Children of Fallen Patriots Board of Advisors, Advisor

Holly Petraeus is a government employee and former Director of BBB Military Line®, a program of the Council of Better Business Bureaus, Inc. providing consumer education and advocacy for servicemembers and their families. As such, she oversaw a national program that works with the Department of Defense as a partner in the DoD Financial Readiness Campaign and fosters outreach from the 165 local Better Business Bureaus (BBBs) to military communities across the United States.

A military spouse of 33 years and a former Department of the Army civilian employee, Mrs. Petraeus has extensive experience as a volunteer leader in military family programs. In that role she has worked with local, state and national legislators on issues affecting Army families, to include testifying at two U.S. Senate hearings on deployment-related issues. Mrs. Petraeus is a summa cum laude graduate of Dickinson College in Carlisle, PA. She is a recipient of the Secretary of the Army Public Service Award, the Boy Scouts of America “Service to Families” Award and the Department of the Army Outstanding Civilian Service Medal.