Library and Information Studies from University of Wisconsin-Madison. Melissa is responsible for the leadership, management, and evaluation of library services. She provides vision for the library's future and teaches information literacy skills to students.

Jayne Germer Jayne Germer, MLS - Learning & e-Resources Librarian, rank of Associate Professor-of-Practice                             

Jayne is a Doane graduate with a Masters in Library Science from Emporia State University. She is responsible for selecting materials for the library collections as well as teaching information skills to students and managing the library's Web pages.

Contact Information:             402.826.8567

Kate Hanley Kate Hanley, MLIS, JD - Online Learning & Student Services Librarian, rank of Assistant Professor-of-Practice                             

Kate has a Master of Library and Information Science from San José State University and a Juris Doctor from the University of California, Davis School of Law. Kate provides research assistance and library instruction to online students as well as on-campus students and faculty. Her entire family works at Doane.

Contact Information:             402.826.8224

Holly Baber Holly Baber - Library Assistant, Cataloger                             

Holly catalogs all materials that become a part of the Perkins Library collection, and manages the reserves. She also provides assistance to any patron or co-worker that may need help in the library. Completing her Bachelor degree at Doane in 2010, all of her children also have attended Doane. Holly enjoys reading and staying busy with family.

Contact Information:;             402.826.8569      

Tammy Roach Tammy Roach - Library Assistant, Interlibrary Loan                             

Tammy has been called a "wizard" at locating those hard-to-find pieces of information. In addition to interlibrary loan, she helps patrons if they need assistance in the library. Tammy enjoys reading, watching movies, and spending time with her family. 

Contact Information:;             402.826.8566      


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