Holly has a BA in Graphic Design/Visual Communication from Lynchburg College (now the University of Lynchburg) in Virginia, a BA in Elementary Education, and a M.Ed. in Instructional Technology, both from UWF. Holly is currently an adjunct instructor for the History of Graphic Design. Her current creative medium is metalsmithing and jewelry where she has blended her background in graphic design with her love for natural things to create jewelry incorporating found objects such as beach pebbles and locally collected shells. Holly’s work has been exhibited both locally and regionally in galleries as well as juried fine arts shows.