Elizabeth Olson

Board Member
Board Member Since:
Elizabeth Olson works as the Chief Financial Officer of Grassroots Solutions, an advocacy and political consulting firm with offices in Minneapolis, Washington, D.C., and New York. She is responsible for planning, budgeting, reporting, strategic analysis, bank relations, and human resources for the growing company. Previously, she worked for Slocum & Associates as an investment consultant and for the former Northwest Airlines as Director of Cash (her own personal favorite job title). Elizabeth is a Minnesota native, but received her B.A. in English and Economics at Oberlin College and her MBA at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School. In addition to working and trying to keep her household from sinking into chaos, Elizabeth loves to travel, read, cook, ride her bike when she can, volunteer as treasurer for a community orchestra, and she enjoys doing anything but crafts with her two young and most wonderful children.