A graduate of St. Therese Catholic School and St. Joseph High School, Ms. Holder earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education from Mississippi College. She has 28 years of teaching experience with most of those years having served as 3rd grade teacher at St. Therese, an elementary school in the Jackson Diocese. While at St. Therese, Ms. Holder played the piano for the school liturgies, and served as pianist for 35 years at St. Therese Catholic Church. She is currently the pianist and parishioner at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Flowood, MS. Holder became a member of St. Anthony’s faculty in 2014 as third grade teacher. In 2018, Ms. Holder was honored with the Thad Cochran Distinguished Arts Educator award in Theatre. She enjoys leading the music during the school’s liturgies.