Jimmy Holloran ‘03
Jimmy is a TJ alum (Class of 2003), and during his 4.5 years at TJ, he thoroughly enjoyed the discussion-based coursework that hallmarks the TJ curriculum. In his spare time, he was an avid athlete and arete award winner and participated in a number of extra-curriculars such as Editor of the Declaration and SAC committee member. Before joining the Board of Trustees in 2015, Jimmy spent 4 years on the Alumni Association Board, and for the past 10 years, Jimmy and his family have hosted the Annual TJ Holiday Reunion in McGurk's in Soulard. Currently, Jimmy works at a small, human-centered Private Equity firm, ParkerGale Capital where he is responsible for working with portfolio companies on talent strategy focusing on leadership development and company cultures. Prior to joining ParkerGale, Jimmy worked on talent strategy at Home Chef, a venture-backed meal kit company, and in strategy consulting at Bain & Company. Earlier in his career, Jimmy worked in sales at Nortel Networks and with Teach For America where he taught sixth grade math in the Hazelwood School District in St. Louis. Jimmy holds a BA in Philosophy from Northwestern University, an MEd from University of Missouri-St. Louis, and an MBA from Yale School of Management. Jimmy currently lives in Chicago with his wife, Jordan. They are excited to be welcoming their first daughter in October whom they plan to raise as an avid Cardinals and Blues fan.