Holli Oberacker grew up on a small farm in upstate New York. She currently lives in Milford with her wife and daughter. She has a BA in Visual Arts from SUNY Oneonta and a master's degree in Art Education from Manhattanville College. She started her teaching career teaching elementary students in Ledyard, CT. Before joining Norwalk Public schools, she taught at Ansonia Middle School for two years. Prior to joining CGS, Holli taught at Brien McMahon High School and transferred to CGS for the 20-21 school year. She has taught all levels of art (K-12) and enjoys teaching at the high school level the most. Outside of being an art teacher, she is also an artist who enjoys printmaking, painting, digital art, and photography. One of her goals in life is to fill up her passport with many stamps from different countries as well as visit all 50 states. She has been to 10 countries in Europe so far and her favorite places she visited were Australia and New Zealand.