Holly's background is in child and family education, with a special concern for supporting families in healthy and happy child development. Of special interest to Holly is using movement and exercise to stimulate not only healthy bodies, but healthy minds. She currently works in a school readiness program.
Holly has also been a home-schooling mom, a foster parent, a volunteer in an orphanage in Guatemala, and a peace-builder in Cambodia, where she was part of the program development for a family violence reduction program.
Some of the research that Holly participated in while in Cambodia is available online: