Holly is originally from Rancho Cucamonga, CA, and graduated from University of California, Los Angeles with a B.S. in Psychobiology in June 2015. During her time as an undergrad at UCLA, Holly worked at the Social Encounters and Health Lab, the Fernald Child Study Center, the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, and the UCLA Anxiety and Depression Research Center. She joined the Gotlib lab in July 2015, where she is currently a coordinator for the Early Life Stress Study. Her research interests include the effects of early life experiences, stress reactivity, emotion regulation, and adolescent-onset internalizing disorders. Outside of the lab, Holly enjoys reading, baking, practicing yoga, and all things music.