Phyllis Hollis is a patron of the arts and an advocate for Underrepresented Artists, Female Artists and Art Professionals. Her podcast and social media platform, @Cerebral_Women, offers unique content created to engage art enthusiasts and connect with the broader art world.

She seeks to engage and educate those interested in cultural initiatives supporting underrepresented artists and promoting greater equality and equity within the visual arts community.

Hollis is a trustee of GuildHall of East Hampton NY, the School of Visual Arts Alumni Society in NYC, and an independent trustee of Seven Hills Realty Trust (SEVN), a NASDAQ traded REIT. Hollis is a member of the MoMA Black Arts Council executive committee. She was formerly on the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture and ArtTable boards. She has a proven track record of successfully driving DEI initiatives and programs.

Hollis has more than thirty years experience in Institutional Investment Banking and is the former CEO of a boutique broker-dealer in NYC.

She holds Digital Marketing Certifications from Cornell, Google, and Harvard.