Meet the Team

Thank you for your interest Holland Hall!

Thank you for your interest in Holland Hall, an extraordinary school offering an engaging and rigorous academic curriculum and unparalleled opportunities in athletics and the arts. Before applying to Holland Hall, we encourage families to thoroughly investigate all facets of our exceptional community. Holland Hall’s website provides valuable information about our innovative academic, artistic, and athletic programs, our incredible faculty and staff, and all of the exciting events that take place on our beautiful 162-acre campus. We invite you to contact us directly if you have questions or would like additional information. Because we value each student’s unique qualities and seek to foster a diverse student body, each applicant receives equal consideration regardless of race, religion, color, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, and economic status. You are welcome at Holland Hall.

Olivia C. Martin
Director of Admission

To request an application packet, arrange a visit or a tour, or simply learn more, please contact one of our Admissions Team Members.


Olivia Martin
Director of Admission and Financial Aid

Prior to beginning her work in the Office of Admission in 2012, Ms. Martin served as a Holland Hall Upper School English teacher, Department Chair, Senior Dean, and Academic Bowl coach. She loves every facet of the Holland Hall community and is excited to share the school with the entire Tulsa community. She has one daughter, a “lifer,” Madeleine Phillips ’25, in Grade 3 at Holland Hall. Ms. Martin loves to coach her Upper School Academic Team geniuses, edit student essays ten minutes before they are due, and support the Dutch in all of their passions. Please contact Olivia Martin at (918)481-1111, ext. 4740 or omartin@hollandhall.org.

 

 


Katie Parker
Admission Assistant

Before joining the Admission Team in 2016, Ms. Parker was actively engaged in the Holland Hall community. As a parent of “lifers” Joslyn ’28 and Elliana ’31, an Upper School assistant volleyball coach, a 7th Grade volleyball coach, a Middle School throwing coach, and the spouse of Upper School English teacher, Nathan Parker. Ms. Parker has “worn many hats” that prepared her to “roll” with the Admission staff. She has a song for every occasion, is the first to pitch in with a last-minute project, and loves supporting our new students as they become members of the Holland Hall family. Please contact Katie Parker at (918) 481-1111, ext. 4739 or kparker@hollandhall.org.

 

 

Susan Bibens
Primary School Admission Coordinator

Ms. Bibens worked as an Assistant and substitute teacher in the Primary School at Holland Hall (Preschool, Junior Kindergarten, and Grade 3) for almost 15 years prior to joining the Admission Team in 2013. She delights in welcoming our youngest students to Holland Hall. Ms. Bibens is married to Mr. Bert Bibens (former Primary and Middle School Chaplain and current Primary School Head). They have three children, all alumni and “lifers” of Holland Hall – Robert ‘07, Michael ’08, and Emily ’11. Ms. Bibens is our resident trivia expert and knows all of the answers for our table at Holland Hall Trivia Night. She has the patience of Job and a maternal affection for every child in the Primary School. Please contact Susan Bibens at (918)481-1111, ext. 4767 or sbibens@hollandhall.org.

 

 


Brian Thompson
Middle School Admission Liaison

Mr. Thompson (Coach BT) has been a Middle School science teacher, coach of every sport, Wellness instructor, and Middle School Dean over the course of the last twenty years. In addition to all of these duties, Mr.Thompson is the Middle School Admission liaison. Mr. Thompson has three children who have attended or are currently attending Holland Hall – Denny ‘09, Tanner ‘16 (a HH “lifer”), and Summer ‘17 (a HH “lifer”). Coach BT is famous for giving students their lifelong nicknames and beating illnesses mentally. He is kind of “a big deal.” Please contact Brian Thompson at (918)481-1111, ext. 4759 or bthompson@hollandhall.org.

 

 

Branch Heads and Faculty Members
Whether serving on the Branch Admission Committees, providing information about our curriculum and programs, assisting as test proctors, or interviewing applicants, our Branch Heads and faculty members play an integral role in the admission process.

Meet our Faculty and Staff