Holly Hayes is the President and Founder of Iron Sharpens Iron. With more than a decade of experience in both academic and non-profit settings, coupled with extensive experience in local communities, Holly is unique in the facilitation and coaching community.
Prior to launching Iron Sharpens Iron in 2017, Holly served as an evaluator, specializing in developmental and formative evaluation, at the University of South Carolina’s Core for Applied Research and Evaluation. Holly currently continues to lead the evaluation efforts of LiveWell Kershaw, a demonstration project focused on addressing the primary drivers of population health.
Married to Matthew Hayes, Holly has two sons and a daughter, and lives in Chapin, South Carolina.