Holly Tilton Byrne

Human Resources Generalist

Holly Tilton Byrne is the Human Resources Generalist for the SDSU Foundation and joined the team in October 2018. She is the fourth generation of her family to live in the Brookings community and is proud of her South Dakota roots. 

In 2009, Holly graduated from South Dakota State University with a degree in Interdisciplinary Studies.  Prior to joining the Foundation, she worked on local food systems for a small South Dakota non-profit. She currently serves as a member of the Brookings City Council, the Board for the Brookings Domestic Abuse Shelter and the Brookings Downtown Business District Committee.

In her free time, Holly can be found digging in her garden with her husband, Tim, and two daughters, Lily and Ella.