Holly is the Manager of Foundation Relations at Alliance for Justice. She manages the grant application process and relationships with AFJ’s foundation donors. She identifies and pursues additional foundation funders for AFJ’s programs.
She started her career in advertising and marketing working first in New York and then Washington DC with Fortune 500 companies and their lead advertising and media relations agencies. In Washington, she began working in social marketing — through assignments in the anti-tobacco movement in Mississippi and Indiana.
Holly previously lived in Vermont, where she was a grant writer, researcher and advisor to many nonprofits assisting them with their fundraising, strategic planning, communications and board development. She also served as Program Director for the John Merck Fund and the J. Warren and Lois McClure Foundation.
Holly is a graduate of Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service and holds an MBA from the University of Michigan.
Holly serves on the board of Protect Our Wildlife, a wildlife advocacy organization, and works tirelessly to improve the welfare of both wild and domestic animals.