Holly Padgett is the Communications & Program Analyst at the USGS National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center. She works closely with the DOI Climate Science Centers on science communications, project tracking, organizational development and various other tasks. Holly completed her Master's degree in Public Administration with a focus on Environmental Policy and Management at The George Washington University. She received her B.S. in Environmental Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Originally from North Carolina, Holly now resides in Missoula, Montana.