Alex olsen

Volunteer Cultivation Lab Fellow

Alex Olsen oversees LPP’s newest sustainability initiative, Volunteer Cultivation Lab (VCL). As VCL Fellow, she recruits, manages, and stewards a body of professional and student volunteers interested in donating their time and talents to Lucky Plush. After earning her BA in Dance at the University of Kansas, Alex recently moved to Chicago to attend Northwestern University where she will earn her Master’s of Science in Leadership for Creative Enterprises. In March 2018, Alex directed, produced, and choreographed Boundless, a dance showcase focused on women’s community and empowerment. She also served as an apprentice with James Moreno on Marginalia: An Evening of Dance which premiered at Links Hall Chicago in October 2017. In the future, Alex hopes to become a company manager for a theater dance company focused on collaboration and social awareness.