Holly Harper spent 2 years in TV in Nebraska as the weekend anchor and a weekday reporter, and 5 years in TV and radio in Salt Lake City in various capacities including as a radio reporter and working the assignment desk.
She is in her 8th year as a Wish Granter for the Make-A-Wish Foundation and loves to grant wishes for her Michigan wish kids. She worked for Walt Disney World for 5 years where she danced in the parades.
Holly loves to dance and has been a Hackenslash Chainsaw Dancer at Lagoon’s Frightmares, a high school cheerleading coach and worked for Radio Disney AM910 as a dancer and emcee. She judges competitions for the Miss America Organization and served as the judges chair for a competition in Utah and board member for the Miss Nebraska competition.
She coaches 6th grade for the Holt Junior Rams Cheerleading program here in Michigan.
You can catch a glimpse of her in Disney Channel’s "Cloud 9" as a snowboarder and in the basketball scene in "High School Musical 3." She has been an extra in Jared Hess’s movie “Don Verdean”, Disney Channel’s “Andi Mack”, an Intel commercial with Lebron James, the TV series "Yellowstone" and a Hallmark movie called "Switched For Christmas."
Holly attended Utah State University where she earned a degree in Journalism and Communications. In her spare time, Holly likes to geocache, do High Fitness, hike, snowboard, go to the lake, eat sushi or try something adventurous. Fun fact about Holly: she’s never been to kindergarten!
Holly and her husband Jace got engaged at one of Holly’s favorite places, Disneyland! They have been coworkers at 3 different TV stations, including here at WILX.