Portrait of Doctor Holley PetersonHolly L. Peterson, Ph.D.

Holly Peterson is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Public Administration at Louisiana State University. Her research interests include public policy process, vulnerable groups, and environmental policy. To learn more about Dr. Peterson's work, please visit

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Michael Holt, Ph.D.

Michael Holt is an associate professor in LSU’s Main Library and serves as the head of the department of Research and Instruction Services. He has been at LSU since 2021. Prior to coming to LSU, he served as the marketing and assessment coordinator at Valdosta State University. Michael has significant experience in survey design, quantitative and qualitative data analysis, focus group design and implementation, and program evaluation and assessment.

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Anmol Soni, Ph.D.

Anmol Soni is an assistant professor in the Department of Public Administration at LouisianaState University. Her research focuses on energy and environment policy, and emergent technology governance. Anmol earned her Ph.D. in public policy from the joint program at Georgia Institute of Technology and Georgia State University. Prior to that, she worked for The Energy and Resources Institute in New Delhi, India. Her work at TERI focused on energy security, energy access in developing nations, and reducing fossil fuel subsidies.