Holly Kreider is a program officer for the Local and Emerging Opportunities program at the Heising-Simons Foundation. She received her Ed.D. in human development and psychology from Harvard University and an undergraduate degree in psychology from UCLA. Her experience includes applied research, nonprofit and for-profit leadership, and consultation, with a focus on family engagement, child and adolescent development, and program evaluation. Holly joined the Heising-Simons Foundation in 2012.