Hollyann joined the grants management team at PFS in 2016. She provides administrative support to multiple client foundations and strives to assist efficient, effective grantmaking practices across her client foundations and their grantees.
Prior to joining PFS, Hollyann spent three years working in the college access & success field at Bottom Line in Brooklyn and Meritus College Fund in San Francisco. She provided one-on-one advising to first-generation college students around academics, financial aid, and careers. After graduating from Mills College with a BA in Economics & Political Science, Hollyann worked for four years in various student affairs roles at American University in Washington, DC. She also earned her master’s degree in International Education from American University. Though a proud Baltimore City native, Hollyann is thrilled to live on the west coast. She currently resides in Alameda and enjoys crafting, podcasts, playing Scrabble, and hiking.