Holly Peterson

Holly Peterson

Associate Director, Legal Resources, National Association of College and University Attorneys

Holly Peterson is the Associate Director of Legal Resources at the National Association of College & University Attorneys.  She develops and issues NACUANOTES by working with members of the NACUANOTES Editorial Board, as well as with the authors themselves, to edit and finalize the Notes for publication. In addition, she works with NACUA’s Law Fellow to prepare New Cases and Developments and assists the President and CEO with collaborative efforts between NACUA and other higher education associations and governmental agencies.

Prior to joining the NACUA staff in 2015, Holly was a NACUA member, serving as an Assistant Attorney General in the Maryland Attorney General’s Office, where she represented the public colleges and universities in Maryland. Before practicing law, she worked in Student Affairs at Oregon State University, the University of Maryland, and Georgetown University. She received her B.A from Georgetown University in Government and Theology, her M.A. from the University of Maryland in Education Policy, and her J.D. from the University of Maryland School of Law, where she served as Associate Editor of the Maryland Law Review and a Rose Zetzer Women and Leadership Fellow.

Opening General Session and Keynote Presentation | Title IX Updates

Ballroom A

This opening general session will focus on the anticipated final rule that the Department of Education is expected to publish during the fall of 2019 regarding institutions’ obligations for the adjudication of campus sexual misconduct under Title IX.  In the absence of a final rule, we will present a timely discussion of the state of […]