Holly is serving in her second term as an Eden Prairie School Board Director. She was the School Board Treasurer and Chair of the School Board Development Committee from 2015-2019. Holly was a member of the Eden Prairie Schools Citizen Finance Advisory Committee from 2015-2019, and has been a member of the Eden Prairie Schools Core Planning Team since 2013.
Holly serves on the Board of Directors of the Eden Prairie AM Rotary Club as Membership and Social Chair, and volunteers regularly in the community.
Small Business Ownership, Career
Holly understands small business ownership. She founded and profitably ran both a private practice in Marriage and Family Therapy and Holly Link Design, a commercial and residential interior design firm.
Holly has a deep understanding of education. In addition to governing on the School Board, she has 16+ years of curriculum development and teaching at the K-8, university undergraduate, and graduate level. Holly also has 5 years of corporate Strategic Training and Project Management in the health insurance industry.
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities: PhD Candidate, Educational Administration
Harvard University: Professional education, Harvard Graduate School of Education
Loyola Marymount University: Master of Arts, Clinical Art Therapy/Marriage and Family Therapy
Saint Catherine University, St. Paul, MN: Bachelor of Arts, Graphic Communications
Holly and her husband Brian are 22 year residents of Eden Prairie. Their two adult children are graduates of Eden Prairie High School and the Carlson School of Management with successful careers in finance and marketing.