Holly comes from a strong business and human resources background, having owned, operated, and sold two small businesses; one retail and one food service. She also worked as a small business counselor with two Small Business Development Centers and an SBA lender for several years. In 2007, Holly received her MA in Psychology with a focus on Organization Development. She worked in Human Resources at Ukiah Natural Foods and as the Managing/Finance Director of Ukiah Players Theatre before moving to Chico in 2012. She currently serves as the Human Resources Manager at Chico Natural Foods and last year, joined the board of directors of Chico’s Blue Room Theatre.