Olivia is from Kansas (she was born there) and Switzerland (she has mostly lived there). Apart from eating cheese and chocolate and fangirling over the Branford squirrels, Olivia is a big Liverpool Football Club supporter and loves reading high fantasy–especially anything J.R.R. Tolkien. Academics-wise, she is pursuing her interests in communication and corporate responsibility through the Environmental Studies major with a concentration in Environmental Policy and a certificate in Advanced Language Study in French.
During her time at Yale, Olivia has shown her love for her college as a Branford Aide and member of the Branford College Council She hopes to see you at Monday-night meetings, where the free food is a definite plus! Outside of Branford, Olivia has spent her time as a Co-President of the Dwight Hall Socially Responsible Investment Fund, as Executive Manager of the Yale Student Energy Association, and as a volunteer for the American Red Cross at Yale. She is passionate about disability advocacy and is a member of Disability Empowerment at Yale.
Olivia can’t wait to welcome you all to campus!! Boola Boola!! :)