Holly Hayes is the President and founder of Iron Sharpens Iron. She is unique in the facilitation and coaching community due to her more than ten years in academic and non-profit settings, coupled with extensive experience in local communities. Holly’s extensive training, compelling experience, enthusiasm and undeniable passion create a synergy that helps her bring organizations to new levels of understanding and action. Holly strives to continue sharpening her edges as a life-long learner. Holly employs a unique approach to her work and braids diverse fields together in order to offer a richer, more comprehensive approach. Once Holly discovered that her zone of genius integrated the fields of facilitation, improvement science, and community organizing, she was able to design more meaningful portfolios for her clients. Holly is fortunate to have mentors throughout the country in the fields of social work, community health, marketing, statistics, business, facilitation, counseling and healthcare.