Holly grew up in Northern Wisconsin. She received her bachelor’s degree in Microbiology and Secondary Education from Michigan Technological University and her medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin. She completed residency in pediatrics at Children’s Hospital Colorado and the University of Colorado. She began her work with Asniya in 2007 when she served an intern at Tiospa Zina Tribal School. Holly has a strong interest in education to improve healthcare outcomes. She has served as a featured speaker for Sally Ride and a Project Leader for science and engineering programs for at risk youth. She has also completed a public health fellowship in pediatric obesity and participates in medical mission work internationally. Holly currently works as a primary care pediatrician and clinical faculty for Marshfield Clinic, a non-profit health care organization, in Wisconsin. She is a member of Alpha Omega Alpha and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She has received numerous academic awards including a Robert T. Cooney award for excellence in Rural Medicine. In addition to her clinical work Holly does research in pediatric infectious diseases with the Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation.