Ask Me Anything about why international affairs matter at a Fortune 500 company, working at the State Department, and the value of professional relationships.
WHEN Thursday | 1 Nov, 2:00 PM
WHERE 257 HRCB
Jenny Olson is a senior intelligence analyst at Nike, where she monitors geopolitical issues, international threats, and economic trends to ensure the security of Nike, Inc. assets, travelers, and athletes. Prior to Nike, Olson worked in a variety of roles at the State Department, including her first job out of BYU in the Office of Public Engagement, coordinating events for the secretary of state and other senior diplomats. She then served as a watch officer in the State Department Operations Center, where she supported Secretary of State John Kerry during international crises; and most recently, Olson managed public affairs in the Bureau of Counterterrorism at State. She received a BA in communications with a public relations emphasis from BYU and is fluent in Portuguese and sneaker talk.