“We need to remember what's important in life: friends, waffles, work. Or waffles, friends, work. Doesn't matter, but work is third.”

Leslie Knope

Holly leads Walker Sands' HR practice and is responsible for strategy and execution across a variety of functions including recruiting, benefits, policies and employee relations. Along with the rest of the HR team, she ensures Walker Sands culture continues to grow and thrive throughout every aspect of the agency. Working closely with senior leadership, she helps ensure Walker Sands continues to be a best place to work!

Holly is from Royal Oak, Michigan, and graduated from the University of Michigan in 2013 with dual degrees in German and Sociology. Prior to joining Walker Sands, she worked for The Boston Consulting Group where she was responsible for recruiting top talent from the Kellogg School of Management. She also has corporate event experience, working for companies such as Volkswagen and Legacy Marketing Partners.

Holly's favorite projects include the Walker Women initiative, the Walker Sands benefit program and walkersands.com/careers.

Outside the office, Holly loves to cook, explore Chicago (usually this involves eating at new spots) and tries to stay fit (so she can keep eating her way through the city)!