Holly Roberts is the chief financial officer of the Space Foundation, responsible for managing the accounting, legal matters, contracts and business functions that support the Space Foundation. Since joining the Space Foundation in 1987, she has developed the financial structure to meet the requirements of a multi-million dollar annual budget with provisions to accommodate government grants and contracts. She formalized the contracting functions and established budgeting and financial performance assessment procedures. Prior to joining the Space Foundation, Roberts was the controller for the election campaign of a Colorado gubernatorial candidate and a U.S. Senatorial campaign. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from Kansas State University.