Prior to joining the firm in 2006, Holly practiced law with a local law firm for six years. She received a B.A. degree in economics and political science from Sewanee: The University of the South and earned her J.D. cum laude from the University of Alabama School of Law. She is also a graduate of the Alabama State Bar Leadership Forum. Holly is active in the Alabama State Bar Association, with Beckwith Camp and Conference Center, and with Union 10 Baldwin County, a local youth soccer club.