Dr. Olson grew up in northwest Indiana and received a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Wabash College. Dr. Olson received a master’s degree in psychology from Idaho State University and a PhD in clinical child psychology from West Virginia University. He completed a doctoral internship at Richard Hutchings Psychiatric Center in Syracuse, New York. Dr. Olson is a licensed psychologist and board-certified behavior analyst.
Dr. Olson joined the residency program in 2011. He has a private psychology practice in Marquette and prior to that was employed at Pathways Community Mental Health for 19 years in various clinical, supervisory, and organizational roles.