Holly is a native Arlingtonian and a product of Arlington Public Schools. She taught 14 years, was a teacher mentor, and an assistant principal. Holly has been principal at Arlington Traditional School since 1992. She has a “hands-on” leadership style–she spends time observing and participating in the classroom. She is friendly and knows each child by name. She greets the children in the morning and says goodbye in the afternoon. She is accessible to parents, students, and staff. Holly holds high expectations for everyone. Involved with REACH since 2004, Holly has been to Uganda three times.