Holly Petraeus is a former Assistant Director at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), where she headed up the Office of Servicemember Affairs. Her work at the CFPB centered around educating service members on sound financial management and protecting them against predatory lending schemes.
Prior to her work at the CFPB, Petraeus spent six years as the Director of BBB Military Line, a program of the Council of Better Business Bureaus providing consumer education and advocacy for service members and their families. She helped develop the curriculum now used to educate service members in sensible financial management. She is the wife of retired General David Petraeus.