As Director of Human Resources, Mrs. Olson and her team oversee recruitment, employee relations, training, and administration of wage, salary, medical, and employee benefits issues. Hired in 2008, Mrs. Olson has over 15 years of professional experience specializing in various aspects of Human Resources both in the public and private sectors. Prior to her service with the Town, Mrs. Olson worked with Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, Palm Beach State College, Vanderbilt University and Medical Center, and the School District of Palm Beach County.
A native Floridian, Mrs. Olson earned her Master’s Degree in Organizational Management from the University of Phoenix and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration with a minor in Computer Science from the Florida State University. She also holds the Senior Professional Human Resource (SPHR) designation reserved for leading professionals in the field with progressive professional Human Resource experience including strategic business management, workforce planning and employment, human resource development, total compensation and rewards, employee and labor relations, and employee benefit management.