Holly Roberts has a B.A. in Public Relations from the University of Oklahoma and an M.A. in Communication from the University of Kentucky. Roberts specializes in public relations, risk and crisis communication, and reputation management. She currently works in Washington D.C. as a Strategic Communications Consultant supporting the Department of Homeland Security and teaches Oral Communication for National Security Careers at the University of Maryland. In addition to her professional pursuits, Roberts volunteers with the Gamma Phi Beta International Sorority as the Recruitment Team Leader for Special Support and with the Junior League of Washington.