Washington and Oregon
Hails from: Minnesota
Activities: Getting her hopes up every year for a Minnesota Vikings Super Bowl win, retired beer league hockey player, writing, talar svenska
Volunteer work: Served on various LGBT boards of directors, shift volunteer at a youth drop-in shelter
Fun facts: Graduated high school in a class of 10, three of which had the last name of Olson but were not related (please see Hails From)
Favorite drink: Whiskey and coconut water, but not together
Degree: BA from Moorhead State University; MA work at University of Minnesota
Favorite nonprofit: Kiva. Micro loans show that small gestures can have a huge impact.