2LT Hollier receives prestigious German Armed Forces Badge for Military Proficiency

August 20, 2016 — The GAFPB is a decoration of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Germany. In the United States Army, the German Armed Forces Badge for Military Proficiency is one of several hundred foreign awards approved for wear on the uniform and one of the most sought after awards for Soldiers. The[…]

Crains 20 in their 20’s

Adam Hollier has held high-profile political positions, including Mayor Dave Bing’s liaison to Detroit City Council, and now leads the Hantz Farms project. On Adam Hollier’s 25th birthday, he went to the grocery store behind his parents’ Detroit home to order a case of chicken wings. He struck up a conversation with the butcher’s assistant,[…]

Hollier in the running to fill Council At-large Vacancy

The months-long process to replace Saunteel Jenkins on the Detroit City Council advanced in a major way on Friday, as the list of candidates to fill the seat was narrowed from 135 to 17. Council members had until 5 p.m. on Friday to submit up to three names from the pool of 135 applicants to[…]

On Detroit’s Urban Prairie: From Built Space to Open Space

On Detroit’s Urban Prairie: From Built Space to Open Space By Leah Etling, Contributing Editor Drive out of Detroit’s Downtown and Midtown neighborhoods, away from the historic skyscrapers and abandoned ruins of once-grand buildings, and you are quickly amidst a whole different kind of surreal scene. Once densely packed with people, Detroit’s outlying single family[…]

Hollier addresses Detroit Policy Conference Power Perspective

Power Perspective Adam Hollier, Vice President, Hantz Woodlands Detroiters with unique perspectives will inform and motivate attendees to take action in Detroit’s revitalization by sharing their stories. Adam Hollier is the vice president of Hantz Woodlands, a large-scale urban agriculture project designed to use sustainability to eliminate blight on the city’s east side and promote[…]