Stephanie Holman is originally from Long Island, New York and moved to Virginia Beach in 1984. She received her BA in Psychology from the University of Virginia in 1983 and Masters in Social Work from Norfolk State in 1987. She began working for the Department of Human Services (formerly Community Services Board) in 1987 and is presently a team leader/Support Coordinator working with individuals with intellectual disabilities. Ms. Holman became exposed to microboards when one of the families that she supports developed one. As a member of the board for the Virginia Microboard Association, Ms. Holman hopes to further the mission and vision of the organization and work toward spreading the information about microboards to families and other professionals who are in a position to help those with intellectual disabilities.