Olivia grew up on a corn, soybean, and beef cow/calf farm in Northwestern Illinois. She was a ten-year 4-H member in Carroll County, and a five-year FFA member at West Carroll High School. Throughout her high school career, she participated in many leadership conferences and competitions. She served as the president of her school's FFA chapter for two years, the treasurer of the Carroll County 4-H boots n spurs equine club for three years, and the reporter of her 4-H club for two years. Currently, Olivia attends college at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign and is pursuing a bachelor's degree in agricultural communications. She lives at the 4-H House Cooperative Sorority and serves as the ACES Council external relations chair. She is so excited for her upcoming service as the collegiate representative to the Illinois 4-H Foundation Board.