Year inducted: 2017
Primary patrol: Wild Mountain
Olsen joined the ski patrol in 1971 and is currently an active member. He serves as an OEC instructor and OEC IT, and is currently a patrol director, and previously was assistant national chair. He received National Appointment Number 6857.
He has served as the NSP WEC/OEC supervisor and was co-author and instrumental in the conversion to WEC and OEC.
He received a Central Division Lifetime Achievement Award, Yellow Merit Star, Silver Merit Star, Gold Merit Star, and a Distinguished Service Award.