Kelley Holland is a special contributor covering personal finance for CNBC.
Before joining CNBC, Holland created and wrote a monthly management column, "Under New Management," for The New York Times after serving as a business editor there. Earlier, she was an editor at BusinessWeek, where one of her cover stories helped the magazine win a National Magazine Award for general excellence.
Prior to becoming a journalist, she was a securities analyst with Kidder, Peabody & Co., and a budget and fiscal analyst for the New York State Senate Finance Committee.
Holland graduated with honors from Amherst College and received a master's degree in Public and Private Management from the Yale School of Management. She is a Chartered Financial Analyst.
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