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Meet Petie!
Meet Petie!


Meet Petie!

Oct 22, 2021By Travis Koury

Portrait of Petie Holder, mStoner's business development manager. Please join us in welcoming Petie Holder, mStoner’s new business development manager. 

As the business development manager, Petie excels at building relationships and helping institutions identify their challenges and find solutions that best fit their needs.

With more than ten years in the advancement field and experience working in higher education, Petie is skilled at guiding various stakeholders through the business development process. Previous to joining mStoner, Petie served as a development officer for the Food Bank of Central and Northeast Missouri. She also has higher ed experience from her time as the annual fund and alumni engagement director at Stephens College.

Outside of work, Petie enjoys spending time with her husband, son, and their three dogs, working out, playing piano and learning how to be more of an outdoors person although she is really a glamper at heart.

Petie shared her answers to mStoner’s version of the Proust questionnaire.

Favorite books: To Kill a Mockingbird and the Stephanie Plum series which my best friend and I started reading in college and have kept up with over the last 20+ years

Favorite TV show: The Office 

Favorite places you’ve visited: Maui and Ireland

Greatest achievement to date: Being a Momma to my son, Colin

Your superheroes: All the strong women in my life

Your nemesis: Small-minded people

Your motto: My mantra (thanks to Glennon Doyle) is “You can do hard things.”

Your greatest life lesson: Change can be uncomfortable and/or scary, but it’s necessary to evolve. Embrace it! 

  • Travis Koury Marketing Manager As marketing manager, Travis Koury shares mStoner’s thought leadership and service offerings across a multitude of channels. He thoughtfully applies digital marketing best practices to ensure higher education marketing and communication professionals can easily discover and access mStoner’s helpful resources, primary research, and on-demand content.