Holly Richards is a Junior Public Affairs Manager at the OECD in Paris. She works on relations with civil society and parliaments and promoting the OECD Better Life Index. Prior to working at OECD HQ, she served as the Public Affairs Officer at the OECD Washington Center from 2008-2016. In her role, she developed and executed a range of strategic outreach activities for the OECD in the US and Canada, covering topic areas including governance, international and local development, migration, economics, trade and agriculture. She has a Masters in Communication from Johns Hopkins and a BA in International Studies from the American University.