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Margaret Holmquist '87

Margaret Holmquist '87 grew up in Rancho Palos Verdes, California, and has lived in Dallas, Texas, since 1997. She joined the Alumni Board in April, 2010. Margaret holds a BS degree in Home Economics with a concentration in Clothing & Textiles and a minor in Business Administration.

While at William Woods, she was an active member of Alpha Chi Omega Sorority and served as a Panhellenic Council delegate, which included managing the publication of the campus sorority rush manual. She was also involved in the Big Brother-Big Sister Organization and Young Republicans. Margaret worked for the Metropolitan Water District where she assisted the program manager of the largest reservoir construction project in southern California. She was an active member of the Los Angeles Junior Chamber of Commerce and participated in the dedication of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library.

Since 1994, Margaret has been responsible for the care of her elderly parents. Margaret works at Right Management and is the executive assistant to the executive and managing director of sales and marketing. She is secretary of the William Woods Dallas Area Alumni Board and has planned and hosted various special events to get members actively involved.

Margaret has been a member of the Junior League of Dallas and continues to enjoy volunteering at the Ronald McDonald House.