Mrs. Olsen grew up in Edina, Minnesota, attending Our Lady of Grace Catholic School and Benilde Saint Margaret’s High School. She attended the College of St. Benedict majoring in art and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree. Mrs. Olsen also holds a Master’s degree in Art and Education from St. Catherine University in St. Paul, Minnesota. Professionally, she has taught printmaking workshops in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, was employed at a graphic design studio in Dublin, Ireland and taught art classes at Blessed Trinity Catholic School in Richfield. Today, she continues her teaching career at St. Joe’s and states, “There is no better job than working with children and exploring the wonderful world of art through innocent eyes”. A product of Catholic Schools, she now shares the joys of a faith based education with her three children who also attend St. Joseph Catholic School.
Phone: 952-442-4500 x210
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