- Doctorate Cleveland State University
- Master of Arts University of Southern Mississippi
- Master of Arts Ursuline College
- Master of Arts Indiana University
- Master of Theological Studies St. Meinrad School of Theology
- Bachelor of Arts St. Meinrad College
Dr. Hollis has spent a majority of his 30-plus year career serving students and their families in the Catholic school system of the Diocese of Cleveland, OH, teaching theology, social studies, Spanish, and Latin and serving in many administrative positions. He holds a Ph.D. in Learning and Development from Cleveland State University, an M.A. in Applied Linguistics from the University of Southern Mississippi, an M.A. in Educational Administration from Ursuline College, an M.A. in Religious Studies from Indiana University, a M.T.S. from St. Meinrad School of Theology, and a B.A. in Psychology from St. Meinrad College. Last year, Dr. Hollis was honored to serve as JPII's first Headmaster. That honor has been furthered by this year's service as the school's second president. Dr. Hollis has specialized in Catholic education, the learning gap, linguistics, and students with learning differences, especially dyslexia. He also holds certification in Fund-Raising Management from the Lilly School of Philanthropy at Indiana University.