Based in Atlanta, Holly Lynde joined the Institute of Government in 2014 as a fiscal
analyst with the fiscal note team. Holly analyzes and evaluates proposed state legislation
to estimate its potential impacts and helps to prepare fiscal notes provided to members
of the Georgia General Assembly. She also provides research support on projects for
local and state government agencies. Holly is a Georgia Certified Economic Developer
and trained to deliver Sequential Intercept Model (SIM) mapping workshops in Georgia.
Prior to joining the Institute of Government, Holly worked with state-level education
technology leaders at the Southern Regional Education Board. She has worked in policy
and fiscal analysis for 20 years for the Washington State House of Representatives,
the Washington State Higher Education Coordinating Board and management consulting
firm Booz Allen Hamilton.
B.A. Economics and History, Bucknell University; M.S. Environmental Assessment and
Evaluation, London School of Economics and Political Science