Robey Holland is the director of speech and debate at Plano West Senior High School. He has been involved in the forensics community since before his freshman year. As a competitor Robey was a policy and Lincoln-Douglas debater as well as competed in extemporaneous speaking, where he was a state finalist his junior and senior year. Robey has coached students that have won state championships in Texas in public forum debate, Lincoln-Douglas debate, and extemporaneous speaking. His students have also enjoyed success on the national circuit, with his students debating in elimination rounds at tournaments including the Tournament of Champions, NSDA Nationals, Glenbrooks, Harvard, Berkeley, Emory, St. Marks, and Greenhill. In 2018 his program won NSDA Nationals in big question debate.
Robey is passionate about helping students develop their advocacy skills through competitive debate and could not be more excited to join the ISD family in 2019!