Olivia is passionate about communicating information and providing resources that aid educators, caregivers, and students with literacy learning. She earned her bachelor’s degree in English and creative writing from the University of Iowa. While working at the Iowa Reading Research Center as an undergraduate student, Olivia was a writer for the Varied Practice Reading project. In their current position, Olivia contributes to social media and other communications initiatives. Outside of work, she enjoys reading, writing poetry, cooking, art-making, and biking.