Saturday, December 18, 2010

Garth Brooks

Can't wait for the Garth Brooks Concert tomorrow night in Nashville!!! If you are there and can hang out afterwards, let us know. We are looking for stuff to do tomorrow afternoon in Nashville too! Advice is greatly appreciated!

Holly :)

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Sunday, December 5, 2010

Preview of Live to Tell

You can see a preview of my show on Live to Tell! I'm so excited to see it! Saturday, Dec 11th in CBS at 9CST/10EST. Hope you'll watch too!

CBS News 48 Hours Holly's Promo

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Friday, November 26, 2010

Live to Tell Airing

It's scheduled!! My episode of 48 Hours Live to Tell will air Saturday, December 11, 2010 on CBS! Check your local listings!!

Friday, November 12, 2010

CRVAW at the University of Kentucky

The Center for Research on Violence Against Women (CRVAW) at the University of Kentucky produced a documentary I was involved with to explain what their office does! It will be shown on throughout November on Kentucky Educational Television! Below is a link to the press release and trailer...

Center for Research on Violence Against Women

Monday, October 25, 2010

5 Year Wedding Anniversary

Jacob and I just celebrated our 5 Year Wedding Anniversary on October 22, 2010! My parents also celebrated their 38th Wedding Anniversary on October 21, 2010. We celebrated together in French Lick, Indiana :)

48 Hours Live to Tell

Finished up the filming for Live to Tell. Filmed in Evansville recently! It should be airing in mid-December. The date is not set yet, but it should be by Thanksgiving. I will keep you posted!

Saturday, August 14, 2010

Live to Tell Filming

In between my speaking engagements, I squeezed in a recording for Live to Tell 48 Hours in Lexington, KY. It was a long day of filming, but I have a feeling the show is going to be great! It should air sometime between Thanksgiving and Christmas. I will keep you posted! Special thanks to Amy, Molly, Wade, and Jacob for supporting me that day!!

Clearwater and Portland

My speaking engagements in Clearwater and Portland were awesome! I got amazing responses! The kind that keep me wanting more. Thank you to all who attended and thank you to those that brought me to speak!

If you are interested in having me speak at your conference, training, company, or school please contact me! I'm already booking engagements for 2011!!

I'm so lucky and blessed to be living my passion everyday!

Friday, July 30, 2010

Upcoming Speaking and Traveling

I will be speaking at 2 upcoming conferences and also recording a show for CBS's 48 Hours Live to Tell!!

August 2-5, 2010

Impression and Pattern Evidence Symposium

Clearwater Beach, Florida

August 6-8, 2010

Recording Live to Tell

Lexington, Kentucky (will let you know when it will air!!!)

August 8-12, 2010


Portland, Oregon

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Please vote for Holly's House in the Chance Community Giving Challenge!! Thank you to everyone who votes and supports Holly's House!!

Sunday, June 6, 2010

GoodSearch and GoodShop

Here's aneasy way to raise money for Holly's House. Just start using Yahoo! powered as your search engine and they'll donate about a penny to Holly's House every time you do a search! We have already raised over $460 in about 2 years!!

In addition, do all of your shopping through their online shopping mall,, where you can shop at more than 900 top online retailers and a percentage of your purchases will go to Holly's House. You pay the same price as you normally would, but a donation goes to Holly's House!!!

Here's the web sites: GoodSearch GoodShop

You can also read about GoodSearch in the NY Times, Oprah Magazine, CNN, ABC News and the Wall Street Journal.

Raise money for Hollys House - Evansville just by searching the web and shopping online!

Saturday, May 15, 2010

Tracie's Blog-a-thon

I am watching Tracie's blog-a-thon tonight benefiting The Angela Shelton Foundation and The Survivor Manual!! Way to go, Tracie!!!

I am so proud of my Army of Angels! See you all in October!! Can't wait!!

Monday, May 3, 2010

Kentucky Derby 136

Jacob and I were big winners at Kentucky Derby 136! Thanks everyone for the great time at Oaks and Derby!

Scott and Molly Haynes Knigge, your hospitality is endless
James Gentry, always a pleasure
Katy Nenninger, so wonderful to reconnect
Jake and Angela Lowry, always fun times

Saturday, April 24, 2010

Kentucky Oaks and Derby

My husband and I are heading to Oaks and Derby with friends this year! Can't wait!! Everyone should experience Derby at least once in their life!!

Saturday, April 10, 2010


Windy but beautiful in Florida! Spent all day yesterday by the pool, beach tomorrow... this is the LIFE!

Wednesday, April 7, 2010


I'm having an amazing vacation in Sarasota, Florida! My parents are terrific hosts! Jacob, my hubby, joins me tomorrow. I can't wait! Golf for him, hanging by the pool for me! LIFE IS GOOD!!

Tuesday, March 30, 2010


I'm hanging in Pittsburgh's Airport... I agree with Angela Shelton... all airports should have free WiFi! It should be a law. Thanks PIT for my free WiFi! Why did I arrive at the airport over 2 hours early? Oh well, better early that late. Heading back home via Detroit. I LOVE MY JOB!!

Next week, I head to Sarasota for a little vacation! I get to spend 10 days with my mom and dad. I can't wait to relax by the pool. Anyone have any good book recommendations?

Monday, March 29, 2010

Let's go WVU!

Amazing day today at FBI-CJIS

I had an amazing day today speaking at the FBI-CJIS Division! I got to keep a video taped copy of my speech, but I'm not allowed to post it. And I'm gonna do what the FBI tell me to do :) Everyone was so excited to have me there today. I got amazing feedback!

I have to give a great big shout out to my new friend, Dave Morgan, aka: Big M!!! He has been my chauffeur, tour guide, food connoisseur, and friendly face throughout my entire trip! Thank you, Dave!!

I'll be sad to leave West Virginia tomorrow... but happy to get home! What a terrific trip! Still living my passion and it feels AMAZING!!

I promised my new West Virginia friends... Let's go Mountaineers! Here's hoping for a WVU National Championship!

Saturday, March 27, 2010

West Virginia Update

My talk in Virginia went great! I'm excited to head to the FBI- Criminal Justice Information Services Division on Monday! I have an itinerary that includes 2 speeches, lunch with the director and staff, and a fingerprint demonstration (now I'll be in the system :)

I'm not allowed to take camera telephones, cameras, video equipment, or a PDA to the facility on Monday :) So definitely no updating from there :)

Get to see more of Clarksburg, WV today! Then MY CATS play! How is it I'm in West Virginia when my UK Wildcats play West Virginia? Hope I don't get in a fight when they win. I'm going to try to convert them all the Kentucky fans! :) Let's GO BIG BLUE!!!

Army of Angels!!

My fellow Angel, Stephanie Chard, is doing a 24 Hour Blog-a-thon to raise money for the Angela Shelton Foundation!!

Wednesday, March 24, 2010


I leave tomorrow for Norfolk, Virginia to speak at the Chesapeake Bay Division of the International Association for Identification Educational Conference on Friday and then head to Clarksburg, West Virginia to speak to the FBI- CJIS Division on Monday!

Wish me luck!

Thursday, March 18, 2010

INCASA Conference

So enjoying the 2010 Indiana Coalition Against Sexual Assault Conference! Tomorrow is the press conference to release the End Violence Together license plate.... can't wait. I star in the PSA... you can check it out at!

Purchase the End Violence Together license plate in Indiana to support rape crisis through our state!

To learn more about the plate visit the BMV Website

Sunday, March 14, 2010

Just bought my plane ticket!

I just bought my plane ticket to go speak to the FBI :) I'm so excited to start speaking again and traveling! This is what I love to do!

Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Traveling to Virginia and West Virgínia

I will be speaking for the FBI and the end of March! I'm so excited! I'm speaking in Virginia Beach, VA and Clarksburg, WV!

I need to work on my presentations... time to get motivated!!

Saturday, February 20, 2010

YMCA Pancake Days

I volunteered today at the YMCA Pancake Days in Evansville, Indiana. What a terrific event! You can still fill your tummy with pancakes tomorrow, Sunday, February 21st from 8am-1pm at the Downtown YMCA. Support this wonderful cause!

YMCA Pancake Days

The 22nd Annual YMCA “Pancake Days”will be held February 19, 20 & 21
at the Downtown YMCA

The three-day event will offer food, fun, and fellowship for the whole family.

Event Hours: Friday, February 19 and Saturday, February 20 6:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Sunday, February 21 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Tickets: Can be purchased in advance at the YMCA or at the door during the event.
Adult $5.00 (13 yrs. and over)
Youth $3.00 (under 3yrs. free)

Ticket prices include Pancakes, Sausage, milk, coffee and juice..

Group Ticket Sales: If you are interested in purchasing a block of 8 or more tickets, contact Sally Kroeger at 426-6210, ext. 3331 for group ticket prices.

Volunteer Opportunities: If you are interesting in volunteering for this event, sign up at the Downtown YMCA or contact Sally Kroeger at 426-6210, ext. 3331.

Entertainment: The event will also include live entertainment including the Hadi Funsters, Magician Don Baggett, face painting and much more.

All proceeds provide scholarships for children and families who are unable to afford YMCA program fees.

Join the fun - bring the whole family.
For more information contact the Downtown YMCA at 423-9622.

YMCA Mission Statement:
The YMCA of Southwestern IN, Inc., following the example of Jesus Christ, responds to community needs by serving all people, especially youth, through programs that promote healthy spirit, mind, and body.

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Upcoming Conferences

I'm going to be attending a few conferences and trainings in the near future and wanted to let you know about them too in case you'd like to attend!  

Indiana State Conference on Sexual Violence

Prevention and Intervention - Bridging the Gap
Start Time:
Thursday, March 18, 2010 at 7:30am
End Time:
Friday, March 19, 2010 at 3:30pm
Wyndham Hotel and Conference Center
2544 Executive Drive
Indianapolis, IN


Come be apart of the only statewide, multidisciplinary conference against sexual violence! The conference offers a chance to educate yourself on the issues of sexual violence, and a chance to network and make new connections throughout the state.

Featured speakers:

T.J. Parsell - T.J. Parsell is a writer and human rights activist dedicated to ending sexual violence against men, women, and children in all forms of detention. He is President of Stop Prisoner Rape, served as a consultant to the National Prison Rape Elimination Commission, and authored the book, FJSH: A Memoir of a Boy in a Man's Prison. Mr. Parsell has testified before numerous government bodies and was instrumental in passage of the Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003, the first ever federal legislation to address this issue.

Brett Sokolow - Brett Sokolow is the Managing Partner of the National Center for Higher Education Risk Management (NCHERM), a national multidisciplinary risk management consulting firm. He is an expert in preventive law and risk management. He has years strategically addressing high-risk health and safety issues.

More information to come in the near future. Any questions or if you'd like to register, please contact Diana Moore at

2nd Annual 2010 Army of Angels Conference - "Be Your Own Hero"

Friday, October 15, 2010 at 3:00 PM - Sunday, October 17, 2010 at 2:00 PM (ET)
Black Mountain, NC

2nd Annual Army of Angels Conference - Be Your Own Hero

3 days of Joy Inspiration Empowerment and Play!Renowned speakers new out-of-the-box healing techniques workshops and dance therapy in the beautiful mountains of North Carolina 15 min outside of Asheville.

Angela Shelton along with the Army of Angels Conference Planning Committee will be sure to make the weekend one of the best you've ever experienced.

Get your ticket now for 295 350 after April 29th
Your conference ticket price includes:  Lodging meals and admission for 3 days.

Get your deposit in now to hold your wing space.  Your discounted balance does not have to be paid in full until Angela Shelton Day - April 29th 2010

Be Your Own Hero with the Army of AngelsFor further information please contact Diann Diaz at

Monday, February 8, 2010


Oprah sits down with four child molesters to get the answers you need to know. How they groom, seduce and gain a child's trust. Tune in today for this special report.

Thursday, February 4, 2010

Future Speaking Engagements

My travels for speaking engagements will be taking me many places. One of my favorite things to do while traveling is catching up with friends... if you live near one of my travel destinations please contact me because I would love to meet up if possible!

February 2010 Indianapolis, Indiana
March 2010 Norfolk Beach, Virginia
August 2010 Spokane, Washington

More being added all the time... I will update as needed! I look forward to hearing from you.

Wednesday, February 3, 2010

Nikki Davis with davis digital photography took photos for me today! She's very talented!
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Indiana Coalition Against Sexual Assault


Check out the PSA for the Indiana Coalition Against Sexual Assault starring me and the interview I did with Tracie Wells, of TVWebCity.