Alleviating human suffering and elevating our community to greater heights is Olivia’s mission,and what inspired her to join the American Red Cross leadership team where she can achievethis goal daily. Olivia fosters innovation, creative solutions and program growth via insightfulaction-planning and connecting those in need with opportunities.
Whether creating a financial literacy program from the ground-up, facilitating strategicconnections and implementing solutions to prevent the spread of HIV in Africa, or developingnew areas for volunteers to serve in meaningful roles, Olivia takes a vision and makes it realitythrough sound strategy development.
Prior to serving with the American Red Cross, Olivia grew service delivery and enhanced thepatient experience at INTEGRIS as part of their leadership team. She managed 400+ volunteersfor several years as the Manager of Volunteer Services. Additionally, Olivia has served with thePeace Corps in Swaziland, Africa and AmeriCorps VISTA at Rose State College.
She graduated with a B.A. in International Studies from the University of Oklahoma and enjoyssharing the beauty of different cultures with those around her. Olivia has completed the OKCenter for Nonprofit’s Nonprofit Management certification and is also certified in LeanLeadership.
In her free time Olivia loves exploring, getting her adrenaline-junkie fix, and making memorieswith her husband, son and family.