University of West Florida, MSA
Holley graduated magna cum laude with a MSA in Public Administration from UWF. She earned a certificate in Leadership in Public Service and Nonprofit Administration. Holley was also inducted into the Society for Collegiate Leadership & Achievement.
University of Florida, BA
Holley graduated cum laude with a major in History and a minor in Anthropology. She completed her senior seminar paper on "The Effect of the Eighteenth Amendment on the Election of 1932."Holley was inducted as a member of Phi Alpha Theta and Delta Epsilon Iota.