Olivia was born in Santa Cruz, California, and raised in Yakima, Washington. She graduated from Washington State University (B.A. in Philosophy and History, 2020), and attended Gonzaga University School of Law (2023). She is a member of the Women’s Law Caucus and the History Honors Society. After passing the bar in July 2023, she relocated to Olympia and is excited to be a member of the community.
Education & Experience
During law school, Olivia was a Law Clerk in the Gonzaga University Federal Taxpayer Clinic where she represented taxpayers in their disputes with the IRS. She was also a volunteer at the Gonzaga Name and Gender ID Change Clinic. In her last year of law school, Olivia worked as an in-house extern for the Seattle-based startup, Glowforge. Her passion for business grew, and she is now putting an emphasis on business law in her practice as an Associate Attorney.
Olivia is passionate about animals and has volunteered with the Yakima Valley Pet Rescue and S.C.R.A.P.S. in Spokane. She has two rescue dogs of her own, Fern and Birdie, and hopes to save many more. Her dream is to open a rescue for senior chihuahuas one day with her partner, Eli.