Gerald Holland presently serves as an Operations Specialist in the United States Coast Guard. Prior to joining the Coast Guard, he worked as a historical interpreter at Colonial Williamsburg. In 2014 he helped organize and launch the Williamsburg Yorktown American Revolution Round Table. He holds a bachelor's degree in history from Christopher Newport University, a master's in military history with a concentration in the American Revolution from American Military University, and a graduate certificate in Civil War studies from American Military University. His research includes the revolution in Virginia and the Civil War.