Emily Olson oversees thought leadership strategy for American Forests CEO Jad Daley. Through published articles, news interviews, social media, speaking events and strategic partnerships, Emily aims to establish American Forests and its staff as industry leaders, movement builders and critical climate conveners. Prior to joining American Forests, Olson worked across mediums (and across the country) as an international journalist. Most recently, she covered major U.S. news events such as the 2020 presidential election for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Olson holds a Master of Science in Journalism from the University of Oregon. She’s based in Washington DC.