Hollie Jeffery is the founder of ACE Institute, an organization that equips professionals and communities on how to prevent and respond to adverse childhood experiences. She is a Licensed Master Social Worker and an adjunct professor at Belhaven University where she teaches CAST and sociology courses. Hollie has a certificate in Trauma Informed Practices from Mississippi College and 18 years of experience working with and advocating for traumatized children through for the Mississippi Department of Child Protection Services and Child Advocacy Centers of Mississippi (CACM). Hollie was the Director of Training for CACM and coordinator for the One Loud Voice Conference, Mississippi's largest child abuse conference. She has also previously served on the Mississippi Child Death Review Board and the Mississippi Human Trafficking Council.