Holly Fruehwald is from Brampton, Ontario, she moved to Oshawa in 2011 where she obtained her BSc in chemistry at Ontario Tech University. In 2017 she started her MSc in Materials Science at Ontario Tech University. She is now pursuing her PhD in Materials Science at the same University. Research interests include the design of novel catalysts for applications in electrochemical energy systems. She also likes reading books about space, space travel, and astronauts in hopes to one day to visit another planet.