As the Project Officer at the Centre for Economic Policy Research, Holly is responsible for the management and coordination of the PEDL programme. Working closely with the grantees, Holly ensures that research projects run smoothly and adhere to reporting and budgetary requirements. She also coordinates a number of other projects, focused on economic research and development.
Previously, Holly worked for a charity in the health and social care sector and was responsible for the acquisition and implementation of donor-funded projects. These included research projects, grant schemes and capacity building programmes. She worked with donors including the European Union, the Department of Health, multiple Local Authorities, international banking institutions, and other charities.
Holly graduated with a Master’s degree in NGO Management from Cass Business School. She also holds a Bachelor’s degree in American Studies from the University of Nottingham.
She has a particular interest in economic development and how economic growth can reduce poverty and improve quality of life.