The SPIN Academy Speakers

Holly Minch

Principal, LightBox Collaborative

Holly has spent her entire career helping do-gooders do better. She offers moxie and know-how to help organizations realize a vision for a better society. Holly is a generalist who aids and abets good causes poised to leverage a shifting context to change the world in bigger, better, faster ways than ever before.

Her work has been honored by the Council on Foundations with a Gold Award for Excellence in Public Policy Communications. Holly was named by PR News as a “Young PR Star,” recognizing her as a PR leader and creative practitioner in the industry. She was editor of Loud and Clear in an Election Year, a guidebook created to help nonprofits convey their messages in the crowded election environment.

Holly’s experience includes her work as Vice President of Spitfire Strategies, where she created communications programs for grantees of the nation’s largest foundations, including the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, and The David and Lucile Packard Foundation.