SANTA ROSA – Boys & Girls Clubs of Sonoma-Marin is proud to welcome Holly Schmidt as Vice President of Human Resources and Administration and Joel Holland as Executive Director for North County.
Holly Schmidt will oversee the organization’s human resource, technology, facility and general administration functions. She has over 18 years of progressive human resources experience, the majority of which was earned during her time at Constellation Brands Inc. where she was most recently Director of Human Resources supporting U.S. Wine Operations. Outside of work, she is the Vice President of Project Graduation, a non-profit whose mission is to prevent teen drinking and driving on graduation night. Holly is both SHRM-CP and PHR certified and also has her Human Resources Certificate from Santa Rosa Junior College.
“My son attended Club when he was younger and I understand firsthand the value it provides to families,” said Holly. “I am excited about my move to the Boys & Girls Club and supporting our vision of bringing hope and opportunity to every child in Sonoma and Marin counties.”
Joel Holland will supervise the day-to-day operations of all Club programs and services in Cloverdale, Geyserville, Healdsburg, and Windsor where the goal is to maximize the positive impact on the young people served at each location. Joel has been in business leadership for over 20 years. After spending 10 years in working with youth in executive administration independent secondary education, Joel pivoted into the luxury hotel world in 2005. He served as the Senior Operations Manager at some the region’s top destinations such as Les Mars Hotel, Solage Calistoga, Meadowood Napa Valley, and The Kenwood Inn & Spa.
“I’m so honored to join Boys & Girls Clubs of Sonoma-Marin,” said Joel. “The work of supporting our youth academically, socially, and emotionally is vital for our present and future and I look forward to being able to contribute along with this excellent team of professionals.”
1400 North Dutton Ave. Ste. 24
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
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